Institute of Historical Research

History Libraries & Research Open Day 2015

After the success of this year's inaugural event, the IHR Library and Senate House Library are putting on another opportunity for postgraduate students and early career researchers to meet and learn about libraries and archives.

Latest VCH red book to launch this autumn

A launch for the latest VCH red book in Shropshire and autumn’s Marc Fitch Lecture will take place on 24 October at the Church of St Mary the Virgin in Shrewsbury. All welcome to attend.

Today at the Institute

IHR closure, 14th October 2014

For security reasons the IHR will be closed to readers on 14 October 2014 due to a visit by the Chancellor. We apologise for any inconvenience.

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