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The University of London Library during the Second World War : DELETED

01 May 2012, 17:30 - 19:30

Event Type: Seminar


Dr. Karen Attar (Senate House Library)



While London's Senate House is best known for the period 1939-1945 as the home of the Ministry of Information, the University of London Library continued to operate there. This paper describes its operations during the war years, from regular library activity such as acquisitions to wartime precautions, air raids, and its relations with the Ministry.

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