How the IHR is supporting historians during lockdown

In this period of uncertainty and closures, the IHR looks to support historians, and their research, with a range of digital initiatives.

July 2020: IHR Historical Research Lecture

'Writing histories of 2020: responses and perspectives'

5pm, 29 July: with Claire Langhamer (Sussex), Kevin Siena (Trent, Ontario) and Richard Vinen (KCL)

Online events: June & July 2020

The IHR's events programme is now online via Zoom. We have workshops, training sessions and conferences available, with more to be added over the Summer.

June 2020: IHR Partnership Seminars. A New Programme

IHR Partnership Seminars connect historians nationally and internationally. We now invite applications for 3 new seminar series, to start in January 2021.

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Our monthly news update covers what's going on and what's coming up at the #VirtualIHR. It's delivered at the end of each month by email.

May 2020: more Open Access books available

275 book chapters and 20 volumes, published by IHR and University of London Press, now available free, Open Access. Selected volumes published between 2012-20.

April 2020: New guide to Open and Free Access Research Materials

The IHR has created an extensive guide to Open and Free Access Materials for online historical research, in response to the closure of libraries & archives.

March 2020: Free access to all British History Online content

To 30 September 2020 we're making all transcribed BHO content freely available for individual users. This adds 200 volumes of primary materials for research.

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