History of Libraries

Venue: Warburg Lecture theatre, Warburg Institute, Woburn Square, London, WC1H 0AB unless otherwise stated

Time: Tuesdays 17:30

Convenors: Giles Mandelbrote (Lambeth Palace Library); Keith A. Manley (National Trust); Raphaële Mouren (Warburg Institute); Isabel Rivers (Queen Mary)

These seminars are jointly sponsored by the Institute of English Studies, the Institute of Historical Research, the Warburg Institute and the Library & Information History Group of CILIP.

Autumn Term 2018
DateSeminar details
2 October
17:30
The Readers of the National Library of Wales, 1909-16
Calista Williams (University of Aberystwyth)
Warburg Institute, Woburn Square, London WC1H 0AB

6 November
17:30
The Problem of Reconstructing a Seventeenth Century Scholarly Library: the Case of Lord George Douglas’s Collection
W. A. Kelly (Formerly National Library of Scotland)
Warburg Institute, Woburn Square, London WC1H 0AB

4 December
17:30
The sinking library: Albani manuscripts from Rome to Hamburg
Antonio Becchi (Max Planck Institute, Berlin, & Warburg Institute)
Warburg Institute, Woburn Square, London WC1H 0AB