Research seminars at the IHR

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If you have ever attended a seminar or see the tremendous value that they offer, please consider donating to the programme.

IHR seminars are free and open to all - advance booking is not required. Check each week for room or programme changes.

External history related events can be found or publicised on our HistEvents website at






Annual Pollard Prize (sponsored by Blackwell Publishing Ltd.) for the best paper presented at an Institute of Historical Research seminar by a postgraduate student or by a researcher within one year of completing the PhD. For details, see the Awards and funding page.

Note for seminar convenors: you can now download the seminar convenors' guidelines, the seminar expenses claim form and SAS Event Recording License Consent Form.