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Apps for smartphones and tablets

Please note that as of September 2013 Treasures and Royal Manuscripts will no longer be available in the Apple and Android stores, as Toura have withdrawn support. These apps will no longer be updated, and so may stop working on future iOS/Android operating systems. Some content, such as the videos streamed from Toura’s servers, will cease to function.

Thank you to everyone who downloaded Treasures since its launch in January 2011.

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Royal Manuscripts - 58 outstanding royal manuscripts, 500 high-resolution images, expert videos, in one luxurious app.

Treasures app

Treasures - The app features over 100 highlights, including literary, historical, music-related and scientific documents - alongside illuminated manuscripts and sacred texts.

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British Library 19th Century Historical Collection iPad App - Discover over 60,000 historical titles from the British Library's 19th century book collection.


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eBook Treasures - The British Library's remarkable 'eBook Treasures' series allows users to explore some of the British Library's most treasured manuscripts in detail, together with text, video and audio interpretation.

iPhone Royal App

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