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28 November 2014 Sound and vision
The British Library Centre for Conservation contains a number of transfer studios in which a small but dedicated band of audio engineers are employed to convert at-risk analogue formats to high-resolution wav files, wav files being the Library's archival medium...
28 November 2014 Science
An introduction to the Access to Understanding web resource, which provides guidance on how to write a plain English summary. The 2015 Access to Understanding science writing competition is now open for entries. The British Library, Europe PMC and eLife...
28 November 2014 Digital scholarship
For the second year running, the British Library Doctoral Student's Open Day programme includes a day dedicated to Digital Scholarship. This will take place on 23 January 2015 from 10:00 to 16:30 at the British Library Conference Centre. Coordinated by...
28 November 2014 European studies
One of the display cases in our current Gothic Exhibition shows a collection of books whose fame today rests largely on their being mentioned in a novel by Jane Austen (much like Kotzebue’s Lovers’ Vows, discussed in an earlier post)....
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