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Major new digital resource for the India Office Records

Tuesday, January 17, 2017

A major new digital resource has just become available for researching the East India Company and the India Office. You can now take an online journey through 350 years of history, from the foundation of the East India Company to...

Local Data Company shows coffee shops on a high

Tuesday, January 17, 2017

Pubs are down while coffee shops are up according to a fascinating article on the BBC website today, Coffee shops on the march as pubs decline, town centre data shows.

2017 / 2018 British Library PhD Placements

Monday, January 16, 2017

Rachel Tavernor is a Media and Cultural Studies PhD Researcher at the University of Sussex. In this post, she discusses her PhD Placement at the British Library. At the start of 2016, I did not imagine that I would be...

Listen to and tag thousands of music tracks on Europeana's radio player

Monday, January 16, 2017

Europeana Sounds, a project that connects digital sound archives across Europe, has just launched an interactive radio player. Now you can enjoy listening to 200,000 music tracks, and while listening, add labels to help other listeners to find recordings. The...

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