Botanical Illustrations are not only pretty – they remain relevant today
Posted by Karin Li in Library and Learning Services on May 12, 2023
As the University has announced an exciting programme of Summer events at the Botanic Gardens in Oadby, we explore the art of botanical illustration through our Special Collections.
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UK Disability History Month 2022: Uncovering the history of the Fielding Johnson Building
Posted by Simon Dixon in Library and Learning Services on November 24, 2022
16 November to 16 December 2022 is UK Disability History Month, an annual event creating a platform to focus on the history of the rights and dignity of disabled people. Over the next few weeks, we will be highlighting some aspects of our collections relating to the history of disability. Some of the collection items […]
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