A guest blog post by Irene Diego-Rodríguez, University of Alcalá  During the Middle Ages, it was assumed that man was a microcosm of the universe and, as a result, medieval society merged the art of Astrology with a wide… Read More ›
Archives and Special Collections
This category is used for posts created by archives and special collections staff from August 2016.
A guest blog post by Shauna Haynes, Renaissance Art MLitt work placement student Following on from my initial exploration of author portraits in the Hunterian Library, my second blog focuses on some other features of the Quintus Curtius: History of… Read More ›
This guest post is an accompaniment to the Flickr set “Seeing the Reformation: Religion and the Printed Image in Early Modern Europe” and was written by Jarkko Tanninen, Junior Honours in History of Art on Student Placement in Archives and… Read More ›
This month’s Cataloguing Forum met on the 12th April to discuss appraisal, focusing on a recent survey of a collection within the Scottish Brewing Archive. Pictured below are just some of the items from this extensive collection. … Read More ›