Following the success of Dr Anita Quye’s appeal to crowdsource #perkinpatterns for her Dye-Versity project we are now asking you to have a dig in your collections and share any Waterloo battlefield photographs with the University of Glasgow’s Professor Tony… Read More ›
Archives and Special Collections
This category is used for posts created by archives and special collections staff from August 2016.
Guest blog post by Dr Paul Maloney, (School of Culture and Creative Arts Honorary Research Fellow, University of Glasgow), and Professor Adrienne Scullion (School of Culture and Creative Arts Visiting Professor, University of Glasgow) The Glasgow Jewish Institute Players Project… Read More ›
This afternoon marks the final day of graduations for the class of 2017. Today’s ceremony will be taking place at our Dumfries Campus, where students from the School of Interdisciplinary Studies will be receiving their degrees. Congratulations to all of… Read More ›
Blog post by Jennifer Young, Project Assistant, William Hunter’s Library: A Transcription of the Early Catalogues
29 June 2017 is the 85th anniversary of the birth of the critic, educator and poet Philip Hobsbaum. To mark the occasion, we are publishing a detailed catalogue of the Group Papers (MS Hobsbaum C) His entry in the Oxford… Read More ›
Today’s medical graduates share one graduation day, but in 1917 there were two: the 6th of April (Good Friday) and the 21st of July. The added early graduation was due to the First World War, which created an urgent need… Read More ›