Today is International Day of Women and Girls in Science, an event recognised to encourage the development of women in an underrepresented industry. According to the United Nations, a study conducted in 14 countries states that, “the probability for… Read More ›
Archives and Special Collections
This category is used for posts created by archives and special collections staff from August 2016.
It’s Color Our Collections week again (5-9 February), a week where archives, special collections and libraries encourage you to explore, colour and connect with our collections. 2018 marks the 300th anniversary of the birth of Dr William Hunter (1718-1783) and we’ve… Read More ›
Did you know that the University of Glasgow used to be its own constituency? And that graduates got an extra vote? Today, as we commemorate the Centenary of the Act that first gave the vote to some women, University of… Read More ›
Thank you! Today is my last working day as Project Manager for ‘William Hunter’s Library: A Transcription of the Early Catalogues’. It has been a personally rewarding year in which I’ve worked with a fantastic team at the University of… Read More ›
Papers of Professor Archibald Allan Bowman (1883-1936) (GB 248 DC 077) Archibald Allan Bowman graduated from the University in 1905, was Assistant to the Professor of Logic from 1906-1912, and returned as Professor of Logic and Rhetoric from 1925-1927, and… Read More ›