A guest blog post by Clara Newkirk, a University of Strathclyde MSc Information and Library Studies student on placement in Archives and Special Collections during semester 2, working on Sp Coll RB 5118, recently purchased from Christian White, Modernfirsteditions Ltd…. Read More ›
A guest blog post by Esther Lucy Janes, a postgraduate Information Management and Preservation on placement in Archives and Special Collections. As the UK teeters in and out of new COVID-19 restrictions, the aspiration of normality by Christmas, looks more… Read More ›
A guest post by Esther Lucy Janes, a postgraduate Information Management and Preservation student, on placement in Archives and Special Collections. Community commemoration: The First World War Centenary at Glasgow University As Remembrance Day approaches communities will be preparing to… Read More ›
Archiving: Breaching barriers, and beyond the closed doors: Scottish Theatre Archive in lockdown (but not completely).
A guest blog post by Sian MacGregor. Alongside many buildings and facilities, Scottish Theatre Archive within the Special Collections was closed in March 2020 due to the Covid-19 pandemic. Nevertheless, one researcher reflects here on how accessing and utilising archives… Read More ›
Blog post contributed by Catriona Perry, Graduate Trainee, Archives &Special Collections Edwin Morgan (1920-2010) was Glasgow’s first Poet Laureate and Scotland’s first National Poet (The Scots Makar), and had a long association with the University of Glasgow. To mark the… Read More ›
Blog post by Megan Hon, Junior Honours student majoring in History of Art, on placement in Special Collections From January to March 2017, I was very lucky to be offered a placement at the University Library Archives and Special… Read More ›