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Workshops and Classes: iSkills: Discovering archives at the Bodleian Libraries

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Bodleian iSkills: Discovering archives at the Bodleian Libraries

For Trinity Term a pre-recorded video of this workshop presentation is available, introducing participants to the key catalogues and finding aids for post-1500 archives and manuscripts at the Bodleian Libraries.The video focuses in particular on Bodleian Archives and Manuscripts, the new online catalogue for post-1500 archives and manuscripts. It also briefly introduces some of the major UK online gateways for discovering archives.

Subjects covered include:

  • How to use the Bodleian Archives and Manuscripts online catalogue
  • How to use the Bodleian’s Summary Catalogue of Western Manuscripts
  • Other printed archive catalogues in the Bodleian
  • National archive gateways

Intended Audience:  Postgraduates, researchers, academics and anyone interested in the topic

Dates and booking

No live session in Trinity Term 2021 View the Pre-recorded Video

Notice of recording

We will record each live online training session for accessibility and inclusivity reasons. The recording will include what appears on the screen, the audio stream, and the content of the chat panel, and will be shared with all attendees after the session. It may also be put onto Canvas (Oxford University’s virtual learning environment) where it will be available to anyone who has an SSO.

A pre-recorded video of this workshop presentation is available.

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Presenters:  Matthew Neely

Format:  Pre-recorded Video


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