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Workshops and Classes: iSkills: Discovering archives at the Bodleian

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Bodleian iSkills: Discovering archives at the Bodleian  **NEW WORKSHOP**

This session will introduce participants to the key catalogues and finding aids for post-1500 archives and manuscripts at the Bodleian. In particular the session will focus on Bodleian Archives and Manuscripts, the new online catalogue for post-1500 archives and manuscripts. The session will also briefly introduce some of the major UK online gateways for discovering archives.

Subjects to be 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

Thursday 21 November  10.00-11.00 Social Science Library, Information Skills Training Room > Book here


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Presenters:  Matthew Neely

Format:  Presentation with practical exercises

What you will need? A computer will be provided. If you prefer to bring your own laptop, please read our guidance notes.

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