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Anyone can view our printed, manuscript and archive collections at King's Meadow Campus.
A free iBook showcasing some of the treasures held in Manuscripts and Special Collections, with a range of short articles illustrated with images, sound and video.
It includes mediaeval manuscripts, archives, maps, posters, photographs, rare printed books and music and covers the globe from Iceland to China by way of Nottingham and the Soviet Union. Notable personalities featured include Robin Hood and DH Lawrence and it introduces the father of English geology, William Smith, and one of the world’s first ornithologists, Francis Willughby.
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This exhibition of printed books and material from literary archives, celebrates Nottingham's status as a City of Literature, highlighting the work of Nottinghamshire writers and the treasures to be found in the collections of local literature lovers.
8 September 2017 - 3 December 2017More information
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Notable Nottingham Alumni: Raja Azlan Shah
Collected Words: From the Literary Collections at the University of Nottingham
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