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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.
Available from itunes
10 May - 25 August 2019
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MRI Collections Project: the papers of Brian Worthington
Lady Chatterley’s Cuttings
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MRI Collections Project: Sir Peter Mansfield’s research papers
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