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24 October - 11 April 2015
Exhibition: Private lives of print: the use and abuse of books 1450-1550
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In the Spotlight

Cambridge Poetry Collection, 22-28 November

'Cambridge Poetry Collection', a celebration of Cambridge poetry, features performances by Richard Berengarten, John James, Mark Ford and former Archbishop of Canterbury, Rowan Williams, among many others. Two of the events will be hosted by the University Library: launches of a new book by Clive Wilmer, and of a 'Selected Poems' by Nicholas Moore (1918-1986). Both poets are represented in the Library's collections of modern literary manuscripts.

Full programme here...
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21st November 2014

University Library welcomes visit from Commonwealth Essay Competition winners
The winners and runners-up of the world’s oldest international schools’ writing contest, the Commonwealth Essay Competition, visited the University Library Royal Commonwealth Society collections during a week-long visit to the UK that included a special award ceremony at Buckingham Palace.

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New books
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