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Abstract art from Kettle’s Yard now on display at Cambridge University Library

17 October 2016

A new exhibition of abstract art from Kettle’s Yard’s is now on display in the Entrance Hall of the main University Library, a partnership to celebrate both Kettle’s Yard’s 50th and Cambridge University Library’s 600th anniversaries. In Search of New Forms draws on Kettle’s Yard’s extensive collection holdings of abstract...

Newly digitised archive sheds light on 19th-century astronomical phenomenon

12 October 2016

This month sees the launch of a new collection on the Cambridge Digital Library, drawing on Cambridge University Library archives and the private collection of Dr Charlotte Tupman to give a vivid account of the British expeditions of 1874 to observe the rare astronomical phenomenon of the transit of Venus. Occurring in...

Lumie lights to shine on at Cambridge University Library

11 October 2016

The Lumie bright lights that have been piloted at Cambridge University Library since the start of the 2015/16 academic year have been so well received they are now set to stay. The project was trialled initially as part of the programme for the 2016 e-Luminate Cambridge Festival which both Lumie and Cambridge University...

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