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Oracle bones and unseen beauty: wonders of priceless Chinese collection now online

23 July 2015

A banknote from 1380 that threatens decapitation, a set of 17th-century prints so delicate they had never been opened, and 3000-year-old ‘oracle bones’ are now freely available for the world to view on the Cambridge Digital Library . The treasures of Cambridge University Library’s Chinese collections are the latest...

Panoramas and watercolours among first items added to new Royal Commonwealth Society collection on Cambridge Digital Library

30 June 2015

This month sees the launch of a new Royal Commonwealth Society collection on Cambridge Digital Library, with an initial selection of fascinating items available online for free to anyone with an internet connection. The Royal Commonwealth Society (RCS) Library collections are a treasure-trove of information, pictorial and...