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British Library Open Days

By 17th October 2018 No Comments

Doctoral Open Days for PhD students at the British Library Knowledge Centre, London

The British Library is running a series of Open Days for doctoral students between December 2018 and March 2019. The Doctoral Open Days are a chance for PhD students who are new to the British Library to learn how to make the most of the research materials on offer, get to grips with the practicalities of using the Library and its services, and to find out how to navigate their physical and online collections. This is also a great opportunity to meet the staff at the British Library and network with other researchers across a national platform.

Each day concentrates on a different aspect of the Library’s collections and most take an inter-disciplinary approach.

Further details of each of the Open Days can be found on the British Library website or by clicking on the images below. Each Open day costs £10.00 and includes lunch and refreshments.

Music Collections

Tuesday 4 December

Asian and African Collections

Monday 14 January

Social Sciences Collections

Friday 18 January

17th-18th Century Collections

Monday 21 January

Boston Spa and Beyond

Wednesday 30 January

19th Century Collections

Monday 18 February

20th & 21st Century Collections

Monday 25 February

Pre-1600s Collections

Monday 4 March

The Americas Collections

Monday 18 March

All events take place in the British Library Knowledge Centre at St Pancras, London, with the exception of the Boston Spa and Beyond Open Day, which will take place at the Library’s site in Yorkshire (please click on the Boston Spa and Beyond link for further information).