National Biography Award Lecture: 'Unauthorised' with Tom DC Roberts

In this year’s lecture, Tom DC Roberts explores how his ‘unauthorised’ biography of Sir Keith compares to previous ‘approved’ biographies, and how other subjects who have also had multiple biographers have had very different ‘lives’ created as a result. 

 

Eresource update: Historical newspaper archives - TILE

The contrasting style and scope of The Telegraph Historical Archive (1855-2000) and the Daily Mail Historical Archive (1896-2004) form a great comparison for researching topics like politics, women’s studies and social history.

Talking Deadly: My Grandmother's Lingo

Join Jake Duczynski for Talking Deadly as he discusses the making of My Grandmother’s Lingo, a Walkley Award-winning animation revitalising Marra language.

Jackie Film Screening

Natalie Portman portrays First Lady Jacqueline Kennedy following the assassination of President John F. Kennedy in the 2016 film Jackie. She fights through grief and trauma to regain her faith, console her children, and define her husband's historic legacy.

Recent acquisitions on printing and papermaking

The Library actively collects material relating to the publishing industry, including the history of printing, paper making, book binding, intaglio, lithography and other production techniques.

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