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Vivien Leigh archive acquired by the V&A

August 14, 2013


The Victoria and Albert Museum in London has purchased the personal archive of British actress Vivien Leigh. The archive includes, letters, scripts, and various mementos of Miss Leigh’s life and career, and should be of great interest to anybody researching 20th Century theatre and movies.  More can be found via this link:  Vivien Leigh archive […]

Library Internship – Whitechapel Art Gallery

August 2, 2012


If any students are interested in art and design information and exhibition catalogues, the Whitechapel Art Gallery in London has an internship available to help further organise their curatorial collection of books. Their main task is to devise a labeling/marking system to make the books more accessible to staff.  The person selected would work closely […]

Website We Like – That’s Not Online!

May 21, 2012


Despite the thousands and thousands of amazing things available online, there are still a huge number of items that are only available in special collections, undigitised. That’s Not Online! is a blog that focusses on “Library collections, archives and other information that aren’t accessible online, and how to find them”. There’s a fascinating list of […]