Monthly Archives: February 2017

Museum and Exhibition Design Student Seminar

Tweet Last week Special Collections held a seminar for MA students taking a module in Museum and Exhibition Design. The purpose of the seminar was to examine the preservation requirements of historic objects and how these requirements might affect exhibition … Continue reading

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The Briggs-Blake-Zurbrugg Memorial Library

Tweet  We are very proud to announce that the Briggs-Blake-Zurbrugg Memorial Library has arrived in the archive and is now in situ. Once housed at the heart of the School of English in the Clephan building the care and maintenance of the … Continue reading

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Love in the Archives

Tweet To celebrate Valentine’s Day we have collated a selection of love themed material from Special Collections. Our collection of women’s magazines include many short stories of a romantic nature:                   Our … Continue reading

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#LoveInternational24

Tweet From 12pm today Hawthorne Square at DMU is the site for a 24 hour Love International vigil. Created by Vice-Chancellor, Dominic Shellard, the event is an impassioned response to the many concerned voices of staff and students on the latest developments on the global political stage. The … Continue reading

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