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Event Date: 20th Nov 2015 | 09:30

IMLR Research Training: Wiener Library Seminar

29 Russell Square, London WC1B 5DP, Wiener Library, 29 Russell Square

Speakers:
Howard Falksohn (Wiener Library); Clare George (Miller Archivist, IMLR); Toby Simpson (Research Fellow, Wiener Library)
9.30 -10.00 Registration: Participants to gather in the Weldon Room
10.00-12.00 Archive Skills training with the Wiener Library's longstanding archivist Howard Falksohn. This training session will help students acquire skills to locate archival material on subjects including: the Holocaust, twentieth-century German history and European Jewish culture. It will also provide students with skills to access these materials and make use of their content. The session will be followed by the tour of the Wiener Library. This begins with a group tour of the Library's exhibition, following on a tour of the Wolfson Reading Room. After this there will also be an opportunity for smaller groups to visit the library collections in the basement.
12.00 Break
2.00-3.00   3.00-4.00 Seminar led by Toby Simpson (Research Fellow, Wiener Library). The seminar will focus on the current exhibition. Seminar led by Clare George (Miller Archivist, IMLR). The seminar will focus on the exile collections in the University of London’s Germanic Studies
   *Places for these sessions are limited, so please book a place via email at info@wienerlibrary.co.uk or by calling 0207 636 7247. 

Posted: 9th Oct 2015 | 15:15

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