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Library CLOSED Friday

The Library will be closed on Friday 19 May so that staff can attend the Société Jersiaise visit to the Société d'Histoire et d'Archéologie de l'Arrondissement de Saint-Malo (SHAASM). Apologies for any inconvenience.

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Booksale

Sale of surplus book-stock and ex-Library books in the Members' Room 12-15 pm. Tea and coffee available. Library closed 12-3 pm.

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Liberation Day 9 May

The Société Jersiaise is closed for Liberation Day. However if you are visiting this week, you are welcome to browse the large collection…

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New in the Library

Map of a Nation : a biography of the Ordnance Survey by Rachel Hewitt (Granta, 2010) is a fascinating account…

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St Valentine's Day

The tradition of sending often anonymous cards for St Valentine's Day became popular in Victorian times, and the Lord Coutanche…

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Library open again

The Library has reopened after stocktaking. We have a selection of new books and we look forward to assisting you…

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Library Closed Period

The Library is closed until 30th January for stock taking purposes.

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Season's Greetings

'The ministering angels' by Andreas Müller, engraved by William Ridgway, in The Holy Bible with a devotional and practical commentary,…

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New in the Library : facsimile of the Cartulaire of Mont-Saint-Michel

Cartulaire de Mont-Saint-Michel : Fac-similé du manuscrit 210 de la Bibliothèque municipale d'Avranches,  (Les Amis du Mont-Saint-Michel, 2005) The monks of Mont-Saint-Michel…

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British Newspaper Archive

The British Newspaper Archive is now available in the Library. Easily searchable, it offers full-text access to the…

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