Lord Coutanche Library

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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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New in the Library

Decoding Neolithic Atlantic & Mediterranean island ritual / ed. George Nash and Andrew Townsend (Oxbow 2015) Includes 'Re-viewing the megaliths of…

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New in the Library

Lexicon of Sark Norman French, by Anthony J. Liddicoat. (Lincom Europa, 2001) Sark Norman Fench, known as Sercquiais, is a variety…

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New in the Library

Frederick Sands Retrospective 100: 1916-2016. A fine catalogue of the exhibition currently showing at the Jersey Arts Centre. Thanks to a…

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Library open again

The Lord Coutanche Library is open again after the annual stocktake. Come on in out of the rain!

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New in the Library : Islands of the Mind

Islands of the Mind : how the human imagination created the Atlantic world (Palgrave, 2004). John R. Gillis explores the human…

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New in the Library : the Vikings and our place names

Three well-illustrated books by Jean Renault show how much the Vikings have influenced place names in the Channel Island and…

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New in the Library

Inspired to Teach  tells the story of the Salisbury Training College (College of Sarum St Michael) 1841-1978. Many Jersey teachers…

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New in the Library: underwater archaeology

Oceans  Odyssey 2, ed. Greg  Stemm & Sean Kingsley presents the results of the discovery and archaeological survey of ten…

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Finding fiefs

The Library holds Charles Steven's 1976 map of the known Fiefs of Jersey

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