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Autumn Lunchtime Lectures 2017

Here are the details for the 2017 Autumn Lunchtime Lectures. They are every Wednesday from 13.15 to 13.45 between the 18th of October and the 6th of December. Please come along to 7 Pier Road in the Member's Room.

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New in the Library

On our recent trip to Saint-Malo we were presented with a fascinating and beautifully-illustrated book on the history and social…

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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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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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