Lord Coutanche Library

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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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New in the Library: Continental Connections

Continental Connections: exploring cross-Channel relationships from the Mesolithic to the Iron Age, edited by H. Anderson-Whymark, D. Garrow & F.Sturt (2015) examines the…

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