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Tue 24 Oct 2017
11:30 - 12:15

Venue: Cambridge University Library, Manuscripts Reading Room

Provided by: Cambridge University Libraries


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October 2016


October 2017



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Handling Medieval and Modern Manuscripts
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Tue 24 Oct 2017

Description

An introduction to the correct handling procedures for modern and medieval manuscripts, with demonstrations of how to use rests, cushions and weights, and how to deal with damaged or fragile materials, using items from the University Library collections.

Target audience

Users of the Manuscripts Reading Room

Sessions

Number of sessions: 1

# Date Time Venue Trainers
1 Tue 24 Oct 2017   11:30 - 12:15 11:30 - 12:15 Cambridge University Library, Manuscripts Reading Room map Emma Saunders ,  James Freeman
Format

Demonstrations

Duration

30 to 45 minutes

Frequency

Twice per term


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