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2002

  • Viceroys & Chief Secretaries - the Bodleian Library highlights a group of collections relating to the British government of Ireland
  • Questionnaire - we invited visitors to complete our prize draw questionnaire.
  • The Big Draw - highlighting descriptions with artistic content, as part of "The Big Draw", October 16th - 23rd, 2002.
  • Dirty Linen - domestic science and women's education; the exhibition at the Women's Library ran from 26th September to the 21st December 2002.
  • A Cabinet of Curiosities - some of our more curious collections
  • Collections relating to Sport; the Commonwealth Games opening ceremony was July 25th 2002
  • Science Year; Science Year ran from September 2001 to August 2002
  • Museums and Galleries Month
  • Scottish Brewing Archive, celebrating its 20th anniversary
  • World Book Day; Unesco's World Book Day is on March 14th
  • Collections relating to the scientist Solly Zuckerman (1904-1993)
  • Collections relating to Scottish poet Robert Burns (1759-1796); Burn's Night is January 25th

2001

  • Christmas selection
  • Collections relating to novelist and poet D H Lawrence (1885-1930); exhibition at the University of Nottingham's new D H Lawrence Pavilion
  • Black History Month
  • Papers of Manchester-born, Oscar-winning actor Robert Donat (1905-1958); exhibition at the John Rylands University Library of Manchester
image of penguinEmperor penguin with the steam yacht Discovery. British National Antarctic Expedition 1901-1904.
Image copyright Scott Polar Research Institute, University of Cambridge