Detained in Douglas

18 September 2018 by

Prior to the Second World War, many German, Italian or Austrian nationals lived and worked in the UK. As the…

Boyle’s second list

11 September 2018 by

Robert Boyle’s ‘to-do list’ remains one of our most popular blogposts on the Repository, and the original manuscript is a…

Chemists in demand

21 August 2018 by

As a new cataloguer at the Royal Society, I’m relishing the opportunity to handle some wonderful and historically significant records…

Paths of discovery

7 August 2018 by

As my time as an intern at the Royal Society comes to an end, I’d like to take the opportunity…

Satellite insights

24 July 2018 by

Having recently joined the Royal Society as the new Modern Records Archivist, I’m finding myself very much in awe of…