Newton’s apple tree

22 February 2012 by

As we prepare for the launch of the Society’s new picture database there’s plenty to do in scanning and cataloguing…

Alienists

3 February 2012 by

You can get archival treasures in the dullest of wrappings. I recently opened an undistinguished and frankly scuffed-looking ledger marked…

We’ve been framed…

8 November 2011 by

Part of our Reading Room routine involves checking manuscripts in and out as readers conduct their research. That gives members…

Crystal ball

7 July 2011 by

Summer Science Exhibition is upon us and as exhibitors set up on Monday morning, things were already looking very exciting….