Flowers of romance

28 April 2020 by

While the Royal Society Library is closed because of COVID-19, Library team members are busily working from home on a…

King Lion

21 April 2020 by

For as long as there have been learned societies there have been banquets, dinners and dining clubs for the members….

Line of flight

24 March 2020 by

A little girl turns the pages of a decorated book in a deserted sitting-room, poring over its frozen vignettes: ‘Each…


25 February 2020 by

Anyone who has been on a tour of our Library will likely be familiar with the Royal Society ‘Scrapbook’, a…