Meeting Sloane

15 January 2019 by

Would you like to know what Isaac Newton, President of the Royal Society, was doing on 23 May 1705, or…

Unlocking the archives

17 July 2018 by

A month ago, we organised an exploratory workshop entitled ‘Unlocking the Archives for Scientists’ at the Royal Society. The aim…

Millstone milestone

17 April 2018 by

We’ve reached a Royal Society Picture Library milestone, crossing the threshold of 5000 image records online. A modest number, you…

Digital treasures

30 January 2018 by

Earlier this month, the Library launched its Google Arts & Culture page, an exciting step in our digital strategy. The…

Preparing the pages

8 April 2011 by

Earlier this week we uploaded to our website a brand new set of manuscripts using Turning the PagesTM technology. The…