Image of Snow Queen from from Edric Vredenburg, ed., Hans Andersen's Fairy Tales; Illustrated by E.J. Andrews and S. Jacobs (London: Raphael Tuck and Sons, 1902) Special Collections (EE 8.5 AND)

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In my will I bequeath you... a brown cow and a chamber pot

Thursday 8 December 2016

More than 700 wills and other documents dating from 1576 – 1650 have been digitised, indexed and made freely available by the University of York.

Counting down to Christmas

Wednesday 30 November 2016

Our 2016 Advent Calendar is here to help you count down the days until Christmas.

Digital Preservation Awards 2016

Tuesday 29 November 2016

The winners of the Digital Preservation Awards will soon be announced!

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