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Slow and Steady Wins the Pace

Thu, 27 Nov 2014 14:53:00 +0000

Keeping Up the Pace (and Sims) at the Borthwick

Fri, 24 Oct 2014 11:31:00 +0000

The York Lunatic Asylum Scandal

Fri, 10 Oct 2014 10:54:00 +0000

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Low temperature in the searchroom

Monday 5 January 2015

We are experiencing some issues with the temperature levels in the Borthwick searchroom at present and as such it may be colder than usual.

Collections development and Christmas service

Thursday 27 November 2014

The main searchroom will be closed for one week commencing Monday 8th December for collection development.

Early closure, Tuesday 25 November

Monday 24 November 2014

On Tuesday 25 November the searchroom will close early at 3.00pm.

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