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Friday Update Number Nine

Thursday 28 May 2020

We hope you were all able to enjoy some of the good weather we had over the Bank Holiday weekend!

Friday Update Number Eight

Thursday 21 May 2020

This week we’ve made some impressive progress on our online catalogue Borthcat, adding 8 new complete catalogues comprising 677 individual archival descriptions!

Friday Update Number Seven

Thursday 14 May 2020

After a much appreciated long weekend, the Borthwick staff are back working from home.

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We support and expand the University of York's cultural endeavour and contribute to human understanding through collecting archives, preserving them and making them widely available for research to all people, now and in the future.

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