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Borthwick Newsletter - January 2021

Thursday 7 January 2021

Welcome to the Borthwick's January newsletter.

Borthwick Closure

Tuesday 5 January 2021

Following the Government's announcement on 4th January 2021, the Borthwick will be closed to on site visitors until further notice.

Important Update: Visiting the Borthwick

Monday 4 January 2021

Following York's move to Tier 3, visits to the Borthwick will be limited to University of York staff and students only until further notice.

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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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