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The 2nd UK AtoM user group meeting

Fri, 20 Apr 2018 13:34:00 GMT

Back to the classroom - the Domesday project

Fri, 20 Apr 2018 10:38:00 GMT

Digital preservation begins at home

Thu, 29 Mar 2018 13:05:00 GMT

The Great Storm of 1703

Wed, 21 Mar 2018 10:30:00 GMT


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Josiah Collier of Yeadon (1595-1677). West Riding Grindletonian and Disciple of Roger Brereley (Borthwick Paper 127)

Tuesday 17 April 2018

The life of Josiah Collier, an advocate and promoter of the Grindletonian theology which established itself in the early seventeenth-century.

Archive Service Accreditation

Thursday 29 March 2018

We are pleased to announce that the Borthwick Institute for Archives has been awarded Archive Service Accreditation by the National Archives.

Searchroom closure

Thursday 15 February 2018

On Monday 19th February the main searchroom will be closed until 2pm for a general staff meeting.

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