December closures

Posted on Wednesday 8 November 2017

If you’re planning on visiting us across November, December and the festive season, please be aware of the following closures.


Eric James and the Founding of the University of York

Posted on Wednesday 1 November 2017

"From a green field site and no staff, he inspired the evolution of a University." In our latest publication, Allen Warren writes about Eric James and his vision for education.


August searchroom closures

Posted on Thursday 10 August 2017

The main searchroom will be closed or have limited opening across two days in August.


Work Experience Placements

Posted on Tuesday 6 June 2017

The Borthwick Institute for Archives has an opportunity for University of York students interested in buildings history to work in a stimulating and fast-paced environment.


Searchroom Closure

Posted on Tuesday 2 May 2017

On the afternoon of Monday 22 May the main searchroom will be closed for a general staff meeting.


Customer Service Excellence results now available

Posted on Thursday 13 April 2017

In March, we were assessed against the Customer Service Excellence (CSE) Standard and have successfully maintained the award.


THELMA Award shortlisting

Posted on Wednesday 12 April 2017

The Library and The Borthwick Institute for Archives have been shortlisted for Outstanding Library Team in the Times Higher Education Leadership & Management (THELMA) Awards.


Yorkshire Wildlife Trust catalogue released

Posted on Tuesday 28 March 2017

You can now search the online catalogue of the Yorkshire Wildlife Trust archive


Easter and May searchroom closures

Posted on Monday 6 March 2017

The main searchroom will be closed across several days for Easter break and the May bank holidays.


Work Experience Placements

Posted on Thursday 23 February 2017

The Borthwick Institute for Archives has an opportunity for University of York students interested in buildings history to work in a stimulating and fast-paced environment.


Searchroom closure

Posted on Friday 20 January 2017

On the afternoon of Monday 13 February the main searchroom will be closed for a general staff meeting.


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