University College London

University College London (UCL) was founded in 1826 as the University of London. It was established to open up education in England to students of any race or religion for the first time. The university library dates from 1829, and was reliant on benefactions for much of the nineteenth century. Several of the most important … Weiterlesen …

USTC 2019 TEAM

USTC Hosts Twelfth Annual Book History Conference

By Arthur der Weduwen | Between Thursday 20 and Saturday 22 June, the USTC team hosted the twelfth annual St Andrews book history conference. Fifty-four scholars and students joined us for twenty-four papers on the subject of Crisis or Enlightenment? Developments in the Book Trade, 1650-1750. The conference attracted visitors from sixteen countries, from Colombia … Weiterlesen …