Researching British History online

Date / time: 29 October, 3:00 pm - 4:00 pm

Researching British History online

This research training session will give you an overview over two digital resources and two libraries digital collections to support your research into British History. Whether you are looking to expand your bibliography or discover new resources and tools, this is the ideal session to get some new ideas on how to conduct research in an online environment.

The speakers will introduce you to the following resources:

  • The Bibliography of British and Irish History (Simon Baker)
  • Using “Mass Observation Online” through Senate House Library (Argula Rublack)
  • British History Online (Jonathan Blaney)“
  • Teaching British Histories of Race, Migration and Empire” and other IHR Library online resources and services (Michael Townsend)

The session will be particularly useful for students and staff at the University of London, but everyone with an interest in British History is welcome to attend.This session is organised collaboratively between the Institute of Historical Research and Senate House Library. All welcome-

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This event is free, but booking is required. It will be held online with details about how to join the virtual event being circulated via email to registered attendees 24 hours in advance.

The event will begin at 3:00pm GMT, but you will be able to join the event’s online waiting room from 2:30pm GMT, with admittance to the event from 2:45pm GMT.