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From the Library of G.D.H. Cole: Daniel Defoe, William Cobbett & William Morris (National Libraries Day 2016)

You may wonder what the author of Robinson Crusoe and a member of the Pre-Raphaelite Brotherhood have to do with the social sciences… The foundation of Nuffield College Library was the personal library of G.D.H. Cole, which the College purchased in … Continue reading

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Nuffield College Library at Oxford Open Doors 2015

On Saturday the 12th of September, Nuffield College Library was open to the public as part of the Oxford Open Doors weekend. Visitors were free to explore the library and learn about our work. There was an exhibition by Library … Continue reading

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Historical election material and propaganda

As May 7th draws ever closer, we thought we would take a look in the Nuffield College Libary archive collections to see what election material and propaganda consisted of in the days before social media, televised leaders’ debates, twenty-four hour new … Continue reading

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