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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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National Libraries Day 2015: Richard Johnson’s thoughts on Nuffield College Library

Our final blog post for National Libraries Day is written by politics student Richard Johnson, in which he describes what he likes about Nuffield College Library and explains the reason for his book nomination: I feel very lucky to have … Continue reading

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National Libraries Day 2015: Jerome Simons’s thoughts on Nuffield College Library

Economics student, Jerome Simons, tells us what it is that he likes about Nuffield College Library in our third post for National Libraries Day: I like the fact that Nuffield’s library is staffed by book aficionados. I cannot think of any … Continue reading

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National Libraries Day 2015: Lindsay Richards’s thoughts on Nuffield College Library

Today, College Research Officer Lindsay Richards explains why she enjoys using Nuffield College Library in our fourth post for National Libraries Day: One of my favourite things about Nuffield life is the college library. It always has the book I … Continue reading

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National Libraries Day 2015: Nancy Bermeo’s thoughts on Nuffield College Library

Our second blog post for National Libraries Day sees Politics and International Relations Fellow, Nancy Bermeo, provide her thoughts on Nuffield College Library: Nuffield College Library is a magical place where the push of a (lift) button takes you to … Continue reading

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National Libraries Day 2015: Alexander Gard-Murray’s thoughts on Nuffield College Library

Nuffield College Library is celebrating National Libraries Day, an event where libraries across the UK are celebrated. This year we have contributions from our library users. We asked them what it is that they like about the library and to … Continue reading

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