Cambridge University Library

September 8, 2022
Projects around Britain are making available to the public rare manuscripts covering everything from medieval medicine to the earliest example of Scots Gaelic as well as Jewish diaspora material.
August 12, 2022
2022 has been a landmark year for Charles Darwin, the English scientist best known for his 1859 book, On the Origin of Species.
February 23, 2022
The literary image of the samurai in manuscripts and woodblock-printed books from Japan is the focus of a new exhibition at Cambridge University Library.
August 25, 2021
Our Bright Young Collectors series continues today with Gabriel Duckels, winner of the 2021 R
April 14, 2021
A new exhibition staged online by Cambridge University Library looks at the history of palimpsests, and how Muslim, Jewish, and Christian scripts were all variously overwritten and underwritten.
September 17, 2020
A digital edition of the 8th-century Codex Zacynthius, launched by the University of Birmingham’s Institute for Textual Schola