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Funding received for equipment upgrade

Our Collection Care and Licensing, Publishing and Digitisation departments have received £264,000 in funding as part of the Arts and Humanities Research...

Tags: ahrc, capco, conservation, digitisation, Funding, heritage science, research, ukri

Seeking new delegates for our User Advisory Group

Would you like to represent the views of archive users and help to improve The National Archives' services? If you are a regular archive user then we would...

Tags: academic, archive service, research, User Advisory Group, Volunteers

DCDC Conference to take a one-year break

The Discovering Collections, Discovering Communities (DCDC) Conference is taking a brief break in 2020 to build on its success and will return in a new...

Tags: conference, DCDC, Jisc, research, rluk

Online research project announced to mark World Digital Preservation Day

Today we mark World Digital Preservation Day by announcing an online research week looking at ways to make our web-based technical registry PRONOM more...

Tags: digital preservation, PRONOM, research, World Digital Preservation Day

Interactive map and dataset shows devastating impact of Second World War air raids

Updated 8 October 2020: The 'Bombing Britain' map was withdrawn permanently in May 2020. However, the data, edited methodology, essay and acknowledgements...

Tags: bomb census maps, maps, research, second world war, taylor & francis

DCDC bursaries awarded

Four bursaries have been awarded for this year’s Discovering Collections, Discovering Communities (DCDC) conference, following a competition funded by...

Tags: academic, bursary, conference, DCDC, DCDC19, research

New partner for DCDC conference series

Along with Research Libraries UK, we can today announce that Jisc will be joining us as a partner in the organisation and delivery of the Discovering Collections,...

Tags: academic, archives, conference, conferences, DCDC, DCDC19, Jisc, research, rluk

Volunteers required for our User Advisory Group

Would you like to represent the views of archive users and help to improve The National Archives’ services? If you are a regular archive user then we...

Tags: academic, archive services, research, students, User Advisory Group, Volunteers

Project to explore political role of Archbishops of York from 1304–1405

Today we launch ‘The Northern Way’, an innovative research project investigating the political role of the Archbishops of York from 1304–1405. With...

Tags: ahrc, archbishop, arts and humanities research council, borthwick institute for archives, research, university of york, york, york minster

Book your place at our pre-modern Ireland symposium, 21–23 March

On 21–23 March this year, The National Archives will host Dominus Hibernie/Rex Hiberniae: pre-modern Ireland, 1200–1801. Over three days at this major,...

Tags: academic research, Ambassador of Ireland, events, Ireland, March 2019, pre-modern Ireland, research, Symposium

Book now for Gerald Aylmer Seminar 2019: Digital and the Archive

We are pleased to announce that registration is now open for this year’s Gerald Aylmer Seminar, which will be hosted at The National Archives. Jointly...

Tags: archives, aylmer19, conference, digital, digital and the archive, gerald aylmer, research

Major Ireland Symposium in March 2019

Today, we announce a major, international symposium ‘Dominus Hibernie / Rex Hiberniae: pre-modern Ireland, 1200-1801’ which will take place from...

Tags: academic research, Ambassador of Ireland, Ireland, March 2019, pre-modern Ireland, research, Symposium

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