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Library resources for supporting Digital Humanities research: reporting from CENDARI workshop

Library collections were presented to history scholars and data experts working with The European Library in the CENDARI project, which is building a virtual research environment for the study of Medieval and Modern History.

Research Libraries UK Conference 2014

The RLUK Conference takes place between 12th and 14th November at the new Library of Birmingham. RLUK and its libraries are members of The European Library.

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