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Ekaterina Shatalova, winner of the 2017-18 Colin Franklin Prize for book-collecting

15 June 2018

The 2017-18 Colin Franklin Prize for book-collecting has been awarded to Ekaterina Shatalova (Keble College), for her collection of works by and about Edward Lear (1812-1888), the poet...

Invisible women: Yolande Bonhomme, 16th-century publisher

29 May 2018

Francesca Galligan, Bodleian Rare Books There were many women printing in the 16th century. But for a variety of reasons, it can be hard to find their work in library catalogues. Yolande...

Printer-in-Residence 2018: Emily Martin

3 May 2018

Emily MartinThe Bodleian Libraries are pleased to announce that Emily Martin will take up a one-month residency at the Bodleian Bibliographical Press in autumn 2018. Martin, who teaches...

Book Ownership in Stuart England: the Lyell Lectures 2018, by David Pearson

3 May 2018

This year’s Lyell Lectures, given by David Pearson, explore the individual ownership of books at a time when libraries like the Bodleian were less established, and access to the...