“Cambridge University Library unveils historic treasures”

“Library celebrates 600th birthday by putting rare manuscripts, books, tools, bones and drawings on public display….

To mark its 600th birthday manuscripts, books, tools, bones and drawings are coming out from the cold, light-controlled storage rooms so the public can have a look.

Librarian Emily Dourish put together “Lines of Thought: Discoveries that Changed the World” which opens on Friday and runs until September 20.

She wants visitors to leave inspired just as the scientists, writers and deep thinkers on show were inspired by the thoughts that came before them.”

Read the complete article at: http://www.aljazeera.com/blogs/europe/2016/03/cambridge-university-library-treasures-160309113153196.html

Advertisements

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s

%d bloggers like this: