Tag Archives: Literature Collection

Happy Christmas Viewing !

The double Christmas/ New Year issue of the TV. listing magazines are now on sale. If your heart sinks upon perusing them, do not despair. The Library has a variety of films for loan which can be found in the … Continue reading

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Stories from Africa

The Literature Collection contains a range of books from Africa which encompass the experience of native writers from colonial days through to independence. The African Child (L’Enfant noir)  by Camara Laye (1947) This book reflects his childhood and schooling in what … Continue reading

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20 Bedford Way, or the new university of Watermouth?

Now, this item from the “Reporter” October 1975, an IOE publication, made me chuckle when I first came across it, but seems even more comical since I’ve been reading “The History Man” by Malcolm Bradbury. Anyone who has read the book will remember … Continue reading

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Out of the dark…

By guest blogger, Beverley. The Literature Collection has now emerged from its temporary home on trolleys under the stairs on Level 3. It is now shelved at the far end of the room that houses the School Histories Collection. This … Continue reading

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