Modern Languages at the British Library

Modern Languages at the British Library
18 November 2020, 2.00pm - 4.00pm
Research Training

Session leader: Marja Kingma (British Library)

During this virtual session for researchers at postgraduate level and above, you will have the chance to hear from Marja Kingma (specialist librarian from the British Library) about the Modern Languages resources and collections at the Library, and about current access arrangements.

The session will include information on:

• The British Library as a home of modern language collections
• Electronic resources (free and restricted to reading rooms)
• Projects (e.g. Google Books)
• Exhibitions and events, including virtual events
• Practical information and advice on using the Library

The session will include time for Q&A. Registration is free of charge but numbers will be limited to facilitate discussion.

This session forms part of the Institute of Modern Languages Research’s national research training programme. Please contact Naomi Wells ( or visit our online research training area for further information. about the programme.


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