Newspapers in History – Research Workshop
Join us for a workshop on the use of newspapers in historical research. Rachel MacGregor & John Townley will introduce you to:
The Library of Birmingham’s unrivalled collection of local newspapers relating to the Birmingham area.
The online resources available to search for and access newspapers, both local & national, and how to use them.
Some types of topics you may like to research and how to go about it using newspapers.
The Library of Birmingham’s myriad collections of newspaper cuttings
The Wolfson Centre is on Level 4 of the Library of Birmingham. You will be asked to store your coat, bag, etc. in the lockers provided. If making notes, pencil only please.
Organised by The Friends of Birmingham Archives and Heritage
Date & TimeMon 11 Sept | 11.30am–12.30pm & 2.30pm–3.30pm
LocationWolfson Centre for Archival Research, Level 4, Library of Birmingham, Centenary Square, Birmingham, B1 2ND
The Library of Birmingham is fully wheelchair accessible.