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Royal Librarian appointed to head up SOAS’s Library

The Librarian and Deputy Keeper of the Queen’s Archives for Royal Collection Trust, a department of the Royal Household, Oliver Urquhart Irvine, has been appointed to the role of Director of Library Services and Librarian at SOAS University of London.

17th October 2018

SOAS Library digitises North Sumatran “magic book”

SOAS University of London Library has revived the rituals and magic of North Sumatra through a unique digitisation project of the Batak Pustaha. The School is now the second institution in the world to make a full manuscript available online.

2nd July 2018