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LGBT History Month: A Talk with Ostrov

On Thursday 13th February, GWL was pleased to host a visit from the editors of Ostrov, a lesbian Russian publication. The Winter Olympics in Sochi have placed Russia’s track record […]

New friends and old faces

GWL had an exciting visit from two sister Archivists this week! Antoinette Seymour, who had a cataloguing placement at GWL back in 2009, who is the Archivist of the College […]

New Accessions August 2013 update

Once again, it has been a busy couple of months since our last update. There have been many wonderful donations to the Collection, including lots of badges for our Badges […]

From the Archives: Remembering Emily Wilding Davison

Sammy DiFolco examines the life of Emily Wilding Davison through The Suffragette newspaper, which is part of GWL’s Women’s Suffrage Collection.  The eighth of June marked a century since the […]

Badges of Honour at Glasgow Museums Resource Centre

The third Badges of Honour visit took place on Wednesday 19th June. This was an rare chance to visit the Glasgow Museum Resources Centre (GMRC), based out at Nitshill.  GMRC […]

Badges of Honour at GWL

On Friday the first in our special series of Badges of Honour visits took place in the Library. It was a rare opportunity to dive into the badges housed in […]

Visitor in the Archive

This week I was very pleased to host a visit from Antoinette Seymour, the Archivist at the College of the Bahamas. Antoinette has been on a whistle stop tour of […]

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Arena 3: An Introduction

Have a read at this great introduction to Arena 3, a rare lesbian journal housed in the Library’s Collection.

Happy Easter

  Happy Easter from the Collections Team at the Library!  Please remember that the Library will be closed on Good Friday (29th March) and Easter Monday (1st April). We should open as usual at […]

New Acquisitions: March 2013 update

It has been one of our busiest years for acquisitions – and it’s only March! Since January, we have received over twenty donations to the museum and archive collections. Here are some […]