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Housing books: Oxford’s library buildings

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Magdalen College Auditorium, Longwall Street

Oxford

OX1 4AU

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John Ashdown, the City’s Conservation Officer from 1972 — 2000, looks at the library buildings of some 40 Oxford colleges and institutions outside the Bodleian. He shows how, over eight centuries, a kaleidoscope of solutions has been found to display and store books.

Tea/coffee available from 7.30pm.

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