Jesus College, Cambridge – 14th June 2019
Members of the City, Cambridge and Oxford Archivists Groups are warmly invited to a joint meeting at Jesus College, Cambridge on 14th June 2019.
The provisional programme is as follows:
12 noon: Lunch at a venue in Cambridge (Optional – Participants to cover own costs).
1.30pm: Arrival and welcome at Jesus College. If not attending lunch, please report to the Porters’ Lodge off Jesus Lane (see map), where you will be directed to the Upper Hall.
1.45-2.15pm: ‘In the dark and through glass: Engaging exhibition visitors with manuscripts on display’ by Chris Burgess, Head of Exhibitions and Public Engagement, Cambridge University Library.
2.15-2.45pm: ‘On the Same Page: Lending Books and Manuscripts to Temporary Exhibitions’ by Sophie Bridges, Archivist, Churchill Archives Centre.
3.15-4pm: Tea and tours of Jesus College.
4-4.30pm: Bite-sized presentations from Gillian Cooke of Cambridge Assessment, Susan Webb of Jesus College, Sandra Freshney of the Sedgwick Museum of Earth Sciences, and Ros Grooms of Cambridge University Press.
4.30pm: Close and adjourn to the pub.
If you would like to attend, please contact Lizzy Ennion-Smith – email@example.com – by the 6th June. It would be helpful if you could let Lizzy know if you are planning to attend the lunch, as numbers will have an influence on the choice of venue.