Saturday, April 21, 2018

Jean Pickwell, 1939-2018

Jean Pickwell, Catering Assistant at Wills Hall, has passed away at the age of 79. Peter Grindon, former Catering Manager at Wills Hall, offers a remembrance.Powered by WPeMatico

New grant will further research into Anglo-Dutch connections through literature

Contacts between Dutch and English speakers in the Middle Ages and the Renaissance and their impact on literature will be explored thanks to a new grant from The Leverhulme Trust.Powered by...

FT.com for the Cambridge reader

Cambridge University Library and the Marshall Library of Economics are delighted to announce that all University of Cambridge members now have access, both within the University and from anywhere in the world,...

A scientist in librarian’s clothing – combating the reproducibility crisis in science

The University of Cambridge is currently trialling JoVE, a “neuroscientist-turned-librarian” Letisha R. Wyatt, explains from her rare perspective on the JoVE blog, how librarians are bringing the issues of reproducibility in research...

Studies in Spanish & Latin American Cinemas

New on ejournals@cambridge A-Z : Studies in Spanish & Latin American Cinemas. From the Intellect website for the journal: “Formerly published as Studies in Hispanic Cinemas, the journal is dedicated to the study of the...

Understanding the immunobiology of wild mammals

A team of British scientists, led by the University of Bristol, have made a significant step forward in understanding the immunobiology of wild mammals.Powered by WPeMatico

OA2020: Some short answers to big questions

A new blog post on OA2020 provides some short answers to big questions. The open access landscape is highly complex, and the academic community does well to reflect on the ambitions, progress...

Could stem cell therapy be an effective treatment for Friedreich’s ataxia?

Researchers at the University of Bristol are looking for people with an inherited neurological condition called Friedreich's ataxia (FA) to take part in a study into whether a stem cell therapy...

Healthy soil lifts animal weight

Managing soil by well-designed grazing is key to an animal's growth and wellbeing shows new research linking soil health, pasture value and sustainable production.Powered by WPeMatico

Professional award for Security Services Officer

Security Officer Stacey Jordan has won an award for 'Security Officer of the Year for an Outstanding Act of Courage' from the Association of University Chief Security Officers (AUCSO).Powered by WPeMatico

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Plants are given a new family tree

A new genealogy of plant evolution, led by researchers at the University of Bristol, shows that the first plants to conquer land were a...

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