Posted by: whipplelib | March 8, 2012

Local Hero and birds @ the Cambridge Science Festival

There are two Science Festival events taking place at the University Library. Local hero Professor Simon Schaffer is giving a talk on the 15th March entitled Airy, Challis and the Northumberland Telescope with the chance to look at archive material. On the  19th March the talk  John Gould’s illustrated bird books will feature an exhibition of some of the glorious bird books held by the Rare Books Department.

Visit the Cambridge Science Festival Website for more information

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