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Residential Fellowships on the Marvellous at the JCB

Two-month residential fellowships on the Marvellous at the John Carter Brown Library Deadline 15 December 2013 THE MARVELOUS ELEMENT IN THE NEW WORLD, 1492-1800 Starting in the 2014-2015 academic year, the John Carter Brown Library (JCB) and the Grupo de … Continue reading

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Art and Knowledge Postdocs at MPIBerlin

Deadline: February 15, 2014 The Max Planck Institute for the History of Science, Berlin (the Max Planck Research Group Art and Knowledge in Pre-Modern Europe; Director: Prof. Dr. Sven Dupré) announces two postdoctoral fellowships for up to two years starting … Continue reading

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Resident Fellowships at Linda Hall Library

Visitors to this website might find the following advertisement for a residential fellowship of interest. Linda Hall Library has an excellent collection of rare books in history of science, many of which have been showcased in their on-line exhibition (, … Continue reading

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other blogsites and picture libraries

Until I started this site, I did not even know what a ‘blog’ was (one of my students took pity on me and explained carefully and slowly that it was short for ‘web-log’). I now discover, of course, that so … Continue reading

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