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    Services during closure

    We are still closed, find out our remote and digital services and support.

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    New books

    View our latest acquisitions online and in the Library.



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Centre for the History of Science, Medicine and Technology
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As we respond to the latest government and University guidance, there are a number of service changes for Hilary term.

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Information about services and resources for Unit members.

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