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The wonderful world of the record retention schedule .. or how to avoid drowning in paper

This term the College Library team have been turning our attention to preparations for the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR).

The Cambridge women campaigning for gender equality in science

“I was taught that the way of progress is neither swift nor easy”. It’s unlikely, as she wrote these words, that Dr Marie Sklodowska-Curie ever imagined the ongoing pathways of progress she had catalysed. 

Churchill Archives Centre plays a role in the Oscar nominated film Darkest Hour

The Churchill Archives Centre has once again been a valuable resource for the creative industries — most recently for the blockbuster Hollywood hit Darkest Hour. 

Update on cold storage at the Archives Centre

No, we still don't use it for ice cream (but then, it is January).

“The world needs science and science needs women”: Women in STEM at Churchill Archives Centre

The Churchill Archives Centre sits at the heart of Churchill College and our outstanding collections draw researchers from all over the world to the college. Our archives are primarily twentieth-century and contemporary but cover a huge range of subjects and one of the emerging strengths of our collection is the papers of women in STEM subjects.