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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. 

Cherish Watton wins Royal Historical Society prize

Congratulations to Churchill postgraduate student Cherish Watton (G17) who has been awarded the Royal Historical Society Undergraduate Public History Prize for her work on the Democratic and Critical Commemoration of the Women’s Land Army in Twentieth-Century Britain.

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).