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22 March, 2013 - 18:18
There will be no staff in the Library on Monday 25 March. The Librarian will return at 8.30am on Tuesday 26 March. Apologies for any inconvenience caused.
20 March, 2013 - 15:55
There will be no staff in the Library between 9.30am and 2.00pm on Thursday 21 March. Apologies for any inconvenience caused.
20 March, 2013 - 15:53
Work will be carried out on the blinds in the Computer Room and SDWR on the morning of 21 March. Both rooms will remain open whilst the work is done, but there will inevitably be some noise and disruption. Apologies for any inconvenience caused and thanks in advance for your patience.
19 March, 2013 - 13:06
There will be no staff in the Library from 1.30pm on Tuesday 19 March until 8.30 am on Wednesday 20 March. Apologies for any inconvenience caused.
18 March, 2013 - 16:31
George Salmond of the Department of Biochemistry has been elected to Fellowship of the American Academy of Microbiology. Fellows are elected through a highly selective, annual, peer review process, based on their records of scientific achievement and original contributions that have advanced microbiology. He is one of only two UK Fellows to be elected this year.
8 March, 2013 - 17:05
A collection of photographic prints is currently on show in the Lee Hall Foyer. John Naughton (Vice-President), Jane Goodall (College Research Associate) and Jane Stockdale (Student) have selected a range of their coastal landscape photographs for this first exhibition.
8 March, 2013 - 11:45
The Library team has a new member! Frieda Midgley has joined the staff as Wolfson's first Archivist & Records Manager. Read about what her work involves here.
6 March, 2013 - 14:57
Dr Haider Butt, from Pakistan, is attending Parliament to present his science to a range of politicians and a panel of expert judges, as part of SET for Britain on Monday 18 March.
5 March, 2013 - 14:05
Wolfson College now has an Archivist, who will be bringing together a formal archive of the life and work of the College. Read more here.
5 March, 2013 - 11:12
There will be no staff in the Library from 12.30pm on Wednesday 6 March until 8.30 am on Thursday 7 March, as the Librarian will be off site at a training course. Apologies for any inconvenience caused.
1 March, 2013 - 11:13
Wolfson President, Sir Richard Evans, will be debating Michael Gove's proposals for the national history curriculum with David Starkey, live on BBC1's Sunday Politics at 11am this Sunday, 3 March.
28 February, 2013 - 13:23
Coast - an exhibition of photography exploring light, stillness and movement at the land’s edge March – April 2013 in the Lee Hall Foyer, Wolfson College
28 February, 2013 - 11:39
In an effort to develop new drugs to fight parasitic diseases, scientists from the University of Cambridge have collaborated with computer scientists at Manchester University to create a cheaper and more efficient anti-parasitic drug-screening method. The clever screening method identifies chemical compounds which target the enzymes from parasites but not those from their human hosts, thus enabling the early elimination of compounds with potential side effects.
28 February, 2013 - 09:42
There will be no staff in the Library between 10.30am and 2.00pm today on account of staff training. Apologies for any inconvenience caused.
25 February, 2013 - 14:49
Wolfson Member David Jacques will feature tonight, 25 February, on BBC1’s 'Inside Out', Eastern Region. Anyone outside this region can access the programme via BBC iPlayer or Sky. Much of the piece was filmed at Wolfson College and also includes an interview with the President, Professor Sir Richard Evans.