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Library assistant at the Pendlebury Library of Music

Good vibrations

What does the Pendlebury Library have in common with Coldplay, international air travel and the escalators on the Central Line?  The answer is that we’re bringing in Radio Frequency Identification technology (RFID) to improve your experience of using our services! … Continue reading

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If it’s ever Spring again

My desk by the window at the Pendlebury enables me to enjoy an abundance of natural daylight.  It also exposes me to the chilly force of the endless Cambridge winter, so I have spent the last few months swaddled in … Continue reading

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Aging gracefully? An update on the Pre-1900s material at the Pendlebury

As part of the ongoing redevelopment of library space at the Pendlebury, I have continued work on the project to remove volumes published before 1900 from the open shelves both in order to preserve their condition and to allow more … Continue reading

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Autumn maintenance: weeding the open shelves

For the past fortnight, Flora has joined us at the Pendlebury on a work experience placement from a local school.  She has been helping out with a project to relocate older material within the Library.  Happily, her enthusiasm hasn’t been … Continue reading

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