Shakespeare’s First Folio, 1623: The Durning- Lawrence Library Copy
Shakespeare’s First Folio, 1623: The Sterling Library Copy
The Cat's Pyjamas
To mark Senate House Library’s and University College London’s conference on the significance of cats in culture and society, we present cats from across the Library’s collections from Horace Walpole's tragic Selima to Puss-in-Boots in pantomime. The items show the range and variety of felines that stalk the stacks.
Exploring Environmental Humanities
A gallery with a selection of items from Senate House Library's collection to inspire study and research into the field of environmental humanities.
Highlights from the College Hall Archive
A Thousand Words for Weather
Alongside the audio installation A Thousand Words for Weather, the exhibition 'Weather Notes' of historical items chosen from Senate House Library’s collections offers a glimpse into different perceptions, recordings, and observations regarding the weather over the past 500 years.
Explore the numerous artefacts collected by Senate House Library to support teaching, to record the history of the University of London, to honour their original owners or simply as curiosities.