Category Archives: Reading Room

Ruskin Library Online Catalogue

The Ruskin Library Online Catalogue is now in the process of being upgraded to the new One Search facility, which is currently being used by Lancaster University Library.  Anyone accessing our online catalogue, at present, will notice that they will … Continue reading

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Sesame and Lilies …..

  One of the works included in Volume 18 of the Library Edition of the Works of John Ruskin – the others are The Ethics of the Dust and The Crown of Wild Olive. Available from http://www.lancs.ac.uk/depts/ruskinlib/Pages/Works.html

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Ruskin Bibliographies

The bibliographies, compiled by Stephen Wildman, have been updated this month.  One includes all publications (that we know of) since c. 1939; there is also one for 2006-10, and one which currently contains works published in 2011 only. If you spot … Continue reading

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A Joy For Ever …..

Another volume of the Library Edition is now available via the Ruskin Library website Volume 16: A Joy For Ever [and] The Two Paths, with Letters on the Oxford Museum and various addresses, 1856-1860 The next volume to appear will … Continue reading

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Easter Opening at the Ruskin Library

The Gallery at the Ruskin Library will be closed from 4pm on Thursday 21 April until 10am on Monday 9 May.  We will re-open with our new exhibition Drawings by Frederic, Lord Leighton, from Leighton House, London Loans from the … Continue reading

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Reading Room News

We now have 2 complete sets of Ruskin Library Exhibition Catalogues available for reference in the Reading Room – 1 set in our normal A5 format, the second a large print version. If you wish to use materials from our collections, including the … Continue reading

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