Behind-the-scenes of the UL's genizah of medieval Cairo exhibition

Behind-the-scenes of the UL's genizah of medieval Cairo exhibition

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  • Visitor looking at a genizah exhibition display
    Exhibition visitor
  • Solomon Schechter at work in the old University Library
    Solomon Schechter at work in the old University Library
Go behind-the-scenes of the University Library’s exhibition, 'Discarded history: the genizah of medieval Cairo'.
Friday, 22 September 2017 - 10.00am to 11.00am BST
Open to: 
Alumni and guests
Theme: 
Art and culture, Museums and collections

Explore one of Cambridge University Library’s greatest collections with an exhibition curator. Take a guided tour of our current exhibition before going behind-the-scenes to find out what work is being carried out to preserve the collection for future generations, and to make it available to researchers around the world.

Price: 
Free of charge

Location

Cambridge University Library
University of Cambridge
West Rd
Cambridge
CB3 9DR
United Kingdom