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Collections Conversations: Book of Beasts-
Join UoA Collections and Professor Jane Geddes for this week's Collections Conversation. Jane will be chatting with us about the Aberdeen Bestiary and its appearance in the 'Book of Beasts: The Bestiary in the Medieval World' exhibition at the Getty Museum in America.
On Thursday 17th December, The Zoology Museum celebrates its 50th Anniversary and to mark the occasion UoA Collections are counting down with some top Zoology pics. Check them out on our social media pages.
Collections Conversations: Inc 5, An Imperfect Copy-
Join UoA Collections and Jane Pirie, Curator (Rare Books) for a chat about 'Inc 5', Avicenna's Canon of Medicine. This wonderful but damaged book was printed in Strasbourg between 1473 and 1477. Jane will be sharing its fascinating story.
Make Christmas Awesome: Advent Calendar-
Make Christmas Awesome with the UoA Collections.
Collections Conversations: Delving into Treasure Trove-
Join UoA Collections and volunteer Sara Schmidt for an archaeology themed chat. Sara will be sharing her experience of volunteering with Treasure Trove allocations at Marischal College collections centre.
Museum Collections on Tour-
Objects and paintings from the university's collections have long featured in exhibitions both at home and abroad.
Collections Conversation with writer Alex McCall-
This year we received funding from the Scottish Book Trust to commission writer Alex McCall to work with us to create an animation of himself for a five part series of micro tutorials on "How to Write Flash Fiction". Meet the real-life Alex at our Collections Conversation on 19th November....
Cool, Calm and Collecting: Thomas Reid Collecting Prize 2021 Launch-
Calling all student collectors! Join us for a special collectors' get-together, featuring a relaxed and fun discussion on the joy of collecting, with inspiration from our guest collectors, and previous recipients of the Thomas Reid Collecting Prize.
The Big Draw 2020-
The theme of this year's Big Draw is 'A Climate of Change'. Join us on UoA Collections social media channels or dip into our Big Draw Online Activity Page for a month of drawing fun!
Great news! A new UoA festival for the 525th anniversary - WayWORD Festival 23-27 September 2020 - is a student-led literary arts festival brought to you by the WORD Centre for Creative Writing, featuring Lemn Sissay, Eimear McBride, Jenni Fagan, Alan Warner and many more... Author readings, performances, panel discussions and...