British Library Labs Symposium

Student Perspectives is our series of posts written by current CityLIS students.

CityLIS staff and students attended the British Library Labs Symposium on November 12 2018. The event showcased projects that used the BL’s digital collection. A keynote was given by Daniel Pett, Head of Digital and IT at the Fitzwilliam Museum, University of Cambridge.

Students were put into groups to write blogs reflecting on the day. All of the blogs are collected here:

Group A

Group B

Group C

Group D

Group E

Group F

Group G

Group H

Group I

Group J

Group K


About Joseph Dunne-Howrie

Joseph is a practitioner scholar in theatre and library information science. He teaches at several universities including City, Rose Bruford College, and UEL. His research interests include immersive performance, performative writing, digital culture, documenting and archiving, and audience participation. You can learn more about Joseph's work at
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