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Vivienne Dunstan
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Usborne has released all its old programming books from the 1980s for free as downloadable PDFs.
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Kelvin K. Selders is the librarian for the Northeastern Nevada Regional Bookmobile. His story appears in the book The Pu…
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BBC News takes a look at the jelly baby's journey from a Lancashire sweet factory to mass-produced giant of the confectionery world.
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Harry Houdini thought he was a superstar, but there was one medium he was unable to conquer: movies.
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Upcoming audio from @bigfinish combining Doctor Who, Sherlock Holmes and H.P. Lovecraft’s Cthulhu mythos
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Powerful piece re chemotherapy for auto immune diseases, not cancer. I've taken chemo drugs since 1998, permanently. I also had high dose chemo infusions in 2012. I may be on chemo for life. Causes nausea, hair loss, infertility. Keeps me alive. #vasculitis
“I do not have cancer, but I am going through chemotherapy.”
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Guest blog by Dr Ceri Houlbrook, University of Manchester and Researcher in Residence at the Library in 2015. Question: What do an alligator, a snow-shoe, the sword of Oliver Cromwell, and the hand of an Egyptian mummy have i...
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Got copy of Sapphire & Steel fan book I have 3 pieces in. 128 pages large format. Lots of interesting content - recommend. To buy the Sapphire & Steel new fan book - very low cost, lots of interesting content - go to Lulu at http://www.lulu.com/shop/bob-furnell-editor-and-jez-strickley-editor/the-sapphire-and-steel-omnibus/paperback/product-22471469.html
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4,000 pages of historical archives about the development of Infocom games now available online.
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Academic historian
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  • University of Dundee
    Honorary Research Fellow, History, 2010 - present
  • University of Dundee
    Research Assistant, History, 2003 - 2004
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Independent academic historian, specialising in Scottish social, cultural, urban and reading history, particularly in the 17th, 18th and 19th centuries. PhD topic was "Reading habits in Scotland circa 1750-1820". Currently converting thesis into more journal papers.

Previously was computer science graduate and postgraduate student. Have co-authored papers from that time, as well as more recent history ones with me as single author. For full list of publications see personal website.

Also enthusiastic genealogist, including running a one-name study for the surname Cavers.
Education
  • University of Dundee
    PhD, History, 2003 - 2010
  • University of Dundee
    MPhil (taught PG Masters), Cultural and Urban Histories 1650-1850, 2001 - 2003
  • Open University
    BA(Hons), History and Classical Studies, 1998 - 2000
  • University of St Andrews
    BSc(Hons), Computer Science, 1990 - 1994