This exhibition, marking the centenary of Sir Fred Hoyle's birth, explores the varied life and scientific legacy of one of the twentieth century's first media scientists. His pioneering work in...
The following list details current, forthcoming, and past exhibitions held in the Library. These are usually displayed in the Library Exhibition Area located between the Old Library and the Working Library (on entering the Working Library turn left and walk through the reference section and periodicals area). The Exhibition Area is open to visitors Monday to Friday 9am-5pm.
Please note that these details are provisional and may be subject to alteration.
20/01/2015 - 20/04/2015
Explore the cosmos from the historic setting of St John’s College Old Library. From medieval manuscripts charting the first glimpses into the heavens to the work of John Couch Adams, co-discoverer...
Digital exhibition. Blancmange to make, Blisters to draw: an ABC of early modern household knowledge
This is an online version of the exhibition held in the Library Exhibition Area until October 2014.
This is an online version of an exhibition held in the College's Library Exhibition Area during the summer of 2013.
Drawing upon the rich...
St John's College is home to thirty-four of Samuel Butler's oil paintings, most of which were photographed in 2011 by the Public Catalogue Foundation. You can view a slideshow of digital...
- 1 of 4