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Orwell Prize and Orwell Archive united

Prestigious political writing award The Orwell Prize has moved to the UCL Institute of Advanced Studies, making its new home close to UCL Special Collection’s Orwell Archive. The Archive is the most comprehensive body of research material relating to George Orwell anywhere.

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Special Collections launches digital advent calendar

UCL Library Services has created a digital advent calendar, illustrated from some of the treasures held in our Special Collections. UCL has outstanding collections of over half a million rare books, manuscripts and archive items. The calendar will begin to reveal its images from 1 December. To view your daily treasure, head to the Special Collections website.  

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