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Museums and Academics Research Network

  • Manchester Metropolitan University Sir Kenneth Green Library M15 6BH

Following on from the first sell out event in October, the second meeting of the Museums and Academics Research Network will take place at MMU Special Collections. If you've never visited MMU Special Collections before, or if you'd like to know how our collections and archives can support your teaching, learning and research, then come along to find out more. Museum staff will be on hand throughout the afternoon to answer your questions and there'll be plenty of opportunities to see material from our collections.

Programme for the afternoon:

Welcome from Jayne Burgess, MMU Special Collections Manager.

Opportunity to view material from across our collections and archives with Stephanie Boydell, Curator, and Jeremy Parrott, Archivist.

Overview of how our collections and archives are used to support teaching and learning within the University and its wider communities.


Opportunity to see our current exhibition, "Image and Word: The Julian Francis Collection of Images and Prints" and to browse our book collections in the Reading Room.

Free but ticketed.