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Animals and nature display

To coincide with the current exhibition at the Wellcome Collection, ‘Making Nature: How We See Animals’, we have collated a display of animal themed books in Aldgate Library. It includes books on artists and illustrators who depict animals or use … Continue reading

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Water For Life display

February is spotlight on water in London Met’s environment sustainability action areas, to help promote this we have put together a display of some water themed books from Aldgate library’s collection. From paintings by Turner, Whistler or Hockney or the iconic … Continue reading

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Map it Out

To coincide with the current exhibition at the British Library ‘Maps and the 20th Century: Drawing the Line’, we have put together a display of some of our map related books in Aldgate Library. Maps have long been a source … Continue reading

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The Architecture Programme at the RA

The Royal Academy hosts talks, performances, exhibitions and debates about architecture’s relationship with film, history, art , gender and more. See the new programme of events for February – April here, including talks on concrete fetishes and everyday modernism. If you … Continue reading

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Green is Gorgeous

Aldgate library has been helping to promote Green London Met  with a display of ‘green’ related books, including green design and eco fashion, and also some materials from the materials and products library made from sustainable material. For those who have … Continue reading

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Cass Yearbook 2015-16 Online

  Cass Yearbook 2015-16 London Metropolitan University The Cass yearbook 2015-16 The Sir John Cass Faculty of Art, Architecture and Design yearbook 2015-16.

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Your Architecture and Interior Design Cass ALL

Guess how many hours your architecture Academic Liaison Librarian devotes to learning and teaching Cass students? Just under 700 hours so far this year and counting…. These are just the scheduled events and do not count the other statistics for … Continue reading

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Cass Summer Shows 2016

The Cass Summer Shows June 10-18 : courses represented will include: Fine Art, Fashion, Furniture, Graphic Design, Illustration, Interior Design, Jewellery and Silversmithing, Music Technology, Musical Instrument Making, Photography, and,Textile Design.   June 10 – July 2 : CASS Foundation/Extended Degree courses … Continue reading

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Cass E-Resources Focus

                  CASS students – looking for information sources for CCS? The Library provides access to databases (online collections of information resources) that will help you find the material you need to research … Continue reading

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Zaha Hadid, Architect, born 31 October 1950; died 31 March 2016

                              Zaha Hadid, the first woman architect, in her own right, to be awarded the RIBA Gold Medal Commercial Road Library Book display in remembrance of … Continue reading

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