Author Archives: Image Curator

Europeana for images

Europeana is an excellent resource for finding still images, video and sound with scholarly data attached.  Cross -search or browse across a wide range of European cultural collections. There is a personal storage space to save images or searches. One … Continue reading

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‘Reel to Real’ archival sound project

A new online ethnomusicology and sound archive from the Pitt Rivers Museum, University of Oxford. The recordings range from the songs of Himalayan women to those of Gaelic children. The Real to Real website includes a wealth of background information, … Continue reading

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MetCat: extra research power

If your research isn’t producing the required results, try MetCat to find online articles, e-theses,  e-book chapters and audio visual materials. Resources available at LondonMet will appear at the top of the search results list. Amongst the databases that can … Continue reading

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Dissertation binding resources

The Library provides  inexpensive and quick self-service glue binding. Binders with clear covers are available from the desk. For spiral binding, we have compiled a list of companies offering spiral binding (download PDF from WebLearn) The University of London Sudents’ … Continue reading

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Jewellers! news, jobs, opportunities

The benchpeg blog and email newsletter is an excellent online resource for jewellery students and graduates. Subscribe to this UK-based community mailing list to hear about the latest jobs, courses, exhibition and other opportunities to kick-start your career.

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Matthew Macaulay paintings: Commercial Rd Library

Matthew Macaulay’s richly painted abstracts are on show in the Library Gallery space 8 – 26th April 2013. Matthew is the artist-in-residence at Aberystwyth Arts Centre and the Director of the artist-run Pluspace Gallery. More  paintings and information here  

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Citing moving images: The British Universities Film & Video Council guidelines

BUFVC – The British Universities Film & Video Council, has launched a set of guidelines to help you cite or reference moving images in your dissertation, essay or thesis. You may need to refer to a film, television or radio … Continue reading

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Google Scholar & LondonMet Library catalogue

Have you ever found that you can’t access some of the articles or papers found through Google Scholar searches? Now you can link Google Scholar for simultaneous searches of LondonMet Library and MetCat (Open WorldCat) resources. So, if you find … Continue reading

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Florian Beigel wins Berlin Grand Art Prize

Professor Florian Beigel of the Architecture Research Unit (ARU) at The Cass School of Architecture has been selected to receive the Grand Berlin Art Prize 2013. Read more about the award on The CASS website Find out more about Florian … Continue reading

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Growing Talent: jewellers and silversmiths nurtured by the Goldsmiths’ Company

11th March – 13th April 2013 Goldsmiths’ Hall, Foster Lane, London, City of London EC2V 6BN Just a short hop away from The CASS (25 bus!) this free exhibition showcases the work of  emerging jewellers and silversmiths. The hall itself … Continue reading

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