Tuesday, June 01, 2010
British Museum libraries added to Copac
"Copac has announced that the holdings of the British Museum libraries have been added. The library collections of the British Museum provide an invaluable research resource that supports the study of the rich history of human cultures represented by the museum's object collection. The British Museum Library catalogue includes material held in all 10 of the Museum's Libraries; Ancient Egypt and Sudan, Anthropology (the Library of the Department of Africa, Oceania and the Americas), Asia Department, Coins and Medals, Conservation and Scientific Research, Greece and Rome, Middle East, the Paul Hamlyn Library (the Museum's public library), Prehistory and Europe, and Prints and Drawings. These libraries have different levels of accessibility. The Anthropology Library and the Paul Hamlyn Library are accessible to all visitors during opening hours, while the other departmental Libraries have restricted access"