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The use of pins in early modern England (1450-1700)

8:41am, 17/07/18

Read Jane Giscombe's article about the use of pins in early modern England here. read more …

The Richard Baxter Treatises

5:56pm, 30/06/18

Dr Alan Argent: The Richard Baxter treatises are here catalogued for the first time with clear summaries of their content, affording rich opportunities for research. The Richard Baxter Treatises: A Catalogue and Guide, by Alan Argent Richard Baxter (1615-1691) was among the most prominent English nonconformist divines. Baxter found common ground with the Puritans but sought unity among Protestants in general. read more …

The Friends of DWL Annual Lecture for 2017 is now available

5:52pm, 30/06/18

The Friends of DWL Annual Lecture for 2017 is now available. Thomas Cromwell's Religion Revisited by Diarmaid MacCulloch  Price £5. read more …

New Titles added June 2018

2:29pm, 04/04/18

New Titles added June 2018   A short history of Ongar Congregational Church [1926?]   An historical atlas of Kent 2004.   Centenary celebration, Unitarian Union, North-Eastern India, 1887-1987 [1987? read more …

William Artaud

9:49am, 04/04/18

William Artaud William Artaud (1763-1823) was a history and portrait painter, noted as being a ‘violent democrat’ with nonconformist views and connections. read more …

Friday Closure

3:45pm, 26/04/17

Dr Williams's Library will be open from Monday to Thursday but closed every Friday from Friday the 7th July 2017 until further notice. This will allow staff to work on cataloguing and other essential projects. read more …