News Bulletins

Temporary closure of Dr Williams's Library from 1 October 2018

12:18pm, 31/08/18

The Trustees recently commissioned a structural survey of the Library building, originally built in 1848. As a consequence the structural engineer has identified some urgent work for the safety of the building.   The Trustees regret that it will be necessary to close the Library from 1 October 2018 to enable the Library staff to clear three major book stacks as the first step. read more …

New Titles added August 2018

6:25pm, 02/08/18

New Titles added August 2018     Biblical interpretation c2003.   Book of common worship [1991?]   Four martyrdoms from the Pierpont Morgan Coptic codices 1973. read more …

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 …

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 …