The University and its Library - Featured Treasure
Letter from Henry III addressed to masters and scholars of Paris
In this, the earliest royal document in the University Archives, the king invites scholars from France to migrate to England. There had been disturbances in Paris, and Henry III offers its scholars...
Treasures of the Bodleian was open to the public from 30 Sept 2011 to 23 Dec 2011
The exhibition brought together some of the rarest, most important and most evocative objects in the world. It also asked the question, 'what is a treasure in the twenty-first century?' The debate will remain open on this website.