Archives for December 2015

Falkirk bindery create replica of Gutenberg Bible

Helix Binders of Falkirk have been work­ing with the Uni­ver­si­ty of Manchester’s John Rylands Library to pro­duce a repli­ca copy of the Guten­berg Bible. The orig­i­nals are too valu­able to be han­dled by schol­ars, so this project aims to pro­vide an alter­na­tive. You can read the full sto­ry is on the BBC’s web­site.

Centre for Printing History and Culture opens in Birmingham

The Cen­tre for Print­ing His­to­ry and Cul­ture was launched at an event enti­tled ‘Imprint­ing the Cen­tre’ in Birm­ing­ham on Wednes­day 25 Novem­ber. The Cen­tre is a joint ini­tia­tive between Birm­ing­ham City Uni­ver­si­ty and the Uni­ver­si­ty of Birm­ing­ham, con­sist­ing of researchers, her­itage pro­fes­sion­als and librar­i­ans, and seeks to encour­age research into all aspects and peri­ods of […]

SPrAT on Twitter

The Trust now has a Twit­ter account @PrintScot.