For this months item of the month, a magazine from 1929 about how to build radios is on display. Well, a facsimile of the cover is on display in the reading room. I like that I got a chance to see how a facsimile is made and it was interesting to learn about some of … More Communication

Tennyson anniversary

During the month of October, I chose for the item of the month a print of “The Charge of the Light Brigade: 25th Oct. 1854” by William Simpson. The Irvin Department is also offering a bookmark with Tennyson’s poem “The Charge of the Light Brigade”. Since it is the anniversary of Tennyson’s death on 6th … More Tennyson anniversary

Code of conduct

Yesterday, the class went on a trip to Bletchley Park. This is the place where the British housed their code breaking and MI6 departments during the first half of the twentieth century. Along with the areas dedicated to the code breakers, the National Museum of Computing is also located there. While we did not see … More Code of conduct