Training Programme on Ottoman and Archival Studies

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Summer Program
August 3, 2015 to August 7, 2015
United Kingdom
Subject Fields: 
Ancient History, Archival Science, Eastern Europe History / Studies, European History / Studies, Military History

London Centre for Social Studies (LCSS)

Training Programme on Ottoman and Archival Studies in the UK


LCSS, London Centre for Socials Studies

Registration Fee

£350*    To register, go online:

Core Objectives


  • To develop research skills through workshops, talks and training sessions at the UK libraries and archives
  • To receive guidance on the UK-based  key institutions, catalogues, and primary and secondary sources related to Ottoman Studies
  • To develop research skills by using archives and original documents and accessing  the relevant sources in your area of interest
  • To expand networking opportunities with the UK-based colleagues and institutions for future research opportunities

Target audience

Master’s and PHD students, researchers and academics with particular interest in Ottoman and Archival Studies


3rd August, Monday – 7th August, Friday 2015

Key institutions to be visited

  • 3rd August

The Birkbeck, University of London, The Senate House Library


  • 4th August

The National Archives


  • 5th August

The SOAS, University of London Library and SOAS Archives & Special Collections


  • 6th August

The British Library and Ottoman Collections and Manuscripts

The Al-Furqan Islamic Heritage Foundation


  • 7th August

Weston Library of the Bodleian Libraries, University of Oxford


Contact & enquiries

LCSS Programme Coordinator:

Full details of the Programme


*a limited number of registration fee grants available

Contact Info: 

Rosa Vercoe, Programme Coordinator, London Centre for Social Studies