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Exhibition co-curators, Dr Christine Schmidt and Professor Dan Stone, examine the case of Karl Franz, a German Sinto man who likely died on a death march in the last days of the Second World War.
Professor Marius Turda introduces the Library’s upcoming temporary exhibition which will explore the history and the legacies of the global eugenics movement.
This blog examines several accounts given by Hungarian Holocaust survivor and former Library staff member Trude Levi.
In this guest blog, Joanna Beata Michlic explores two cases of missing child Holocaust survivors for whom searches continue to this day.
Kate Williams, from Remembering Srebrenica, talks about their award-winning new podcast which tells the little-known story of genocide and ethnic cleansing right in the heart of Europe through the voices of those who survived it.
To mark this year’s Refugee Week, Edie Martin details Britain’s forgotten history of female internment during the Second World War, in turn, exploring the uniquely female experience of detention.
In honour of Refugee Week, this blog post follows the story of Peter Briess, who donated his extensive collection of family papers and photographs to the Library.
The story of the rescue of thirteen Jewish prisoners from a death march in Bavaria in April 1945.
Visit our archives for an in-depth look at our collections and to see how we collect and preserve valuable material for future generations.
We are thrilled to announce that we are launching a public campaign to build support for the digitalisation of one-third of the Library’s unique collections.