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Nominations for election to Council by the Regular Members

Nominations for election to Council by the Regular Members

Nominations are invited for the election of one member of Council as representative of the Regular Members. Only Regular Members ...
Welcome Tom

Welcome Tom

Tom Bull started on 1 October as Library/Archive Intern. He is thrilled to be back at the BSA after attending ...
Job Vacancy: Director at the British School at Athens

Job Vacancy: Director at the British School at Athens

The BSA wishes to appoint a new Director with ambition, energy and leadership skills. Applications should be received by noon ...
Welcome Nathan

Welcome Nathan

Welcome Nathan Meyer, our new IT Officer ...
Reopening of Library

Reopening of Library

The BSA Library will reopen to members and readers on Monday 20 September. For more information about the regulations click ...
Digging Crete: SPHS Images from BSA Excavations in a New Century

Digging Crete: SPHS Images from BSA Excavations in a New Century

At the close of the Archive Story, Digging II, which chronicled the growth of British School at Athens (BSA) excavations ...
Development of a map browsing tool

Development of a map browsing tool

The BSA Library has a significant cartographic collection. Thanks to the invaluable support of outgoing IT Officer, Hallvard Indgjerd, we ...
W.K.Lyhne, BSA Arts Bursary holder

W.K. Lyhne BSA Arts Bursary Holder 2021/22

UK based artist, curator and researcher W.K. Lyhne has been awarded the BSA Arts Bursary for 2021-2022 ...
Knossos Archival Material on Digital Collections

Knossos Archival Material on Digital Collections

We are delighted to announce that newly digitised archival material from the Knossos excavations is now available on Digital Collections ...
Welcome Evgenia

Welcome Evgenia

Welcome Evgenia Villioti, our new Assistant Librarian ...
New Chairman of Council

New Chairman of Council

At its most recent meeting the BSA’s Council unanimously agreed to appoint Professor Roderick Beaton FBA as its new Chairman ...

BSA summer closure dates

The BSA premises will be closed from Monday,16th August to Monday, 20th September. The Offices will be closed from Monday, ...
Library regulations regarding covid-19

Library regulations regarding covid-19

We are pleased to inform you that the Library will re-open to members and readers on Tuesday 22 June ...

BSA Research Internship: Library and Archive Assistant

10-Month Fixed Term Post (October 2021 – July 2022) Summary of Position: We are seeking an organised and highly-motivated graduate ...
Elizabeth (Lisa) Bayard French (19 January 1931 – 10 June 2021)

Elizabeth (Lisa) Bayard French (19 January 1931 – 10 June 2021)

It is with great sadness that we note the passing, peacefully in Cambridge after a short illness, of Lisa French ...

Library / Archive internship 2021-2022

We are very happy to open applications for a Library/Archive internship, available October 2021 - July 2022. Please see here ...
The Well-travelled Frederick W. Hasluck: Images from the SPHS Collection

The Well-travelled Frederick W. Hasluck: Images from the SPHS Collection

One of the most well-travelled scholars associated with the British School at Athens (BSA) was Frederick W. Hasluck. His association ...
New Publication

New Publication

We are delighted to announce the publication of Byzantium, Venice and the Medieval Adriatic, edited by Magdalena Skoblar ...
Ure and Catling: story of a gift and a friendship

Ure and Catling: story of a gift and a friendship

Salvatore D'Errico (University of Durham) volunteered for the BSA on our 2020 'Digitisation Project', helping to inventory the collection and ...
What was life like at the British School at Athens in the first 100 years? Some of the first female students

What was life like at the British School at Athens in the first 100 years? Some of the first female students

In her second blogpost, Orsolaina Felago (Università degli Studi della Campania) continues to explore the early history of the BSA ...