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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 reopening 22 June

Library reopening 22 June

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 ...
HRH Prince Philip

HRH Prince Philip

The BSA was saddened to learn of the passing of our former Patron, HRH Prince Philip, the Duke of Edinburgh ...
Offices closed

Offices closed

The BSA offices are closed this week (12-16 April); if you are trying to reach us by phone, please contact ...

BSA Archive Project Assistant

1821 Finlay Digitisation Project The British School at Athens is pleased to announce an Archive Project Assistant post as part ...
‘A Piece of Nature’: Arts & Crafts Perceptions of Nature and the Byzantine Monument.

‘A Piece of Nature’: Arts & Crafts Perceptions of Nature and the Byzantine Monument.

We are very pleased to announce a new virtual exhibition sourced from our Byzantine Research Fund Archive! ...
Early-Stage Research Fellowship in Ceramic Analysis

Early-Stage Research Fellowship in Ceramic Analysis

Research project title: Culinary traces of the past: Aegean-Balkan mobility and interaction at the dawn of urbanisation in late 2nd ...
Back to 1986: British School at Athens Centenary

Back to 1986: British School at Athens Centenary

Orsolaina Felago (Università degli Studi della Campania) completed an Erasmus+ traineeship at the BSA, January–March 2021. Because of the national ...

A.G. Leventis Fellowship in Hellenic Studies 2021-2024

The British School at Athens is pleased to announce the A.G. Leventis Fellowship in Hellenic Studies. The Fellowship, funded by ...
MSCA-ITN program PLACE to be launched on 23 March 2021

MSCA-ITN program PLACE to be launched on 23 March 2021

The BSA is excited to be part of the new 4-year, EU-funded, research and training network PlaCe-ITN ...