Cancellation of lectures and other events

In the light of current government advice all lectures and other events organised by the Society and its special interest Sections and due to take place during April and May have been cancelled.  Similar activities organised by organisations affiliated to the Society and therefore shown in the Society's published programme for the current year may also have been cancelled.  Anyone planning to attend such activities is advised to check with the local society or other organisation.

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Professor Mary Beard discusses the importance of the Hellenic and Roman Library

  • Posted On: 17 May 2018

Professor Mary Beard discusses the importance of specialist libraries for classicist researchers as well as the impact that the Hellenic and Roman Library has had in her life.

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Yorkshire Dales celebration 2018 - a note of thanks

It's the last day of 2018 and the perfect time to thank everyone involved in planning and delivering the Yorkshire Dales Celebration. In particular, a huge thank you to Dr David Johnson who co-ordinated it all - it...

Monday 31 December 2018


Renewing your Leeds University Library card

If you hold a Leeds University Library card through your YAHS membership, it expires at the end of December and will need to be re-activated once your 2019 YAHS subs are paid. To avoid any interruption in normal service, a...

Thursday 27 December 2018


Robert Vickers

With sorrow we share the news that Robert Vickers died on Friday. This is a huge loss to the society, and to all of Robert's many friends in YAHS. As the bad news circulated, there came a wave of admiration and appreciation, for all...

Tuesday 11 December 2018


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