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INSTITUTE OF EDUCATION

Description
The Institute of Education Library is a specialist collection covering all aspects of education. Its Special Collections include two collections held on deposit from the BBC. They are:
BBC Broadcasts to Schools: a collection of pamphlets published to accompany Schools’ Broadcasts from 1926 until the late 1970s.
BBC Radiovision:the complete record of BBC School Radio’s Radiovision output from 1964 to 1990, consisting of nearly 1,000 programmes on cassette, with accompanying teachers’ notes and visual materials, including film strips and slides.
Related materials held in the Archives are:the Papers of Duncan Taylor, who worked as a producer of history programmes for schools’ radio,from 1948 - 1973.
Website
www.ioe.ac.uk/IS
Keywords
Schools Broadcasts
Access
Access to Special Collections and Archives is by appointment only.
Access for outsiders
Yes

Moving Image, Audio and Related Documentation Holdings

Books
The BBC Broadcasts to Schools collection consists of 188 bound volumes of pamphlets.
Manuscripts
Papers of Duncan Taylor: 9 boxes
Sound
The Radiovision collection, including audio cassettes, filmstrips and teachers’ notes, fills 31 filing cabinet drawers.

Catalogues

Library OPAC
Main library holdings are on the OPAC, and include materials on schools broadcasting and educational media. Special Collections and Archives are separately listed.
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Main Contact

Name
Claire Drinkwater
Job title
Special Collections Librarian
Department
Information Services
Telephone
020 7612 6060
Fax
020 7612 6093
Email
c.drinkwater@ioe.ac.uk
Address
20 Bedford Way
London
WC1H 0AL

Alternate Contact

Name
Antony Daws
Job title
Media Librarian

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