Welcome to the digital collections of the Humanist Library and Archives at Conway Hall. Our physical collections, which include artworks, objects, books, serials and pamphlets, and archive material, cover a wide range of subjects including religion and irreligion, freethought, philosophy, social change and many others. 

Our first digital collection is called Architecture and Place and explores the history of the buildings that have or do shelter our Society, the Conway Hall Ethical Society, and the spaces which we have called home.

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Humanist Library and Archives digitisation operation manual 1.0

20160923 Digitisation Operational Manual 1.0.pdf

A how-to guide for digitisation at the Humanist Library and Archives, Conway Hall.

Humanist Library and Archives digitisation policy 2016-2019

Digitisation Policy 2016.pdf

A digitisation policy for the Humanist Library and Archives at Conway Hall, 2016-2019.

Companion guide for copyright due diligence

20161117 Companion Guide for Copyright Due Diligence A.pdf

A companion guide for the copyright due diligence checklists and guides supplied by the UK Intellectual Property Office.

Platform scoping for Conway Hall

20160426 Scoping Platforms.pdf

A platform scoping document for the Humanist Library and Archives, Conway Hall.

Conway Hall digital collections metadata guide

20160817 Conway Hall Digital Collections metadata guide.pdf

A guide to creating Dublin Core metadata for digital collections created on Omeka.