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FIBIS Shop Manager needed

FIBIS are currently in need a volunteer Shop Manager. Please read the job description below and contact FIBIS Chairman Pat Scully (email: [email protected]) if you are interested in the position or have any questions. Job Description Summary of role Generate and update website content (products, content, promotions) Work with website team to build traffic and sales via […]

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Journal Editor needed

FIBIS are currently in need of a volunteer Journal Editor. Please read the job description below and contact FIBIS Chairman Pat Scully (email: [email protected]) if you are interested in the position or have any questions. Job description General Information The primary role of the FIBIS Editor is to put together the Bi-annual Journal. The FIBIS […]

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THE RAJ Re-Examined is a lecture series on British India

THE RAJ Re-Examined: a lecture series on British India 

THE RAJ Re-Examined: a lecture series on British India presented by the British Association for Cemeteries in South Asia in association with the South Asia Centre, London School of Economics. Lecture 1: Monday 5 November  The British in India: Three Centuries of Ambition and Experience British people settled in India shortly after the reign of Elizabeth I […]

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Bombay Times arrival and departure notices for 1840

Bombay Times arrival and departure notices for 1840

Bombay Times arrival and departure notices for 1840 have now been uploaded to the FIBIS database website. The data consists of 1,654 arrivals and 926 departures, a total of 2,580 new entries. Our thanks go to David Edge and his wonderful team of volunteers! View Bombay Times arrival and departure notices Related articles Newspapers – […]

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using Introduction to family history sources in Asian and African Studies

Asian and African Studies Reading Room: forthcoming closures

Unfortunately the British Library Asian and African Studies Reading Room has to close for essential engineering work to be carried out on Saturday, 20 October and Saturday, 17 November 2018. There will be a limited enquiry desk service out of the Rare Books & Music Reading Room on the first floor. More details can be found […]

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Bombay Times

Bombay Times arrival and departure notices for 1838 and 1839

Bombay Times arrival and departure notices for 1838 and 1839 have now been uploaded to the FIBIS database website. The data consists of 751 arrivals and 622 departures giving a total of 1,373 new entries. Our thanks go to David Edge and his wonderful team of volunteers! View Bombay Times arrival and departure notices Related articles Newspapers […]

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