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People: Richard Ovenden

Richard Ovenden is a British librarian and author of John Thomson: photographer, a study of the Scottish photographer.

Video: Starting a Career as a Librarian

Bodley's Librarian, Richard Ovenden talks to Director of Voices from Oxford, Dr Sung Hee Kim.  They discuss how he became a librarian and his advice for young people about taking up the profession...

Video: The 21st Century Bodleian

Richard Ovenden, Bodley's Librarian at the University of Oxford is interviewed by Prof Denis Noble, also from the University of Oxford.

Video: Voices from Oxford Launch Party - Frances Cairncross

Rector of Exeter College, Frances Cairncross makes the opening speech at the Voices from Oxford launch party held in the Divinity School, University of Oxford.

Video: Korean Treasures come to Oxford

Representatives from Seoul National University gave the Bodleian Library, University of Oxford a series of rare book and maps.