Canaletto in Aberdeen

Recent research in the University of Aberdeen has confirmed that the collection includes a painting by Italian artist Giovanni Antonio Canal (1695-1798), better known as Canaletto. This work will be shown in a small display alongside other related works in the collection.

Old News, Gateway to New Knowledge

Do you want to learn more about your family or your local history? Join our Local Studies team at these free and entertaining workshops where you will be led through how to use a variety of digital and more traditional resources to dig deeper into your past.

Examine the best methods of exploring historic newspapers, an invaluable resource for learning about past lives and events.

Workshops last for approximately 90 minutes with additional time for practice. Previous knowledge of using computers is not required.