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A brief exploration of the history of The OU. Includes the creation of the OU, the growth of the organisation, expansion and consolidation, the changing student experience and The OU today.
Videos from a golden age of mid-to-late 20th century British philosophy, accompanied by newly commissioned commentaries by leading contemporary thinkers.
An exploration of the history of Walton Hall, site of the main Open University campus, from Roman times to the twentieth century.
A chronological exhibition of the history of The Open University Students Association from 1972 to 2022
An online exhibition celebrating the 25th anniversary of Baroness Boothroyd becoming Speaker of the House of Commons
A collection of archive clips and images exploring the OU's role in the history of Alexandra Palace.
This exhibition showcases letters from the Sampson Low collection held in the Open University Archive.
To celebrate the 50th anniversary of the creation of Milton Keynes this exhibition looks at the relationship between the OU and Milton Keynes using content from the archive.
A collection of clips exploring the OU’s teaching of Shakespeare to celebrate the 450th anniversary of his birth in 2014.
This exhibition takes a look at the life of Jennie Lee, Baroness Lee of Asheridge, through some of the materials held in the Jennie Lee Archive collection at The Open University.