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By Author: Dr Stan Florek

Collecting: Library as Museum

Books, digital content and the future of libraries.

By: Dr Stan Florek, Category: Science, Date: 18 Dec 2013

Our Global Neighbours: From the Papyrus Scroll to Codex

Public education and the origin of a book in antiquity.

By: Dr Stan Florek, Category: Science, Date: 16 Dec 2013

Balinese Expressions: Double Ikat Gringsing

Sacred textiles of Tenganan Village in Bali.

By: Dr Stan Florek, Category: Science, Date: 13 Dec 2013

Our Global Neighbors: In the Shadows of Aden's Butcher Shop

The 19th century discovery of stone tools – an early clue to our African origin.

By: Dr Stan Florek, Category: Science, Date: 09 Dec 2013

Our Global Neighbours: the Lesson from Falling Down

An ancient Javanese tale about a flying turtle.

By: Dr Stan Florek, Category: Science, Date: 03 Dec 2013

Balinese Expressions: Save the Date!

An introduction to the Balinese Calendar.

By: Dr Stan Florek, Category: Science, Date: 15 Nov 2013

Our Global Neighbours: Story-tellers from Indonesia

Stories are shared and moulded to enrich people and collections.

By: Dr Stan Florek, Category: Science, Date: 02 Nov 2013

Balinese Expressions: Guardian Statues

How Bedogol guards our balance and peace.

By: Dr Stan Florek, Category: Science, Date: 02 Nov 2013

Balinese Expressions: Offerings in a Changing World

An example of a dynamic culture.

By: Dr Stan Florek, Category: Science, Date: 30 Oct 2013

Our Global Neighbours: Noken from Papuan Highlands

The versatile native bag as a cultural heritage.

By: Dr Stan Florek, Category: Science, Date: 29 Oct 2013