special collections

May 13, 2022
Take a ten-minute, behind-the-scenes tour through the Thomas Fisher Rare Book Library in Toronto, Canada, where you’ll see a First Folio, the first
April 21, 2022
Chicago — On May 4, Hindman Auctions is honored to present Property from the Private Library of President Ronald Reagan sold to benefit his alma mater, Eureka College, in its Fine Printed Books &am
April 6, 2022
Austin, Texas — Thomas F. Staley, author, professor emeritus and 25-year director of the Harry Ransom Center at The University of Texas at Austin, died March 29. He was 86.
April 1, 2022
It’s April and that means it’s National Poetry Month, the perfect time to share this news from Louisiana State University’s Special Collections
March 8, 2022
The spring issue’s Editor’s Shelf recommends five new books about books, and I’m adding two to that list in this brief review of ne
February 28, 2022
San Marino, CA — The Huntington Library, Art Museum, and Botanical Gardens announced that it has acquired the papers of Will Alexander (b.
February 8, 2022
For the seventh year in a row, the New York Academy of Medicine Library is hosting its annual coloring festival on social media.
December 8, 2021
Our Bright Young Librarians series continues today with Nick Twemlow, literary and poetry collections librarian at t
November 16, 2021
New York — The International Center of Photography (ICP) is excited to announce a recent major gift from The Bern Schwartz Family Foundation to name The Bern and Ronny Schwartz Special Collections
October 12, 2021
Los Angeles — Cal State LA and USC have been awarded a nearly $500,000 grant from the Council on Library and Information Resources to digitize Mesoamerican