Houghton Library

May 20, 2022
The typical fate of a television set and its contents post-production is not pretty; cast and crew may select a memento or two, but the scrap heap is the usual destination.
October 6, 2021
Strand Magazine, continuing a fine tradition of uncovering "lost" works, has discovered a previously unpublished story by Tennessee Williams.
November 18, 2020
Our Bright Young Librarians series continues today with Dorothy Berry, Digital Collections Program Manage
December 26, 2019
ICYMI: Our top ten most popular posts of 2019. Number one takes a page from our winter issue’s cover feature, pictured above.
October 23, 2019
Our Bright Young Librarians series continues today with Christine Jacobson, Assistant Curator of Modern Books and Ma
July 12, 2019
On August 9 at 4pm, Harvard’s Houghton Library will close as part of a yearlong renovation project that will increase accessi
June 3, 2019
A landmark anniversary calls for a landmark celebration.
April 4, 2019
As we countdown to the fiftieth anniversary of the moon landing this July, several libraries and museums are setting their sights on lunar topics.