Super Bowl by the Bay, now on display in Green Library's south lobby, highlights the excitement that gripped the campus on January 20, 1985, when Stanford served as the host of Super Bowl XIX.
Alex Stinson, GLAM-Wiki Strategist for the Wikimedia Foundation, will be visiting Stanford University on January 30, 2018. As a part of Alex's visit, he will be giving a presentation on GLAM-Wiki, Wikidata, and global knowledge and leading an Introduction to Wikidata workshop. More details about each event follow.
Have you ever wondered why and how something like a paper doll was added to the library collection? If so, please join us for a panel presentation where representatives from Collection Development, SUL Technical Services, and Special Collections Technical Services will explain each step of the acquisition process using the recently acquired Jenny Lind paper doll set as an example.
Bach, JS. Sechs Suiten für Violoncello solo, BWV 1007-1012 / Johann Sebastian Bach ; herausgegeben von Andrew Talle ; synoptisches Faksimile von Andrew Talle und Jungeun Elle Kim. Neue Ausgabe sämtlicher Werke, revidierte Edition / Johann Sebastian Bach ; Band 4
On Thursday, December 28, there will be a planned outage of Symphony for essential maintenance. This outage will affect some library services.
SearchWorks will be available throughout the outage. However:
Well over 200 staff members attended the annual Stanford Libraries Holiday Party on December 18th at the Schwab Center. Good food, drinks, and fun were in abundance! In addition to providing an opportunity to celebrate the past year, the holiday party is a time for University Librarian Michael Keller to recognize staff celebrating employment anniversaries. Congratulations to all!
Access Services Department
The National Geospatial Advisory Committee (NGAC) held their final meeting of the year on December 11, 2017 via teleconference. The full report of the meeting including the Powerpoints from the subcommittees are available on the NGAC Website. The NGAC is a Federal Advisory Committee that reports to the Federal Geographic Data Committee (FGDC). Our role is to provide advice and recommendations related to the national geospatial program and the development of the National Spatial Data Infrastructure.