The Hoover Institution Library & Archives has recently acquired a private collection of exiled Russian poet Joseph Brodsky’s papers, including letters, photos, drafts, manuscripts, artwork and published and unpublished poems, some of which are currently on exhibition.
Thursday, November 10, 2016
Tuesday, October 18, 2016
Barbara Krupa, SUL's former Interim Selector for Slavic and East European Collections traveled to Gorlice (Poland) in September to present at the Zygmunt Haupt Festival. Haupt was a Polish émigré writer. Barbara's presentation was based on Haupt’s papers, which are available in SUL's Special Collections.
Wednesday, September 28, 2016
In celebration of the university’s 125th, the Stanford University Archives is pleased to present Stanford Stories from the Archives, featuring letters, photographs, publications, objects, and ephemera that show the evolution and unique aspects of student life on the Farm. The primary exhibit and three satellite exhibits will be mounted in Green Library and the Arrillaga Alumni Center.
Tuesday, September 27, 2016
One of the highlights of the Stanford 125 website is its 125 Stanford Stories, which feature stories of Stanford's innovation, campus life, history and learning. For those of you who have not done so already, you may want to check out Stanford's Story No. 77. In this particular article, "John Mustain, curator of rare books at the Stanford Libraries, shares 12 of his favorite books in the Libraries’ Special Collections – and a leaf from a 13th – and explains what makes them special."