You are here

News

RSS

Archives

Tuesday, November 6, 2012

"This month, Stanford University Libraries established the first academic, university-based Bahá'í collection in the United States. The donation of one of the most extensive Bahá'í libraries in private hands preserves a history that might otherwise be lost."

"The collection includes more than 1,000 books, letters, photographs and rare, out-of-print early Bahá'í publications from around the world, as well as other archival materials and papers."

Monday, November 5, 2012

The Stanford University Libraries has recently acquired San Francisco's New Langton Arts archive. A recent article published in the Dish highlights a bit of history behind San Francisco's New Langton Arts, as well as some collection highlights.

To read the article, Libraries’ acquisition adds to holdings on Bay Area art scene, written by Cynthia Haven, see the October 30th, issue of the Dish.

 

The University Archives and DLSS/DPG are pleased to announce that over 700 images from 8 Archives collections are now available via the Stanford Digital Repository. Included are:

B. Noah Tilghman color slides documenting Antarctica, 1972-1974 (SC1056)
Albert Brooks Cox photographs documenting the 1906 earthquake (PC0147)

Tuesday, October 30, 2012

About a month ago the processing team in Special Collections came to the end of our time on the NHPRC STOP AIDS Project processing grant. This post discusses how we processed the born-digital files we imaged from floppy disks, CDs, and zip disks.

Pages