Sarah Sadlier, winner of one of the Stanford Libraries’ 2015 Wreden Prizes for Collecting Books and Related Materials, was selected as a research assistant for a Cantor Arts Center exhibition of a warrior’s rarely seen visual account of the famous Little Bighorn battle.
Wednesday, January 13, 2016
Monday, January 4, 2016
Liisi Esse, assistant curator for Estonian and Baltic Studies, reported in The Baltic Course: “The collection of Baltic books, periodicals and manuscripts of Stanford University Libraries (SUL) has grown significantly during the past couple of years. This, as well as the creation of the first-ever Baltic curator position in the U.S. academic libraries, has been enabled by the 2011 Kistler Ritso Foundation’s endowment to SUL, and the foundation’s continuous support towards enhancing the Baltic studies.
”Read the article, The Baltic Studies Program of Stanford University Libraries.
Thursday, December 17, 2015
For many years, the Mathematics & Computer Sciences Library, and later the Mathematics & Statistics Library, maintained a collection of Collected Works in Mathematics and Statistics. When the Mathematics & Statistics Library merged with Falconer Biology Library in 2014, the Collected Works collection comprised approximately 1,000 items and nearly 400 titles.
Wednesday, December 9, 2015
The Conservation Lab of the Stanford Libraries is now featured on the Stanford's 125th website. Kristen St. John, head of conservation services, worked directly with the writer to provide facts for the article, which is one of the official "125 Stanford Stories" on the site.