You are here

News

RSS

Archives

Wednesday, December 5, 2012

Because of the University's Winter Closure from Monday, December 24, 2012 through Friday, January 4, 2013, articles submitted for the SUL News page will be published on the following schedule:

Monday, December 3, 2012

Rose Bowl--1971, Jim Plunkett

The Stanford University Archives congratulates the football team on earning its thirteenth trip to the Rose Bowl. In Stanford’s previous twelve Rose Bowl appearances, fifth most in the history of the game, their record stands at 5 victories, 6 losses, and 1 tie.

Wednesday, November 28, 2012

The Book Haven, a blog by our colleague Cynthia Haven, reviewed the lecture in Green Library on November 12 by independent scholar Chet Van Duzer, who discussed his latest book, Seeing the World Anew: The Radical Vision of Martin Waldseemüller’s 1507 & 1516 World Maps(Library of Congress and Levenger Press, 2012).  The 1507 publication was the first map to use the name “America.”

http://bookhaven.stanford.edu/2012/11/americas-birth-certificate/

Hopkins Marine Station Roofing Project

It is hard to believe the Miller Library is 23 years old. The building has held up remarkably well given its exposure to the salt water laden winds. Work was completed yesterday replacing all of the library's copper gutters. The roof on the cupola was also replaced in response to a small leak.

Pages