Collectors, bibliophiles, and of course librarians are eagerly awaiting the annual antiquarian book fairs in February. This year, the San Francisco Antiquarian Book, Print, and Paper Fair takes place on February 1-2 at a new location, the Fort Mason Festival Pavilion.
Wednesday, January 15, 2014
Monday, January 6, 2014
Dr. Jidong Yang, Head of East Asia Library
Thursday, January 16, 2014 | 4:15 pm — 5:30 pm
Location: Building 300, Room 300, Main Quad (Note: location change. Updated 1/15/14)
(Please RSVP to http://ceas.stanford.edu/events/rsvp.php.)
Chinese studies, both in China and around the world, have irreversibly entered into the digital era. Online library catalogs, internet-based bibliographies and indexes, electronic journals and books, and full-text databases, many of which were beyond the wildest imagination of scholars of the previous generation, have now become indispensable tools for daily research.
Wednesday, December 4, 2013
Chair Massages! Dog Petting! Yoga and more!
Come to Green Library to reduce stress during finals on December 11th between 3:30 - 7:30 pm. The De-Stress Fest will kick off with dog petting outside of Green Library, near the red fountain. Next, take a stroll inside the library for a variety of stress-relieving activities -- but before you do, sign-up for a relaxing chair massage outside near the dog petting; sign-ups start at 3:30. Chair massages will take place from 5:00 - 7:00 pm and are reserved for undergraduates.
Monday, November 18, 2013
Stanford University Libraries announced the launch of the second Stanford Prize for Innovation in Research Libraries (SPIRL), a prize to recognize and celebrate innovation through programs, projects, and/or new or improved services that directly or indirectly benefit readers and users. The goal of the prize is to single out for community attention and to celebrate functionally significant results of the innovative impulses in libraries anywhere in the world that support research.