You are here

News

RSS

Archives

Tuesday, March 1, 2016

Image from Splendor Solis, a German manuscript from 1532-1535
by Kathleen Smith

On Monday, March 7th, there will be a Fine Facsimile Open House with Giovanni Scorcioni, facsimile edition expert and founder of Facsimile Finder. The Open House will take place from 9:30 am-11:45 am in the Barchas Room of Special Collections in Green Library. From 9:40 am-10:00 am, Giovanni will present a new software he is developing with Western Michigan University to help libraries make their facsimile collections easily discoverable.

Tuesday, February 23, 2016

When We Are No More poster image

Today, we stand at the very edge of a vast, uncharted digital landscape, where our collective memory is stored in ephemeral bits and bytes and lives in air-conditioned server rooms. What sources will historians turn to in 100, let alone 1,000 years to understand our own time if all of our memory lives in digital codes that may no longer be decipherable?

Wednesday, February 17, 2016

Concierge Keys

Last month, the University announced $801.6 million was raised during fiscal year 2015. Join Gabrielle Karampelas, Director of Development and Communications for Stanford Libraries, and Sonia Lee, Associate Director of Development for the  Libraries, as they discuss SUL's fundraising efforts, goals and most recent results.

Thursday, January 14, 2016

by Liisi Esse
January 29 (Fri) - 12:00pm - 1:15pm
Darius Staliunas
Lithuanian Institute of History
Encina Hall West, Room 219
417 Galvez Mall
 
A talk co-sponsored by the Taube Center for Jewish Studies and Stanford University Libraries.

Pages