The Stanford University Libraries is pleased to announce that it has been awarded a grant by the National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST). The project, which will end on Aug. 31, 2014, will be dedicated to the creation of basic metadata for the 15,000 software titles in the Stephen M. Cabrinety Collection in the History of Microcomputing,
Tuesday, January 29, 2013
Thursday, January 24, 2013
In support of the Beethoven Project, a series of events celebrating the opening of the Bing Concert Hall, the Music Library offers a Beethoven Resources web page, a digital slideshow, and a display of facsimiles of Stanford’s original Beethoven manuscripts.
Wednesday, January 23, 2013
Date: Monday, February 4, 2013
Time: 1:15 p.m. to 3 p.m.
Place: Stanford Graduate School of Business, McClelland Bldg, Classroom M104
Space is limited; reserve your seat now at http://sulgovinfo.eventbrite.com
Dr. Joel Weintraub will lead a lively and amazingly informative discussion on the United States Decennial Census Manuscripts, a.k.a. Enumerators’ Notebooks. And, get ready to “geek out” over his fine collection of Census memorabilia!
Tuesday, January 22, 2013
The Stanford University Archive of Recorded Sound began continuous web streaming of the Riverwalk Jazz programs consisting of more than 350 hours of historic radio broadcasts on January 1, 2013 from http://riverwalkjazz.stanford.edu. Using rich narrative, oral histories and interviews, clips of historic musical recordings, and live musical performances by the Jim Cullum Jazz Band, each radio show entertains and educates its listeners, promoting classic jazz music and an appreciation for its place in history.