New on the Shelf: Rare Books & Artists' Books

Special Collections exhibition features rare books & contemporary artists’ books

A new exhibition in Stanford’s Green Library offers a window into recent acquisitions in Special Collections. Books—both manuscript and print—are the focus of the display on the second floor of the Bing Wing, on view September 4, 2018 through January 6, 2019.

Cases in the Peterson Gallery, adjacent to the Special Collections Reading Room, feature rare and antiquarian works acquired for the libraries’ teaching and research collections by Curator of Rare Books John Mustain. Contemporary artists’ books, selected by Director of Special Collections Roberto Trujillo, are displayed in the Munger Rotunda.

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Adelante Comunidad: Graphic Arts by the Stanford Chicanx & Latinx Community

South Lobby, First Floor, East Wing, Green Library

An exhibit showcasing four decades of graphic arts by the Stanford Chicanx and Latinx community.

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Incomparable: The Stanford Band

Bender Room, Fifth Floor, Bing Wing, Green Library

An exhibit celebrating the Incomparable Stanford Band. (Please note the updated location; this exhibit is now on display in the Bender Room of Green Library).

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Students Speak Out!

Lobby, Arrillaga Alumni Center

This exhibit shines a spotlight on the the rich collection of student publications housed in Stanford's University Archives. (Please note the updated location; this exhibit is now on display in the lobby of Arrillaga Alumni Center).

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