C. Ryan Perkins accepted appointment as Stanford’s first South Asian Studies Librarian in the autumn quarter of 2015. At that time, there was a broad university-led effort to expand South Asia-related scholarship, teaching, and research across campus. In this interview, Ryan gives an account of his first four academic years at Stanford and describes his current projects and priorities.
New exhibition at East Asia Library: "Traversing China's Multiethnic Passage -- Jingui Zhang's Solo Art"
From June 6, 2019, to November 30, 2019, the East Asia Library will feature a new exhibition entitled "Traversing China's Multiethnic Passage: Jingui Zhang's Solo Art." An opening reception will be held on the evening of June 6, 2019.
New member libraries, as well as long-time members, are invited to attend a webcast to discover — or re-discover — HathiTrust. Topics will include information on
The Music Library invites you to browse our reference collection. Note the following new additions, listed in no particular order:
Ice cream, llamas and DIY calming jars. Don't miss it!
The Stanford Libraries will once again be hosting its annual De-Stress Fest.
Green Library will be hosting activities on Wednesday, June 5th between 3:00-5:00 pm. Highlights for this year include DIY calming jars, a make your own ice cream sundae bar, pizza and swag compliments of the Stanford Federal Credit Union, the lively Stanford Band, and much more.
From May 17 to May 25, the East Asia Library will host a pop-up exhibition featuring mounted works of traditional Chinese brush painting produced by students in the Stanford Continuing Studies Program. The paintings are displayed in the 3rd floor exhibition cases.
The Science Library Newsletter publishes ten issues per year and brings you news from the Robin Li & Melissa Ma Science Library. Sign up to receive issues via email as they are published. Contents of the May 2019 issue: