Updated finding aid for the Jim Cullum Collection now available for research

The Jim Cullum Jazz Band performing at Carnegie Hall
October 11, 2022
by Christopher Alan Walker

An updated finding aid for the Jim Cullum Collection is now available on the Online Archive of California and is open for research.

Welcome to Christine Garcia, Geoscience Specimen Curator

Christina Garcia
October 9, 2022
by Julie Sweetkind-Singer

Stanford Libraries and the Stanford Doerr School of Sustainability (SDSS) are delighted to announce that Christine (Chrissy) Garcia will be joining Stanford Libraries on November 14, 2022 as the Geoscience Specimen Collections Curator and Manager.  This unique position sits within the Libraries, but will be responsible for managing the rock, mineral, and paleontology collections for the School.  This collaboration will combine the expertise of both groups with active faculty input on the historical and contemporaneous collections and the libraries deep knowledge of material management, metadata standards, physical and digital preservation, and digitization workflows.

New features for self-deposit in the Stanford Digital Repository!

Screenshot of SDR self-deposit application home page
October 3, 2022
by Amy E. Hodge

Thanks to hard work by the Infrastructure Team from Stanford Libraries' Digital Libraries Systems and Services group, the self-deposit web application for the Stanford Digital Repository (SDR) just got a bit of a spiffing up for the new school year.

Mexican Migrant (Bracero) Workers Photo Display

Bracero Recruitment Process: Workers outside recruting station
September 26, 2022
by Adan Griego

Bracero Guest Worker Program Photos

New exhibition on view at East Asia Library - Xiaoze Xie: Flammable Ideas, Fragile Objects

Image of a ceramic book
September 26, 2022
by Joshua Capitanio

The East Asia Library is currently hosting a new exhibition of work by Prof. Xiaoze Xie, entitled Flammable Ideas, Fragile Objects, on view in the main second-floor exhibit space at the Stanford East Asia Library.

Students can now reserve group study rooms at Green Library!

Group study room 124 in Hohbach Hall.
September 26, 2022
by Mario Pamplona

Group Study Room 124 (photo: Mario Pamplona)

Why are room reservations awesome?  

  • Group study rooms are for Stanford students in groups of two or more.

  • Reservations ensure you have a reliable and consistent space for your group study. 

  • Rooms are prioritized for your use.

Fall 2022 Gear-Up for Science Data

September 25, 2022
by Alma Elizabeth Parada

Working with science data can be tough! Real datasets are often complex, with each type of data bringing along it its own needs for quality control, management, and analysis. Feeling overwhelmed? You're not alone!

The Stanford Libraries and the Lane Medical Library are very excited to announce that the Fall 2022 Gear-Up will focus on dealing with real data in the sciences. This event will consist of a series of virtual and hybrid workshops over 3 days, Monday - Wednesday October 10-12, culminating in an in-person research symposium and social hour on Thursday, October 13, 2022.