In conjunction with the ongoing exhibition at the East Asia Library, entitled Words in Characters: Books as Vehicles, the library will host a conference on Friday, October 13 featuring talks given by several of the artists whose works are included within the exhibit.
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More than meets the eye: Open House featuring German miniature books on Oct. 3rd at Stanford Libraries
To commemorate the German national holiday Tag der Deutschen Einheit (Day of German Unity) on Tuesday, October 3rd, 2017, there will be an Open House in Special Collections from 1:00PM-4:00PM featuring some of the miniature books and materials from the Germanic collections at Stanford Libraries.
The East Asia Library is pleased to announce a new exhibition entitled "Words in Characters: Books as Vehicles." Located in the entrance hall display cases, this exhibition explores intersections between art and language in contemporary Chinese culture.
On May 30, 2017, the East Asia Library hosted a public discussion entitled "Reflections on American Sinology and Sinologists," featuring author Susan Chan Egan and Dr. Ronald Egan, Chair and Professor in the Department of East Asian Languages and Cultures.
Concierge tours of Li Ma Science Library and the Digitization Lab & Imaging Space take place this week and next. While the tours of the Digitization Lab have reached capacity, there's still room in the Li Ma Science Library tours.
Li Ma Science Library tours:
- Wednesday, June 21, 10:00-11:00AM
- Thursday, June 22, 2:00-3:00PM
Tours will meet at the entrance to the Sapp Center for Science Teaching and Learning.
As part of its ongoing preservation and renovation programs, Stanford's department of Lands, Buildings & Real Estate (LBRE) has initiated a project to repair and clean the exterior facade of the historic Bing Wing of Green Library. This will be a three-year project, taking place in the summer of each of the next three years.
Please join us for the Concierge Tours of the Robin Li and Melissa Ma Science Library located in the Sapp Center for Science Teaching and Learning. Tours of this beautiful new library will be hosted by the library staff at the Li Ma Library, Grace Baysinger, Michael Newman, Aparna Sharma and Bob Schwarzwalder.
Please sign up for one of the two times listed below. Both tour session dates will be limited to 30 sign ups on each day.
See details about the library.