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Events and Exhibits

Wednesday, August 24, 2016

(All day)
Lathrop East Asia Library

Free and Open to the Public, with Opening Reception and Guest Lectures by Jidong Yang (EAL) and Thomas S. Mullaney (History) on Wednesday, January 20 at 5pm.

During the 19th and 20th centuries, groundbreaking information technologies like the telegraph, the typewriter, and the computer changed the world. All of these technologies were designed with the alphabet in mind, however, leaving open the question: what about China, Japan, and Korea? In this exhibition, the history of modern East Asian information technology is explored through artifacts from the personal collection of Professor Thomas S.

Thursday, August 25, 2016

(All day)
Green Library Bing Wing, 2nd and 4th floors

No charge. Visitors without Stanford affiliation must register with government-issued photo i.d.

Exhibition features an extraordinary selection of more than 150 rare and antiquarian maps, atlases, globes, and cartographic teaching materials. Green Library is open daily for viewing of the 2nd floor galleries. The David Rumsey Map Center on the 4th floor is open M–F 1-5 p.m.

Friday, August 26, 2016

(All day)
Green Library Bing Wing, 2nd and 4th floors

No charge. Visitors without Stanford affiliation must register with government-issued photo i.d.

Exhibition features an extraordinary selection of more than 150 rare and antiquarian maps, atlases, globes, and cartographic teaching materials. Green Library is open daily for viewing of the 2nd floor galleries. The David Rumsey Map Center on the 4th floor is open M–F 1-5 p.m.

Saturday, August 27, 2016

(All day)
Green Library Bing Wing, 2nd and 4th floors

No charge. Visitors without Stanford affiliation must register with government-issued photo i.d.

Exhibition features an extraordinary selection of more than 150 rare and antiquarian maps, atlases, globes, and cartographic teaching materials. Green Library is open daily for viewing of the 2nd floor galleries. The David Rumsey Map Center on the 4th floor is open M–F 1-5 p.m.

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