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Wednesday, February 1, 2017

Concierge Keys

Please join us for Concierge 39: “LOCKSS”

  • Monday, Feb 13, 10-11am in EAL Room 224
  • Tuesday, Feb 14, 2-3pm in EAL Room 224. (This session will be video recorded.)

The LOCKSS Program provides distributed digital preservation software and services used by hundreds of institutions across tens of networks.

Lathrop Cupboard Café sign

SUL is pleased to welcome the Lathrop Cupboard Café to its home in Lathrop Library. We invite you to visit the café on Tuesday, February 14th for the grand opening festivities. Stop by any time during the day to celebrate Lathrop Cupboard Café's opening as well as Valentine’s Day! Free cake pops will be available to the first 500 visitors!

Wednesday, January 25, 2017

Terraforming: Art and Engineering in the Sacramento Watershed opens Thursday, January 26, 2017, with reception from 3-5 in the Green Library Rotunda, Stanford University - Top: Helen and Newton Harrison perform Sacramento Meditations at the San Francisco Art Institute in 1977. Harrison Papers, Stanford University Libraries. Bottom image: Folsom Dam on the American River. CA State Library. Postcard design E. Fischbach

Exhibition opening reception. Terraforming examines the history of freshwater in the Sacramento Watershed, juxtaposing materials from the archive of California artists Helen and Newton Harrison with materials from local, state, and national archives that document the development of water resources in California’s Central Valley and the West.

Reception: January 26, 3pm - 5pm, Green Library Rotunda. The reception is open to the general public and admission is free.

See: Stanford Libraries Special Collections Exhibits.

Wednesday, January 18, 2017

Mario Paci conducting

The conductor, composer, and pianist, Mario Paci, lived the last 25 years of his life in Shanghai after being a touring pianist in Europe and Asia. He composed 8 songs in a late Romantic style, which are in manuscript at Stanford Libraries Special Collections. The songs will be performed for the first time in over 100 years by soprano Christine Abraham and pianist Laura Dahl at Toyon Hall for the opening of an exhibit on Paci on January 23 at 4 pm.

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