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.
Wednesday, January 18, 2017
Monday, January 9, 2017
Please join us for Concierge 38: “Common Library Copyright Issues and How to Respond”
- Monday, Jan 23, 2-3pm in EAL Room 338
- Tuesday, Jan 24, 10-11am in EAL Room 224. This session will be video recorded.
In advance of the release of the 2017 Copyright Reminder, Mimi Calter will review many of the copyright scenarios that that document addresses. We’ll talk about library procedures and policies related to copyright, review some basics of copyright law, and talk about working with patrons on copyright issues. Bring your questions! Please sign up for one of the sessions on Canvas. First, enroll in the Concierge Project's Canvas “course” if you haven’t done so yet. Then sign up for a session in Canvas under the People > Groups tab.
Wednesday, January 4, 2017
CODEX 2017, the 6th biennial international book fair and symposium devoted to the preservation and promotion of the hand-made book as a work of art, will take place on 5-8 February at the Craneway Pavilion in Richmond. The Stanford Libraries are one of the fair’s sponsors.
Monday, November 28, 2016
Are you a librarian, archivist, museum specialist, or other kind of information professional? On Tuesday, November 29, from 6-8pm, The American Bookbinders Museum is having a reception just for you in order to share our exhibit on the Florence Flood of 1966, entitled BOOKS AND MUD: THE DROWNED LIBRARIES OF FLORENCE.