2 - 5 p.m.
The open house includes tours of Lamont Library, food, and prizes along with the opportunity to meet and talk with staff from other libraries and learn about library resources. ... Read more
June 23, 2015—Sarah E. Thomas, Vice President for the Harvard Library and Roy E. Larsen Librarian for the Faculty of Arts and Sciences, Harvard University and James L. Mullins, Dean of Libraries and Esther Ellis Norton Professor, Purdue... Read more
May 12, 2015—The Harvard community recently took a pause from the exams and papers, finals and farewells that come at end of term to instead look ahead by welcoming admitted students to campus. Many Schools across Harvard host open weekends for... Read more
April 22, 2015—Universities are well-known as places that gather experts, all in the pursuit of generating knowledge. Along the way, they also gather historical artifacts. This Friday, April 24, the Radcliffe Institute's "... Read more
April 7, 2015—National Poetry Month has kicked off, and the Harvard Library has a variety of events and activities coming up to celebrate “the best words in the best order.”
Events include:The George Parker Winship Lecture: "The Muse in... Read more
March 10, 2015—The Russian word samizdat comes from the combination of sam- or “self” with izdatel’stvo, “published house,” and roughly translates to “I publish myself.”
The word and the practices it describes both emerged in the 1950s in... Read more
February 10, 2015—The new term brings with it a host of exhibitions; make sure to stop by!
January 13, 2015—Sarah Thomas, vice president for the Harvard Library and Roy E. Larsen Librarian for the Faculty of Arts and Sciences, will hold two all-staff meetings in late February to update staff members on current and future library... Read more