October 28, 2014—Pedestrians outside Lamont Library were appalled earlier this month to see books and papers sodden on their shelves, once-orderly stacks unfurling into a warped disaster zone. But a cheerful sign relieved tension and judgment—it... Read more
October 21, 2014—A recent Harvard Library Strategic Conversation explored why the prices of journals are so high, why they grow faster than inflation, why they vary widely from publisher to publisher, why different universities pay different... Read more
October 7, 2014—The Knowledge and Library Services (KLS) team at Harvard Business School (HBS) kicked off the FY15 KLS Forum series with a case study discussion designed to encourage staff members to think critically about a culture of innovation... Read more
September 30, 2014—At the 10th annual Love Your Library Fest event, new Law School students took a break from their studies to learn more about how the Law School Library supports their research and learning.
“This is a great way to learn... Read more
September 30, 2014—Increased access to digital materials advances knowledge while presenting complex issues. In “The Future of the Book,” a Harvard Library Strategic Conversation, audience members discussed how knowledge has been handed down over... Read more
September 22, 2014—Visitors to Houghton Library’s fall exhibition should feel free to judge a book by its cover.
“InsideOUT: Contemporary Bindings of Private Press Books” showcases artistic and innovative approaches to the traditional... Read more
September 9, 2014—The new academic year brings with it a host of events and exhibits; make sure to save the date!
Writing Practice at the Frances Loeb Library
Through October 22
We hope you will join a discussion of trends in Information and Technical Services and how they might be adapted to benefit Harvard’s scholars.
Please sign up for a session by clicking a link below. All sessions... Read more
July 15, 2014—A single photograph may capture a moment; a collection can provide a window to the past.
Earlier this year, photograph conservators from the State Hermitage Museum in Saint Petersburg, Russia visited Harvard and shared some... Read more