“Tremendous resource for academics, scholars, and all enthusiastic historical researchers. Just wonderful!”
“Thanks for keeping, preserving, and facilitating all these treasures for all of us researchers.”
“Fascinating to see... Read more
Attendees listen as Kate Rich, Senior Technician in Collections Care (standing, center) guides them through the book binding process.
Over the course of the afternoon, fine paper and linen thread became books, thanks to the expert... Read more
At the most recent Research, Teaching, Learning Shares event, research librarians from Services for Academic Programs, along with two undergraduates from Adams and Currier houses, presented on the Library House Outreach Program. Launched... Read more
Robert Burton, photograph cataloger at the Weissman Preservation Center, conducted a workshop on “Description and Cataloging of 19th-Century Photographs” at the New England Archivists Symposium on 19th-Century Photography, held in... Read more
From left to right: Steven Brzozowski, Naomi Handler, Crystal Dorman, Courtney Sullivan, and Dimitrios Dogas.
Who they are: Harvard Library and Harvard College Library Administrative and Operations Support Services TeamSteven... Read more
Marc McGee, part of the metadata creation unit of the Information and Technical Services department, has received the 2015 Ishimoto Award for Distinguished Service.
“Marc contributes wherever he is asked, and gives his full attention... Read more
Take Note shares professional news about Harvard Library staff members; it is published periodically on the Harvard Library portal. Have something to share? Please send it to the Harvard Library communications team at... Read more
Over 350 students visited Lamont Library during the 2015 Freshman Open House on August 31. This popular annual event included food, prizes, tours of the library, and a visit by the event's unofficial mascot, a... Read more
May 12, 2015—The third and final war of Cuban independence from Spain ended in 1898, but the end of the fighting only gave rise to a new kind of turbulence. From that year until the Cuban republic was proclaimed in 1902, the United States... Read more
September 9, 2014—Over 200 incoming College students came to the annual Lamont & Beyond library open house event to learn about library collections, spaces and services. Dozens of library staff members from across 25 libraries welcomed the... Read more