I am pleased to announce that as of August 15, 2014, Harvard Yard will become completely tobacco free.
We are currently working on a separate communication to students and other units within the University, as well... Read more
We hope you will join an upcoming open discussion of the... Read more
July 1, 2014—The primary exercise of the Library Leadership Team (LLT) retreat in June was to review and finalize possible FY15 strategic priorities and projects—many suggested by staff members—for the Library.
Following an assessment of... Read more
June 17, 2014
Earlier this semester, Sarah Thomas tasked a Harvard Library Ad Hoc Working Group on Committee Governance withRecommending a governance structure for Harvard Library committees and groups... Read more
Vice President for the Harvard Library and Roy E. Larsen Librarian of the Faculty of Arts and Sciences (FAS) Sarah Thomas announced today that Tom Hyry will lead Houghton Library as Florence Fearrington librarian starting this September. Hyry... Read more
Sarah Thomas, vice president of the Harvard Library, delivered the inaugural Judith Nadler Vision Lecture at the University of Chicago’s Joseph Regenstein Library on May 22. Thomas’s talk, “Future-Proofing the Research Library,” examined the many... Read more
May 27, 2014—The Library Leadership Team (LLT) approved new object codes for special collections. The new codes will allow libraries to measure special collections purchasing more effectively and to start to develop a richer understanding of... Read more