The spanking new FAS Collections and Content Development Council held its inaugural meeting last week. (The Council’s charter, which outlines its sphere of activity, is attached to this message.) The group first spent some... Read more
August 5, 2014
As the Harvard Library enters the third year of existence, and I nudge up against my one-year anniversary, I’ve been taking stock of where we are organizationally and... Read more
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