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Exhibits

Exhibits tell the unique stories of our diverse collections. Visit one today.
Color photograph of tunnels by artist Arianna Y

Stress, Pressure & Release

Wednesday, Jan 6, 2021
Location: Gutman Library
Three men standing in front of a brick building. John F. Kennedy stands at the right, smiling, holding a hat.

Harvard Lives

Through Monday, May 31, 2021
Location: Harvard University Archives
A closeup of a shelf of books

Virtual: Found in Translation, Contemporary World Fiction Revisited

Thursday, Nov 5, 2020
Location: Lamont Library
Rainbow-colored glass balls

Virtual: 16th Annual International Photo Contest

Monday, Nov 2, 2020
Location: Lamont Library
blue button that reads Tammy Baldwin for US Senate

Virtual: Redefining the Table—Diversifying U.S. Elections in the 2010s

Wednesday, Oct 14, 2020
Location: HKS Library and Knowledge Services
Widener Library lobby image from above

Virtual: Inside Widener Library

Through Thursday, Jun 2, 2022
Location: Widener Library
detail of an illustration of two men with Arabic text

Virtual: Picturing the Sultan

Through Saturday, Jun 25, 2022
Location: Fine Arts Library
Prester John map

Virtual: The Story of Prester John

Through Saturday, Jun 25, 2022
Location: Harvard Map Collection
A fanciful map of the world featuring animals

Virtual: How Mapmakers Used Animals to Document the World

Through Saturday, Jun 25, 2022
Location: Harvard Map Collection
Manuscript map of Bavaria from 1813

Virtual: Annotating the Landscape

Through Saturday, Jun 25, 2022
Location: Harvard Map Collection
black and white photograph of the moon

Virtual: Mapping the Moon in Black and White

Wednesday, Sep 9, 2020
Location: Harvard Map Collection
Yellow button that reads "Remember Rodney King. Racial justice now, from Boston to L.A.

Virtual: Decades of Resistance—Political Movements and Protest Pins since 1960

Thursday, Oct 1, 2020
Location: HKS Library and Knowledge Services
Photograph of a man in orange monk's robes

Virtual: Learning a Life — Interacting with the Hindu Guru on the Shelf and in Practice

Thursday, Dec 3, 2020
Location: Lamont Library
picture of a book interior, with a drawing of a jimson weed

Virtual: Unweeded — Guides to Villainous Vegetation

Thursday, Dec 3, 2020
Location: Lamont Library
Map of Hawaii

Virtual: Paradise Sought and Collected

Wednesday, Dec 16, 2020
Location: Lamont Library