Out of the Vault: Nestorian Cross Collection, Nov. 1

The Mark W. Brown Nestorian Cross Collection Tuesday, November 1, 2016, 4 p.m. Speakers: Vivian Bull and Matthew Beland Location: Wilson Reading Room, United Methodist Archives and History Center Drew owns the second largest collection of these bronze crosses in the world, each one roughly 700 years old. These small crosses measure between 3 and 8 […]

Open Access Week, October 24-30, 2016

You are logged in as – Log out Have you been hearing and/or thinking about the Open Access movement in scholarship? Maybe you want to know what it is, how it affects scholarly communications, what it means to/for you? Or maybe you’ve been following the Open Access conversation avidly, and are looking for a way […]

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Visions, the Library Newsletter, Fall 2016

Read about : The Journey of a book; University Archivist: A Keeper of History; Cool New Tools; Technology Award Winners; MISO: It’s Not Just a Soup; Student Snapshots; A Bookman’s Holiday; New to Drew; Library Projects Receive Three Grants; Professional News, and Corner Commentary from Associate Dean of Libraries Chris Anderson.

Library Exhibit: Books in the Time of Shakespeare

Curated by: Cassie Brand United Methodist Archives & History Center October 6-December 31, 2016 Shakespeare’s famous first folio has been studied extensively, as scholars have attempted to learn what Shakespeare truly wrote. Part of this study has included how books were made, to better understand how the text came to be. This exhibit will focus […]

Library Exhibit: Will and The Word

Curated by Students from Shakespeare’s England: Religion, Society and Printing Kean Reading Room, Main Library October 5-October 31, 2016 Exhibit opening reception: 3 pm, October 5 Will and the Word examines the changing religious and social values in the time of Shakespeare. Based on Drew Library’s collection of rare books from the 15th, 16th and […]

Openings of Shakespeare Exhibits in the Libraries, Oct. 5 & 6

The Drew Libraries invite you to opening receptions for two Shakespeare-related exhibits in the Libraries: Will and the Word; Exhibit Opening: October 5, 3:00 pm, Kean Reading Room; and Books in the Time of Shakespeare, Exhibit Opening: October 6, 4:00 pm, Methodist Lobby, with a hort talk by the curator.

Library Graffiti: Eid al-Adha

Credo Reference Falling around Sept. 12 this year, Eid al-Adha or Eid ul-Adha, the Feast of the Sacrifice, is a three-day Muslim holiday commemorating Abraham’s willingness to sacrifice his son at God’s command—but it’s also the conclusion of the annual Hajj, or pilgrimage. Get started learning about it in Credo reference books topic page: http://bit.ly/1gNK4wN […]

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Out of the Vault: Zuck Collection of Botanical Books, Oct. 4

Tues., October 4, 4 pm; View & Interact with items from the Zuck collection to explore historical and contemporary botanical art and illustrations, plant exploration and discovery, herbals, florilegia, reference works, field guides, how-to books and technical studies.
Speakers: Brian Shetler and Cassie Brand
Location: Wilson Reading Room, United Methodist Archives and History Center.

Announcing Drew Library ScholarSearch

The Library is very excited to announce our new Discovery tool, ScholarSearch, Drew’s version of Ebsco Discovery Service (EDS). ScholarSearch Replacing Summon, it provides fast, simple access to our library’s full text articles (both electronic and print) through a single search box on our library web page. ScholarSearch allows users to simultaneously search across content […]

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