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 […]
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 […]
October 31, 2016, 3pm. Drew University Library, INTO Classroom (Main Floor). University Archivist Matthew Beland leads a panel discussion on the history of ghosts at Drew and the buildings they reputedly haunt. Come to learn about Drew’s past and share your own tales.
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.
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 […]
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 […]
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.
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.
The Library welcomes you back with free Italian Ice served from a truck at the Library entrance., 11:30 am to 1:30 PM.
Tuesday, September 6, 2016, 4 pm. Wilson Reading Room, United Methodist Archives and History Center. Speaker: Johanna Edge. Hear about, view and engage with the Glen Sergeon Collection of African American literature. The collection comprises a range of genres by leading black writers of the 20th century.