Busts of Byron and Austen

“Austen and Byron: Together Again” Conference– A Report

On Thursday, April 21, 2016 scholars, researchers, and the curious public gathered to celebrate the bicentennial of the signal year in British literature. That year, 1816, witnessed the publication of Lord Byron’s Childe Harold III and the beginning stages of Jane Austen writing Persuasion. The one-day conference highlighted the importance of these two literary figures and explored how these […]

24/7 Hours for Finals; Pop-up Makerspace!

This semester, the library’s 24/7 open hours for finals will start at  8:30 am Tuesday May 3 and run 9:00 pm Wednesday May 11. During ‘study hours’, including hours when the library is normally closed, services will be limited and library access will require a Drew ID card. Study Hours: Tue-Wed-Thur & Mon-Tue: 10 pm to 8:30 […]

Conference: Austen & Byron, Together Again, April 21

Thursday, April 21, 2016, 4:00 to 9:00 P.M. United Methodist Archives and History Center
Drew University Library, in collaboration with the Jane Austen Society of North America/New York Metropolitan Region and the Byron Society of America, invites you to continue the exploration of this most elegant pairing of antipodal Romantic writers at the Drew University Library, home of the Byron Society Collection.

Out of the Vault: The Many Collectors of Willa Cather, May 3

The Many Collectors of Willa Cather Tuesday, May 3, 2016, 4 p.m. Speakers: Cassie Brand and Lucy Marks Wilson Reading Room, United Methodist Archives and History Center Drew University Library’s Willa Cather Collection is an extensive collection of printed and manuscript material. The collection contains the personal library of the late Frederick B. Adams,  former […]

Author of “Light from the Yellow Star” to give Karpati Lecture, April 11

On Monday, April 11, at 7:30 p.m., the Library, the Center for Holocaust/Genocide Study and the Center for Religion, Culture, and Conflict will host the 2016 Karpati Lecturer, Dr. Robert O. Fisch, in the F.M. Kirby Shakespeare Theatre. Dr. Fisch is a pediatrician, artist, author, and survivor of the Holocaust. His remarkable life and work, in both the […]

Library Graffiti: An Evening with Robert O. Fisch

An Evening with Robert O. Fisch Monday, April 11, at 7:30 p.m. The  2016 Karpati Lecture in the F.M. Kirby Shakespeare Theatre. Dr. Fisch is a pediatrician, artist, author, and survivor of the Holocaust. Light from the Yellow Star: a Lesson of Love from the Holocaust A collection of Dr. Fisch’s paintings, personal narrative and […]

Scholarly Communications Workshop

A Workshop for Faculty & Graduate Students Wanna Know What I Wrote? How scholarly communication services make the invisible college visible Google Scholar Profiles, Researchgate.net, Academia.edu… a growing number of services are out there to help researchers manage their citations and connect with others in their fields. This workshop is an introduction to how scholars […]

Conversation on Collecting: Science Fiction & Popular Magazines, April 27

Conversation on Collecting April 27, 2016, 4:00 p.m. Pilling Room, Drew University Library Collecting Science Fiction and Popular Culture Magazines Speakers: Neil Clarke, University Technology Claire Du Laney C’14 4:00 PM Pilling Room, 2nd Floor, Drew University Library   On Wednesday, April 27th the Drew University Library will host the second Conversations on Collecting event of […]

Out of the Vault, Chesler Cartoon & Satire Collection, April 5

The Harry A. Chesler Collection of Cartoon Art and Graphic Satire Tuesday, April 5, 2016, 4 p.m. Speakers: Dr. Sloane Drayson-Knigge and Bruce Lancaster Wilson Reading Room, United Methodist Archives and History Center The Chesler Collection includes over 2600 books on English and continental European graphic satire, with works in English, Russian and most European […]

An Evening with Dr. Robert O. Fisch, April 11

On Monday, April 11 at 7:30 p.m., the Library, the Center for Holocaust/Genocide Study and the Center for Religion, Culture and Conflict will host the 2016 Karpati Lecturer Dr. Robert O. Fisch in the F.M. Kirby Shakespeare Theatre. Tickets are $20 each and are available through the Shakespeare Theatre of New Jersey box office at tickets.shakespearenj.org or 973-408-5600.

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