Hosted by the Friends of the Library, 4-5 pm, Pilling Room, Rose Library October 29, 2014 “Collecting Authors” Harry Keyishian Harry Keyishian, Director of Fairleigh Dickinson University Press since 1976, will discuss the process of acquiring and developing scholarly manuscripts for publication. Professor Emeritus of English at Fairleigh Dickinson University, he has written numerous journal articles […]
“An Ohio man has become infected with misinformation about the Ebola virus through casual contact with cable news, the CDC has confirmed… Once [his] condition was apparent, [he] was rushed to a public library and given a seventh-grade biology textbook, at which point he “started to stabilize,” the spokesman said.”– satirist Andy Borowitz, The New Yorker. […]
Dr. Yaba Blay, author of (1)ne Drop: Shifting the Lens on Race, will be speaking on October 1 at 4 pm in Crawford Hall. Want to learn more? The (1)ne Drop Project This online exhibit, companion to the book, “explores the ‘other’ faces of Blackness… to raise social awareness and spark community dialogue about the […]
You are invited to a book reception to celebrate the publication of theological librarian emeritus Ernie Rubinstein’s book, “From Ecclesiastes to Simone Weil: Varieties of Philosophical Spirituality”, on Thursday, October 2 from 4 to 6 pm in the Library lobby. Hosted by FDU Press and the Drew University Library.
On Tuesday, October 7 at 7:00 p.m., visit the United Methodist Archives and History Center to see a rare glimpse of manuscript material by such notable figures as Albert Einstein, Susan B. Anthony, George Eliot, Julia Ward Howe, and William Wilberforce. Drew graduate student Susannah Bingham Buck will give a talk titled “What They Wrote: Historical Manuscripts.” The […]
Drew Library has made a change to the way students will access articles in journals on ScienceDirect to which we don’t directly subscribe. For the last six months, Drew Library had been testing a model where registered Drew users on ScienceDirect would be individually accessing content outside of our core subscription on a pay-per-use basis. […]
The Library welcomes you back with free Italian ice on Thursday, September 4th from 11:30 am to 1:30 pm. Listen for the familiar melodies of the Italian ice truck on the Library patio.
Out of the Vault: Incunabula, or, Books in the Cradle Methodist Archives 7pm, September 2, 2014 Drew University Library Department of Special Collections and Archives presents the first event from the Out of the Vault series. This series will allow individuals from the community to learn about various materials and collections from the library and […]
On Tuesdays this fall, the Wilson Reading Room in the United Methodist Archive and History Center will remain open until 9 p.m. These additional hours allow researchers to use Special Collections and Archives materials into the evening and at times that might fit better into their schedules. As part of this late evening initiative, staff from the Department […]
The Department of Special Collections and University Archives has announced its exhibition schedule for 2014-2015. The exhibits will be on display at two campus locations including the Drew University Library and the lobby of the United Methodist Archives and History Center. The exhibits are free and open to the public. For additional information contact the Drew Library at […]