News & Events


News & Events

Library Exhibit, Spring 2020

Around the World in 80 Days: A Travel Exhibition

Curated by Brian Shetler and Candace Reilly, this exhibit features rare books, antique maps, original manuscripts, archival documents, and artifacts related to the history of world travel and exploration. The exhibit displays the ways in which the world has been mapped and traveled from the 16th century to modern day. This exhibit features many items that are rarely on display in the archives, so come see them while you can!

Digitization at the John Rylands Library

"Digitization at the John Rylands Library" will cover the new digital preservation system at the John Rylands Library, public access platforms, and digital collections.

Methodist Archives | Classroom upstairs

Phillis Wheatley, a poet sold into slavery tells her story

Join us for a celebration and exploration of the life and work of the poet Phillis Wheatley. This event is co-hosted by Drew University Special Collections and the Morristown National Historic Park Museum. The event will feature a brief lecture, musical performance, poetry readings, and a showcase of rare books and manuscripts related to Phillis Wheatley.

Methodist Archives

Bookmaking with Danielle Reay

This workshop will introduce students to a variety of stitch practices and journal making techniques including simple book structures.

Registration encouraged. Please email

Methodist Archives