Upcoming Events and Workshops

FALL 2019

Aug. 2019 to Spring 2020: Exhibition - Toni Morrison
Time: 8:00 a.m. to 11:45 p.m. Monday through Thursday; 8:00 a.m. to 10:45 p.m. Friday; 9:00 a.m. to 10:45 p.m. Saturday; and 9:00 a.m. to 11:45 p.m. Sunday
Location: Firestone Library Lobby
Description: As the world mourns the passing of Toni Morrison, Nobel Laureate in Literature and Robert F. Goheen Professor in the Humanities, Emeritus, at Princeton University, Princeton University Library presents in her memory a selection of first editions, translations, corrected typescripts, and a handwritten first draft of her novels.
Audience: Open to public
Contact: Don Skemer, Curator of Manuscripts
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Sept. 12 to Dec. 15: Exhibition - Gutenberg & After: Europe's First Printers 1450-1470
Time: 12:00 p.m. to 6:00 p.m.
Location: Ellen and Leonard Milberg Gallery
Description: Showcasing the rare and unique collections in Princeton's Scheide Library and nine other leading institutions, "Gutenberg & After" tells the story of the two decades that transformed text production and distribution across Europe.
Audience: Open to public
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Oct. 4 to Jan. 3, 2020: Exhibition - First Impressions: The Print Trade in Children's Books
Time: 9:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. Monday through Friday; 12:00 p.m. to 5:00 p.m. Saturday through Sunday
Location: Cotsen Children's Library
Description: From the writer, to the printer and the engraver, and finally to the bookshop, "First Impressions" explores the representation of the print trade in children’s books and toys from the 19th and early 20th centuries.
Audience: Open to public
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Oct. to Mar. 2020: Exhibition - On Display: The Public Lives of 20th-Century American Women
Time: 9:00 a.m. to 4:45 p.m. Monday through Friday; closed Saturday through Sunday
Location: Seeley G. Mudd Manuscript Library
Description: "On Display" examines the Library’s Public Policy Papers collection as it relates to 20th-century American women to show that women have, in fact, always been involved in public policy. 
Audience: Open to public
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Dec. 10: Exhibition Talk - Gutenberg & After
Time: 12:30 p.m. to 1:00 p.m. 
Location: Ellen and Leonard Milberg Gallery
Description: Join a talk by an exhibition curator of Gutenberg & After. The subject expert will guide visitors through the unprecedented display that tells the story of the two decades that transformed text production and distribution across Europe. Meet in Firestone Lobby.
Audience: Free and open to all
Contacts:  Paul Needham, Scheide Librarian and Eric White, Curator of Rare Books
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Dec. 11: Workshop - Author rights
Time: 4:00 p.m.
Location: Engineering Library, Room 105
Description: Learn more about your rights as an author with Scholarly Communications Librarian Yuan Li and University Counsel Rob Berness.
Audience: Open to Princeton University students, faculty, and staff
Contact: Willow Dressel, Engineering Librarian
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Dec. 14: Exhibition Tour - Gutenberg & After
Time: 1:00 p.m.
Location: Ellen and Leonard Milberg Gallery
Description: Join a talk by an exhibition curator of Gutenberg & After. The subject expert will guide visitors through the unprecedented display that tells the story of the two decades that transformed text production and distribution across Europe. Meet in Firestone Lobby.
Audience: Free and open to all
Contacts:  Paul Needham, Scheide Librarian and Eric White, Curator of Rare Books
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Dec. 15: Exhibition Tour - Gutenberg & After
Time: 1:00 p.m.
Location: Ellen and Leonard Milberg Gallery
Description: Join a talk by an exhibition curator of Gutenberg & After. The subject expert will guide visitors through the unprecedented display that tells the story of the two decades that transformed text production and distribution across Europe. Meet in Firestone Lobby.
Audience: Free and open to all
Contacts:  Paul Needham, Scheide Librarian and Eric White, Curator of Rare Books
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Jan. 22: "Collections as Data" Discussion Series
Time: 12:00 to 1:30 p.m.
Location: Center for Digital Humanities, Firestone, Floor B
Description: Rebecca Koeser and Eleanor Koehl discuss Hathi Trust and the Princeton Prosody Archive.
Audience: Open to Princeton University students, faculty, and staff
Contact: Anu Vedantham, Assistant University Librarian for Research Services
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Jan. 23: Virtual Reality: Finals Stress Relief
Time: 1:00 to 2:00 p.m.
Location: Stokes Library, Wallace Hall, Room 70
Audience: Open to Princeton University students, faculty, and staff
Contact: Seth Porter, Stokes Head Librarian
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Jan. 27-29: Research Data Management Workshop for graduate students
Time: Monday at 1:00 p.m. to Wednesday at 2:00 p.m.
Location: Lewis Library, Room 120
Description: Join experts from across campus for a three-day workshop on research data management.
Audience: Open to Princeton University graduate students
Contact: Wind Cowles, Director of Princeton Research Data Service
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