Library News

  • Posted on Monday, 9 September 2013 - 11:04am
    The Library will participate in the Graduate Student Information Fair which will be held on Monday, September 9 from 11:30 am – 1:30 pm under the tent on Alexander Beach, in front of Richardson Auditorium. 
  • Posted on Tuesday, 27 August 2013 - 8:50am
    Cotsen Children's Library hosts “Putting the Figure on the Map: Imagining Sameness and Difference for Children" September 11, 2013 through September 13, 2013.   
  • Posted on Monday, 3 June 2013 - 8:31am
    "Evolution of German Shells: Efficiency in Form" explores German thin-shell structural design and is now open in the Friend Center Engineering Library.
  • Posted on Tuesday, 28 May 2013 - 10:12am
    An extraordinary collection of world maps, dating from 1472 to 1700, has found a permanent home in the Historic Maps Collection of the Princeton University Library.
  • Posted on Monday, 6 May 2013 - 11:40pm
    Mudd Library's Archival Description Working Group was recently awarded the Mid Atlantic Regional Archives Con­fer­ence's Frederic Miller Finding Aid Award at the MARAC spring meeting. 
  • Posted on Tuesday, 9 April 2013 - 5:08pm
    The Library's annotated books today provide evidence not only for historians of reading but also for anyone interested in how and why the mentalité of an era was formed. See what has been digitized!
  • Posted on Monday, 25 March 2013 - 2:14pm
    Gear up for Princyclopedia, the Cotsen Children’s Library’s huge, annual event where we bring a book to life through tons of activities, live shows, and demonstrations. This year we're digging deep with Journey to the Centre of the Earth! Bats! Dirt! Rocks! Crystals! Volcanoes! And of course, dinosaurs! Meet a “live” life-size baby Tyrannosaurus Rex (and a smaller, gentler baby Hadrosaur for younger dinosaur enthusiasts). Event Dates:
    Saturday, 6 April 2013 - 10:00am to 3:00pm
  • Posted on Thursday, 28 February 2013 - 12:57pm
    Get Library books on your Kindle, iPad, and other electronic reading devices. The Dixon eBooks Collection has hundreds of titles available for downloading or streaming on your own device or reading online.      
  • Posted on Wednesday, 20 February 2013 - 11:18am
    "A Republic in the Wilderness: Treasures of American History From Jamestown to Appomattox" will feature nearly 100 of our finest holdings of American historical manuscripts, autograph letters, rare books, maps, photographs and other materials from the Department of Special Collections (RBSC) and Scheide Library.
  • Posted on Tuesday, 22 January 2013 - 1:10pm
    Discover world music through Smithsonian Global Sound for Libraries.