Posted on: Thursday, 11 October 2018 - 11:51am
Unua Libro (First Book), published in July 1887: the first book ever written about Esperanto
On October 10, faculty and Library staff gathered in Firestone Library to celebrate the gift of a rare book, "Unua Libro," from dedicated Esperantist Humphrey Tonkin to Princeton University Library.
Posted on: Monday, 2 October 2017 - 1:49pm
Christopher Parton, PhD candidate in Musciology
Each year more than 200 University classes utilize the Library’s Rare Books and Special Collections resources to provide students with the opportunity to study first-hand historical documents, books and other items seldom encountered. One such...
Posted on: Sunday, 20 August 2017 - 1:23pm
Experience firsthand the extraordinary drawings of Thomas Rowlandson.
For the first time in nearly 100 years, Princeton University Library's collection of drawings by Thomas Rowlandson are now on view. The display, titled The Miseries of Human Life and Other Entertainments, can be seen now...
Posted on: Thursday, 8 June 2017 - 3:10pm
Visiting Princeton for Reunions 2017, John Solum '57 and his wife Penny presented Cotsen Children's Library with a series of abstract drawings made by Caldecott-winning author/illustrator Marcia Brown on Friday, June 2. Mr. Solum has also given Cotsen a cache of drawings and business papers by...
Posted on: Wednesday, 10 May 2017 - 10:08am
Calling All Volunteers! DataRescue Princeton University needs your help. This is "an opportunity for Princeton University faculty, staff and students to help preserve a wide range of climate and environmental data resources accessible on government agency websites." Learn more at http://datarescue....
Posted on: Monday, 14 March 2016 - 12:00pm
A DAY IN DIGITOPOLIS
Sponsored by the Cotsen Children’s Library, in collaboration with Bedtime Math
Visit beautiful Digitopolis, the mathematical kingdom from The Phantom Tollbooth!
Meet the good citizens of Digitopolis, including Laura Overdeck of Bedtime Math! Tap into the work of Professor...
Posted on: Friday, 5 February 2016 - 5:32pm
The Princeton University Library announces the opening of the exhibition By Dawn’s Early Light: Jewish Contributions to American Culture from the Nation’s Founding to the Civil War, on Saturday, February 13, 2016 at the Princeton University Art Museum. The exhibition continues through June 12, 2016...