Rare Book School
provides continuing-education opportunities for students from all disciplines and skill levels to study the history of written, printed, and digital materials with leading scholars and professionals in the field.
22015Archival Afterlives: Life, Death, and Knowledge-Making in Early Modern British Scientific and Medical Archives (RBS-Mellon Conference)
Presented by: The Andrew W. Mellon Fellowship of Scholars in Critical Bibliography, Brill Academic Publishing, the British Society for the History of Science, the University of Iowa, the University of Lincoln, the University of Oregon, and the Royal Society.
The Royal Society, London • 9:15 a.m.–6:30 p.m.
122015Recovering Havell: A New Look at Birds of America
Lecturer: Christoph Irmscher
Slocum Room, Lilly Library, University of Indiana Bloomington • 5:30 p.m.
242015After Print: Manuscripts in the Eighteenth Century (RBS-Mellon Conference)
Presented by: The Andrew W. Mellon Fellowship in Critical Bibliography at Rare Book School and the UCSB Early Modern Center
McCune Conference Room, 6220 HSSB, University of California, Santa Barbara • 9:30 a.m.–6:30 p.m.
Rare Book School Director Michael F. Suarez, S.J. will deliver a series of six Lyell Lectures at the University of Oxford’s Weston Library beginning on 28 April. All lectures are free and open to the public, but space is limited and advance registration is required. […]Posted 24 days ago by RBS
Join Rare Book School and the Folger Shakespeare Library for a Manuscript Transcribathon on Wednesday, 18 March in Alderman Library 421 (the large classroom in the Scholars’ Lab). The event will begin at noon with a brown-bag lunch talk by Heather Wolfe, RBS faculty member and Curator of Manuscripts at the Folger: “Why Manuscripts Matter: An Introduction to Early Modern Manuscripts Online.” […]Posted 1 month, 15 days ago by RBS