Month: January 2014

Preservation Measures: Exhibit Preparation and Installation

Among the many activities of Special Collections is the exhibition of our materials. The librarians and staff of special collections work hard to curate several exhibits a year, choosing exhibit themes and carefully selecting materials from the collection to display

From the Stacks: Rodolfo Usigli Archive

I’ve been working on the Rodolfo Usigli collection housed here in Special Collections for some time now. It’s an amazing collection containing a wealth of documents, memorabilia, correspondence and myriad other items. The majority of the items are directly related

Digital Collections: A Year in Review

Welcome everyone to 2014! 2013 was an exciting year for our digital collections here in the Walter Havighurst Special Collections. I was brought on board to help expand the digital services of Special Collections in February and it has been