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1 week 6 days ago
Each summer, the Cornell University Library and Society for the Humanities co-sponsor a fellowship in Digital Humanities for Cornell graduate...
1 week 6 days ago
Throughout the day on Saturday, curators and librarians will show selected materials from Cornell’s extensive rare book and manuscript collections....
1 week 6 days ago
This exhibition explores urban growth through historical maps and GIS technology. Open during building hours.
1 week 6 days ago
Research from archival photographs and early college publications help describe the activities of the earliest engineering librarians and buildings (...
2 weeks 43 min ago
What is a library? These three buildings—built in three different eras—yield multiple answers to this question. Join us as we walk through the...
2 weeks 43 min ago
Best for elementary age children and their parents, but all are welcome. (Limited seating) Are you ready to be a history detective? Using items from...
2 weeks 1 hour ago
Located on the lower level of Olin Library, the Maps and Geospatial Information Collection includes over 500,000 maps, as well as books, atlases, and...
2 weeks 3 hours ago
The library has always been a place where new ideas are produced. But what about new technologies that enable the production of physical things?...
2 weeks 3 hours ago
Cornell alumni, the Cornell community and the Ithaca area public are cordially invited to a reception in celebration of the new exhibit, Around the...
2 weeks 3 hours ago
Are you writing a book? Scrivener is inexpensive software that can help plan, organize, and manage your writing. Learn about its powerful features...