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How to be a European: Collecting Drawings in Imperial Russia

Catherine the Great founded the now internationally-renowned drawings collection of the Hermitage Museum with the purchase in 1768 of the cabinet of Count Charles Cobenzl (Brussels). At a time when…

From  Jack Allen on December 18th, 2020 0 likes 16 plays

Colloquium | "The Virtual Materiality of Texts: Book History during a Pandemic" | Welcome & Panel I

Welcome Nigel Smith (Princeton University) Panel 1 | "Learning and Teaching through the Screen"Moderator: Jin-Woo Choi (Princeton University) Leah Price (Rutgers University) |…

From  Department of History Department on December 1st, 2020 0 likes 129 plays

The Deliberate Destruction of Knowledge with Richard Ovenden, Bodley’s Librarian

Richard Ovenden, Bodley’s Librarian at the University of Oxford, presents an exploration of the deliberate destruction of knowledge – especially of libraries and archives through history,…

From  PU Princeton University Library on November 17th, 2020 0 likes 92 plays

Eisenhower's Hidden Hand

From  PU Princeton University Library on September 24th, 2020 0 likes 41 plays

Inclusive Description Working Group: Goals and Progress

Kelly Bolding, project archivist in the Americana manuscript collections, and Valencia Johnson, project archivist for student life, discuss goals of the Princeton University Library's Archival…

From  PU Princeton University Library on August 6th, 2020 0 likes 117 plays

Discovery and Democracy: The Role of the Digital Image in the Transformation of the Cultural Heritage Landscape (FPUL Small Talk)

As part of its Summer 2020 Small Talk Series, the Council of the Friends of the Princeton University Library held an online event with William Noel, John T. Maltsberger III '55 Associate…

From  PU Princeton University Library on July 14th, 2020 0 likes 19 plays