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Mukurtu, the Spalding-Allen Collection, and the Plateau Peoples’ Web Portal

This illustrated presentation will describe the origins and development of the Mukurtu platform, an open source platform built with Indigenous communities to manage and share digital cultural…

From  PU Princeton University Library on March 29th, 2021 0 likes 4 plays

SFPUL: The Met Cloisters Virtual Field Trip

Perched on the northern tip of Manhattan, The Met Cloisters focuses on the art, architecture, and gardens of the European Middle Ages. In this virtual field trip, C. Griffith Mann, the Michel…

From  PU Princeton University Library on March 26th, 2021 0 likes 14 plays

Book Collecting and Community in a Digital Age: New Approaches

Rare book dealer Heather O’Donnell, founder of Honey & Wax Booksellers in Brooklyn, spent three years at Princeton as a member of the Society of Fellows in the Liberal Arts (2001-2004). She…

From  PU Princeton University Library on March 17th, 2021 0 likes 12 plays

Acrobatics: Moving Through the Trans Archives

Join us for a live webinar highlighting transgender studies, past and present, in Princeton University Library collections and private archives.RL Goldberg (they/them), English Department and…

From  PU Princeton University Library on February 26th, 2021 0 likes 60 plays

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 45 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 153 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 114 plays

Eisenhower's Hidden Hand

From  PU Princeton University Library on September 24th, 2020 0 likes 42 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 138 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 26 plays