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.
252015Agents of Contact: Books and Print between Cultures in the Early Modern Period (RBS-Mellon Symposium)
Presented by: The Andrew W. Mellon Fellowship of Scholars in Critical Bibliography at Rare Book School, the Simon H. Rifkind Center for the Humanities and Arts at CCNY, the Division of Humanities and Arts of CCNY, and the CCNY English Department.
City College of New York • TBA
Sep 192015Books and Print between Cultures, 1500–1900 (RBS-Mellon Symposium)
Presented by: The Andrew W. Mellon Fellowship in Critical Bibliography at Rare Book School; the Dean of Faculty, the Department of Asian Languages and Civilizations (the Tagliabue and Hall Funds), the Department of Art and the History of Art, and the Program in European Studies at Amherst College; and the Book Studies Concentration at Smith College.
Amherst College • Times vary
272015How Materiality Shapes the Law: from Manuscripts to Digitization (RBS-Mellon Program)
Presented by: The Andrew W. Mellon Fellowship of Scholars in Critical Bibliography at Rare Book School
Boalt Hall, Berkeley School of Law • 4:00–6:00 p.m.
Rare Book School Director Michael F. Suarez, S.J. has been appointed a Distinguished Presidential Fellow by the Council on Library and Information Resources (CLIR). Suarez “will provide expert counsel and strategic advice for CLIR’s Digitizing Hidden Special Collections and Archives program and its Postdoctoral Fellowship program.”08:41 cet by RBS
We are now accepting applications for the 2015 scholarship cycle. Applications are now open for all RBS-awarded scholarships (for both first-time and returning RBS students) and for the IMLS-RBS Fellowships for Early-Career Librarians. For general queries about scholarships or fellowships, see the FAQs page. Participation in the scholarship/fellowship program implies acceptance of the scholarship Terms and Conditions.5 days ago by RBS