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.
Oct 172015Scientific Books and their Makers (RBS-Mellon Symposium)
Presented by: The Andrew W. Mellon Fellowship of Scholars in Critical Bibliography at Rare Book School, the University of Iowa Center for the Book, the University of Iowa Obermann Center for Advanced Studies and the Departments of History and English
University of Iowa • Times vary
202015Let’s Get Personal: The Collector-Donor and the Special Collections Librarian
Lecturer: Katharine Kyes Leab
The Grolier Club, NYC • 6:00 p.m.
112015ABAA-RBS Seminar Series
Presented by: The Antiquarian Booksellers' Association of America (ABAA) and Rare Book School
North Bennet Street School, Boston MA • 8 a.m.–6 p.m.
Rare Book School and the Antiquarian Booksellers’ Association of America (ABAA) are co-sponsoring a one-day seminar series at the North Bennet Street School in Boston, MA on Wednesday, 11 November 2015 (just prior to the Boston International Antiquarian Book Fair). These seminars have been designed to be of interest to book collectors and booksellers, but signup is open to anyone with an interest in the topics covered. The cost to attend the seminar series is $300. Seminar instructors will be Terry Belanger, Don Lindgren, Nina Musinsky, Todd Pattison, and David Whitesell. […]Posted 1 month, 1 day ago by RBS
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.”1 month, 3 days ago by RBS