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.
Apr 82018RBS at the Virginia Antiquarian Book Fair
Presented by: Virginia Antiquarian Booksellers Association
Virginia Museum of History and Culture (Virginia Historical Society), Richmond • 1:00–6:00 p.m. Friday; 10:00 a.m.–4:00 p.m. Saturday
72018RBS Open House & RBS-UVA Fellowship Information Reception
Presented by: Rare Book School
118 Alderman Library • 10:00 a.m.–1:00 p.m.
Dec 122017RBS Seminar: Digital Sustainability for Cultural Collections
Presented by: Nancy Y. McGovern & Kari R. Smith
MIT Libraries (Building 14, Room 132) • 8:30 a.m.–5:00 p.m. daily
We are pleased to announce the 2018–20 Junior Fellows in the Andrew W. Mellon Society of Fellows in Critical Bibliography, as well as the 2018–19 cohort of RBS-UVA Fellows. Many congratulations to all the Fellows; we much look forward to seeing you at RBS soon!5 days ago by RBS
Rare Book School, in partnership with UVA Special Collections, has received a grant from The Jefferson Trust, an initiative of the UVA Alumni Association, to fund “Presswork: A Program for Hands-on Historical Printing & Research.” This two-year, public-facing project draws on a spectrum of technologies and experiential learning techniques to foster student- and faculty-led printing and research at the University of Virginia. The program will publicize and augment UVA’s prominence as a leading research center for the history of printing, while training undergraduate and graduate students in the art of historical letterpress and intaglio printing techniques that they will then demonstrate to a variety of audiences, […]Posted 5 days ago by RBS