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.
252019Making & Teaching: Printing Technologies at Work (Presswork Symposium)
Presented by: Rare Book School, UVA Library, the McIntire Department of Art, and Virginia Humanities
Rare Book School (118 Alderman Library) & the Albert and Shirley Small Special Collections Library • 10:00 a.m.–6:00 p.m.
72019RBS-UVA Fellowship Information Reception
Presented by: Rare Book School
118 Alderman Library • 10:00 a.m.–2:30 p.m.
Dec 142018RBS Seminar: Digital Sustainability for Cultural Collections (12–14 December 2018)
Presented by: Nancy Y. McGovern & Kari R. Smith
MIT Libraries, Building NE36, Room 6002 at 105 Broadway (Cambridge, MA) • 8:30 a.m.–5:00 p.m. Wednesday & Thursday; 8:30 a.m.–2:00 p.m. Friday
Rare Book School is pleased to announce a free, public symposium jointly sponsored with the UVA Library, the McIntire Department of Art, and Virginia Humanities as part of Presswork, a project funded by The Jefferson Trust, an initiative of UVA’s Alumni Association. “Making & Teaching: Printing Technologies at Work” will be held at UVA on Monday, 25 March 2019.
The first half of the symposium will feature a series of overlapping, hands-on demonstrations with specialized printing equipment, including a recently commissioned facsimile eighteenth-century French rolling press, as well as a hand-made facsimile type mold from the same period, […]Posted 8 days ago by RBS
The Rare Book School Board of Directors met on Saturday, 26 January in New York City, where the following new directors were elected: […]Posted 1 month, 17 days ago by RBS