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  • Request for Proposals: RBS Organizational Wellness Check

    Organizational Background

    Rare Book School (RBS) at the University of Virginia (Charlottesville) is an independent, non-profit, and tax-exempt institute supporting the study of the history of books and printing and related subjects.  Although affiliated with the University of Virginia (UVA), and resident on its grounds, RBS is governed by its own board of directors and is largely self-funded. Its mission is to strengthen global communities of the book and advance the study of cultural heritage.

    RBS provides innovative and outstanding educational opportunities to study the history, care, and use of written, printed, and digital materials in about 40 five-day, […]

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  • RBS Invites You to Apply to Its Fall 2023 Online Courses

    Rare Book School is thrilled to share the details about its fall 2023 virtual courses. By offering online-only courses such as these, RBS hopes that students can together learn what bibliographical materials reveal about human history and human nature, how to care for these remarkable objects, and how to share what we know with the wider world. […]

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