Special Collections and the Billings quiet study will be closed on Sunday due to the winter storm.
Scholars who are looking for financial support to conduct research in the Silver Special Collections Library may apply for fellowships through the New England Regional Fellowship Consortium.
The University of Vermont Board of Trustees voted to remove the name of Guy W. Bailey, UVM’s 13th president, from the main university library.The official name for the building, previously Guy W. Bailey/David W. Howe Memorial Library, will now be David W. Howe Memorial Library.
International Open Access Week is October 22 – 28, 2018! As a scholar, why should you support and participate in open access publishing models?
On Feb. 12 at 5:30 pm, Professor Carl Martin of Norwich University will give a public lecture on "Memento mori: Sir Thomas Wyatt and the Problem of Periodization."
Vamp & Tramp, Booksellers, which represents 400+ makers of contemporary fine press and artists’ books, will once again be showcasing current inventory. Drop in any time between 10 am and 12 pm on November 9 for this rare chance to look at and handle the best of today’s melding of art and books.
Silver Special Collections is pleased to announce that UVM Professor of German and Folklore Wolfgang Mieder will participate in our lecture series this fall with a presentation on October 31 at 5:30.
On November 15 at 5:30 pm, Michael Bailey, professor of history at Iowa State University, will speak on “Preacher, Reformer, Witch-Hunter: Johannes Nider and the Religious World of the Late Middle Ages.”
On October 26 from 2-6, join NH teaching artist Marek Bennett for a hands-on comics creation lab, featuring source materials from the Vermont Folklife Center and UVM Special Collections or materials you bring along.
Mary Oliver, 1935–2019: A profound loss for the world, but forever in our stacks. Thank you for your countless gifts to anyone who chooses to read them.