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College

Diary of a Mad Librarian

SCENE: THE LIBRARY. (Curious Freshman removes a catalogue-card from its proper place). NOAH. Look here, sir! Don't you know it's against the rule to take those cards from the drawer? CURIOUS FRESH. But I suppose it's no matter, as I did it insensibly. NOAH (excited). Yes, but it is! You will incense Sibley, if you are not careful!

Cabot Library
Libraries

Cabot Library

Cabot Library
Sciences Division

Cabot Library Renovations To Begin as Early as Fall 2015

Greenhouse Cafe will be combined with the library as collaborative spaces replace books.

The Historic Library
Libraries

The Historic Library

Distinctly known for its reddish stone exterior ad ts turret, the historic building of the Cambridge Public Library was built in 1888.

Cambridge Public Library
Libraries

Cambridge Public Library

The Cambridge Public Library boasts seven community meeting spaces and seating for over 200 people.

Books

The Bathroom Companion to Widener Library

The stacks of Widener Library are an especially exciting place, capable of sparking a wide range of bodily functions. When nature calls, answer it with book in hand. These books specifically.

The Historic Library
Libraries

Get Out: Cambridge Public Library Main Branch

On Broadway street, just a few blocks east of the Science Center, is what the Boston Society of Architects has deemed the “single most beautiful building” in the Boston metropolitan area. You might have even wandered past it before, and wondered what the building—which looks like a glowing glass jewel box—contains.

Civil War Exhibition
Radcliffe Institute

Civil War Exhibit Opens at Schlesinger Library

University President Drew G. Faust, Radcliffe Institute Dean Lizabeth Cohen, and the curator of manuscripts at the Schlesinger Library addressed more than 100 attendees at the opening of the exhibit.

Libraries

Robinson Library Restricts Entrance to Grad Students

The library of the History Department’s Robinson Hall was recently closed off to undergraduate students, when a sign reading “this lounge is reserved for graduate students only” was placed in the library entrance Tuesday.

Tozzer Library
Social Sciences Division

Anthropology Library Reopens

The project renovated the nearly 40-year-old library and centralized the offices of the faculty in the Anthropology Department, who were previously spread across campus.

Tozzer Library
On Campus

Tozzer Library

Tozzer Library reopened in June after 18 months of construction.

Tozzer Library
On Campus

Tozzer Library

Temi I. Fagbenle '15 reads a book in the stacks of the newly reopened Tozzer Library. The space features automatically moving stacks to maximize shelving space.

On Campus

The MetaLAB Drone

A white round creature with four arms and four legs, the Phantom drone II is differentiated from its cousins by the stabilized GoPro camera dangling from its belly. Its job is to help the metaLAB get their fancy aerial footage.

InsideOUT
Visual Arts

InsideOUT

Houghton Library unveiled a new exhibit “InsideOUT Contemporary Bindings of Private Press Books,” on Wednesday, Sept. 10. The exhibit illustrates the art of bookbinding in the 21st century and how various artists interpret books to create unique book covers.

InsideOUT
Visual Arts

Houghton Exhibit Digs into Book Binding

The exhibit, which is making its first U.S. appearance at Houghton, features works created by both American and British binders.

Free Time
Columns

In Search of Lost Time

Data Sculpture
Visual Arts

Painting by the Numbers: Data Visualization

School at School
Columns

What We Forget About School: School

Head of the Charles
Men's Crew

Head of the Charles 2014