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Wed. 9/28/16 - "A Collector's Passion and Scholar's Delight: An Overview of the Deborah and Alfred Judson Barcan Collection of Illustrated Books."

Bibliophile Alfred Barcan will describe his motivation and methodologies of building a collection of largely Victorian era books, and Seth Moglen, Associate Professor, Department of English, will a

Visiting Other Worlds in Special Collections

Class members viewing collection materials in the Bayer Galleria

In July, Lehigh's Special Collections hosted a session devoted to viewing and discussing early modern works about astronomy.

New learning spaces added to EWFM Library 5th Floor South

View of the EWFM teaching and presentation space from the back right corner.

Over the summer, a number of improvements were made in the 5th floor south area of the E. W. Fairchild Martindale (EWFM) Library.

A Collector’s Passion: Highlights from The Deborah and Alfred Judson Barcan Collection

Poster advertising the "Visual & Verbal" collection display

In the early 1970s, Deborah Barcan first purchased a fine copy of a later reprint of Mark Twain’s A Tramp Abroad as a gift for her husband, Alfred.

Meet the Trees of Lehigh! EWFM Library exhibit

Tree trunk with text "Trees of Lehigh: A living legacy" on the right side of the image

Do you know the oldest tree on campus? The newest? Have you ever heard of the Tangled Bank? How about the Sacred Grove? Come to the E.W.

Sonnet SLAM! Commemorates Shakespeare Anniversary

Lehigh University Special Collections features Shakespeare's folios

On April 23rd, the world honored the 400th anniversary of the death of William Shakespeare in a variety of ways including poetry readings, play performances, and exhibitions.

Libraries Hold Open House for Alumni in Linderman

On Saturday, May 21, library staff will hold an annual open house in Linderman Library from 9:00 a.m. - 1:00 p.m.

Public Computing Sites to be upgraded to Windows 10 and Office 2016

This summer, Library and Technology Services will upgrade public computing sites to Windows 10 and Microsoft Office 2016.

Special Collections completes grant-funded processing of Civil Engineering collections

Project archivist processing slides from the Council on Tall Buildings and Urban Habitat collection.

Bridge and Building Forensics Grant Project Completed

Alumnus donates Victorian Literature to the Libraries

Portrait of Alfred Barcan in his home library

Lehigh University’s Libraries has received an extensive gift of Victorian literature and related reference material from alumnus Alfred J. Barcan, ‘53, and his wife Deborah.

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