Conference grants for British Studies students

STERN GRANT FOR GRADUATE STUDENTS TO ATTEND NACBS CONFERENCE 2014 COMPETITION The NACBS STERN GRANT is intended to provide financial assistance for graduate students who attend the annual NACBS meeting.  Recipients may receive up to $500 in reimbursement for travel, lodging, and registration costs incurred as a result of attendance. Guidelines for applicants: You must… Read More Conference grants for British Studies students

May 20: “From Vasari to Galileo, the statue as a metaphor . . .”

FRANCESCO ERSPAMER (Romance Languages and Literature, Harvard University) Tuesday, May 20, 2014 Royce 314 at 4:00 PM, UCLA “From Vasari to Galileo, the statue as a metaphor and representations of the lost unity of knowledge and of the invention of what we call culture” The metaphor of the statue is examined in this talk by… Read More May 20: “From Vasari to Galileo, the statue as a metaphor . . .”

EMS World: London Royal Society of Medicine Exhibition

An exhibition at the Library of the Royal Society of Medicine to mark the 450th anniversary of the birth of William Shakespeare Most Wholesome Physic: Medicine in the Age of Shakespeare, 1564-1616. An exhibition at the Library of the Royal Society of Medicine to mark the 450th anniversary of the birth of William Shakespeare. Tuesday… Read More EMS World: London Royal Society of Medicine Exhibition

New Huntington Database: The Cecil Papers

All ABDers and anyone looking for a dissertation topic, take note: the Huntington has a new database of William Cecil’s papers!  This is a fantastic resource, be sure to take advantage: The Cecil Papers are (digitally) coming to the Huntington! There is a free trial until access is finalized:  https://trials.proquest.com/trials/trialSummary.action?view=subject&trialBean.token=6IEGQHO2LBJ5DLV4XY1Q.  For now, you must be… Read More New Huntington Database: The Cecil Papers

May 13 and 20: Aeon Information Sessions at the Huntington

(For all those who already have their Huntington reader’s card!) “Aeon Information Sessions” Hosted by Reader Services, each Brown Bag session will include an overview of the Aeon interface, Aeon’s impact on library services, and will leave time for questions. In addition, we will cover how Aeon partners with the online catalog, Huntington Digital Library,… Read More May 13 and 20: Aeon Information Sessions at the Huntington