MIT: Independent Activities Period: IAP

IAP 2013

(CANCELED) Rare Books 101: Discover MIT's Rare Book Collections

Stephen Skuce, Program Manager for Rare Books

Jan/18 Fri 10:30AM-11:30AM 14N-118 Archives, No food or drink please

Enrollment: Limited: Advance sign-up required
Sign-up by 01/17
Limited to 25 participants

The MIT Libraries are home to thousands of thrilling rare books, by Boyle, Newton, Galvani, Faraday, Einstein, and many more. This overview will introduce you to a variety of important volumes, some of them beautiful, many of them groundbreaking, some of them just plain surprising. Come see masterworks of science up close! Limited to 25; registration required.

Sponsor(s): Libraries
Contact: Stephen Skuce, 14N-118, 617 253-0654, SKUCE@MIT.EDU