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Houghton Library.

Houghton Library.

Houghton Library.

by Houghton Library.

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Published by Harvard College in Cambridge, Mass .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Massachusetts,
  • Cambridge,
  • Cambridge.
    • Subjects:
    • Houghton Library,
    • Rare books -- Massachusetts -- Cambridge -- Bibliography.,
    • Rare book libraries -- Massachusetts -- Cambridge.

    • Edition Notes

      GenreBibliography.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsZ733.H341 H7
      The Physical Object
      Pagination26 p.
      Number of Pages26
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL6447490M
      LC Control Number42051142
      OCLC/WorldCa6451363

      Houghton Library. Houghton Library. Cambridge, Mass., Harvard College, (OCoLC) Document Type: Book: All Authors / Contributors: Houghton Library.; Lessing J. Rosenwald Reference Collection (Library of Congress) OCLC Number: Notes: "A special building for the preservation and administration of Harvard's rare books.   Dear Houghton Library: I get that you take your mandate to preserve your valuable and rare collections for the future seriously. Very seriously. I get that there are nefarious evil-doers who steal priceless stuff from rare books, so you must be vigilant. And I get that you have Awesome Rare Stuff. But, come on, dudes. You are a library.3/5(1).

      Houghton. Calumet. CALUMET NEWS (Calumet, Mich.) ; COPPER COUNTRY EVENING NEWS. ; COPPER ISLAND SENTINEL. ; EVENING NEWS-JOURNAL (Calumet. Using the Reading Room Please be advised that due to the ongoing Coronavirus Disease (COVID) outbreak, Houghton Library will be closed to researchers beginning Monday, March 16th. Given the fluid and evolving nature of the situation, we do not currently have a date on which the Houghton Reading Room will reopen.

        Improvements to Houghton’s reading room will include a soundproof entry and help-desk area, and an adjacent room where library users can work with materials in collaboration with library staff. The plans have the enthusiastic support of the University, the Faculty of Arts and Sciences, and the Harvard Library. Houghton Library, on the south side of Harvard Yard adjacent to Widener Library, is Harvard University's primary repository for rare books and manuscripts. It is part of the Harvard College Library, the library system of Harvard's Faculty of Arts and Sciences. Description provided by Wikipedia.


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Houghton Library by Houghton Library. Download PDF EPUB FB2

It is my great pleasure to welcome you to Houghton Library where we advance the pursuit, dissemination, and preservation of knowledge by stewarding a world class collection of rare books, manuscripts, archives, photographs, ephemera and other rare and unique materials.

The Houghton Library is the primary repository for Harvard’s rare books and manuscripts. Collections focus on the study of Western civilization, particularly European and American history and literature.

It includes special collections in printing, graphic arts, and theatre (non-circulating). Houghton Library’s Reading Room is free and open to all adult researchers wishing to consult our collections.

Those not currently affiliated with Harvard University or who do not hold a Special Borrower Card need to visit the Library Privileges Office at Widener Library to get a Special Collections Card. Houghton Library / Printed Books and Ephemera: A Guide to the Catalogues, Finding Lists, and Special Files with a List of Uncatalogued Collections - [Amory, Hugh] on *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers.

Houghton Library / Printed Books and Ephemera: A Guide to the Catalogues, Finding Lists, and Special Files with a List of Uncatalogued Collections - Building a Rare Book Library Constructed inHoughton Library was funded by and named after Arthur Amory Houghton, Jr., a member of the Harvard College Class of He would go on to become the Director of Corning Glass Works and the 10th president of the Metropolitan Museum of Art.

Houghton Library, Cambridge, Massachusetts. 2, likes 25 talking about this were here. Home to Harvard’s rare books and manuscripts, literary and performing arts archives, and more: a 5/5(9).

Houghton Library is Harvard College's principal repository for rare books and manuscripts, literary and performing arts archives, and more. The library's holdings of primary source material are managed by an expert staff and shared with scholars, students and the public in the reading room.

Contact: Harvard Yard Harvard University. Houghton Library, on the south side of Harvard Yard adjacent to Widener Library, is Harvard University 's primary repository for rare books and manuscripts. It is part of the Harvard College Library, the library system of Harvard's Faculty of Arts and Sciences.

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Worldwide Headquarters. Houghton International Inc. Madison and Van Buren Avenues Valley Forge, PA Houghton College is a nationally-ranked Christian college of the liberal arts and sciences located in the scenic Genesee River Valley of western New York State.

College Profile National Recognition. In AugustHoughton Library closed for a year-long renovation. Our goal: to make the building more accessible and welcoming while enhancing research and teaching spaces.

This website explains the details of the renovation project and provides important information about the services we are offering researchers, faculty, visitors, and. Series: Houghton Library Publications (Book 44) Hardcover: pages; Publisher: Houghton Library of the Harvard College Library; 4th ed.

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Jointly stewarded by Houghton Library and the Museum of Comparative Zoology (where Nabokov was curator of lepidoptery), the collection was given to Harvard University by the Vladimir Nabokov Literary Foundation. While most Nabokov papers reside at the Library of Congress and the New York Public Library, these materials were retained by Dmitri.

Houghton Library is in fact home to 30 volumes known to have been associated with—i.e. owned or read by—the reclusive bard, and nearly owned by her family.

Houghton Library—the primary repository for Harvard University’s rare books, manuscripts, and much more—celebrates its 75th anniversary in Houghton’s holdings span nearly the entire history of the written word, from papyrus to the laptop. This anniversary volume presents a snapshot of the unique items that fill the library’s.

Houghton Library is Harvard University’s principal repository for rare books and manuscripts, literary and performing arts archives, and more.

The library’s holdings of primary source material are managed by an expert staff and shared with scholars, students and the public in the reading room, and through exhibitions, lectures, seminars. Willard J. Houghton Library. Search.

Search. Upcoming Events. Browse by Calendar. Library Event; No events are scheduled. View More Events: Browse by Calendar. Library Event; Room Reservations. Use our online tool to book study spaces in the library.

Use this booking system for the Chamberlain Reading Room (L), the Group Study Room (L  Religion is well-represented in Houghton’s catalogue. Religious institutions have been patrons of the arts and the letters throughout human history, and the library reflects that through its immense collection of books and manuscripts connected, in one way or another, to human spirituality.

Houghton’s archives demonstrate the tangible effect.Address: 74 Newbottle Street, Houghton-le-Spring, DH4 4AF. Email: @ Contact our Life and family team. Opening times: Monday am to 3.