News and Events
Exhibition: "Beyond Rochester’s ’64 Riots: 50 Years Seeking to Make One City Out of Two"
Friedlander Lobby, Rush Rhees Library
4/09/2014 8:00am - 10/05/2014 5:00pm
Workshop: Sharing Your Data
Carlson Library, Room 310
10/02/2014 12:00pm - 1:00pm
Library Toolbox Workshop: Idea Fair (Using Primary Sources for Research)
Rush Rhees Library, Rare Books, Special Collections, and Preservation (225)
10/07/2014 4:00pm - 5:00pm
Plutzik Reading Series: Peter Cole
Welles-Brown Room, Rush Rhees Library
10/07/2014 5:00pm - 6:00pm
Rush Rhees Reads Undergraduate Book Group
Rush Rhees Library, Hawkins-Carlson Room
10/15/2014 5:30pm - 6:30pm
GIS Workshop: Make Your First Map
Rush Rhees Library, Room 304
10/16/2014 12:00pm - 1:00pm
Meliora Weekend: Check Out a Human Book at the Human Library
Rush Rhees Library, Welles-Brown Room
10/17/2014 2:00pm - 6:00pm
River Campus Libraries Student Forum
Rush Rhees Library, Gamble Room
10/20/2014 5:00pm - 6:00pm
Library Toolbox Workshop: Intro to eBooks
Rush Rhees Library, Q&i
10/23/2014 4:00pm - 5:00pm
Ru Freeman to Receive Janet Heidinger Kafka Prize for Fiction
Rush Rhees Library, Welles-Brown Room
10/23/2014 5:00pm - 6:00pm
Exhibition: The Play's The Thing
09/16/2014 - 12/22/2014, Rush Rhees Library, Rare Books and Special Collections
This fall, with selections from a recent gift of Gilbert and Sullivan posters from Dr. Hal Kanthor making their debut, we shine the...
Exhibition: Visions of Courageous Achievement
10/02/2014 - 12/19/2014, Robbins Library, Rush Rhees 416
This exhibition features important books illustrating the legends of King Arthur and his knights by notable American illustrators,...
Exhibition: All the School's a Stage
10/06/2014 - 08/21/2015, Rush Rhees Library, Great Hall
Theatre has long been a part of student life at the University. From the "Mock Schemes” of the 1860s, A Streak of...
Exhibition: Veils of Salomé
10/08/2014 - 10/10/2014, "Salomé, Religion, Literature, Music, and the Visual Arts"
Throughout the past 2,000 years, the character of Salomé has evolved in popular culture from a minor biblical figure to a...
Exhibition: "Bluff City Pawn: A Novel"
10/09/2014 - 11/28/2014, Rush Rhees Library, Rare Books, Special Collections, and Preservation (225)
This exhibition features materials used by University of Rochester English professor Stephen Schottenfeld as he conducted research for...
Library Toolbox Workshop: Citation Clinic
Do you dread making the bibliography for your research paper? If you’re looking for a useful tool to help you keep track of your...
Exhibition: From Adversary to Ally: William Henry Seward in Lincoln's Cabinet
10/16/2014 - 11/01/2014, Rush Rhees Library, Digital Humanities Center
Once the frontrunner for the 1860 Republican presidential nomination, William Henry Seward experienced an unexpected loss to the then...
Meliora Weekend: River Campus Libraries Store
10/18/2014, Rush Rhees Library and Carlson Library
Show your RCL Pride!From working on group projects in Gleason Library to taking naps in the Welles-Brown Room of Rush Rhees, the River...
Meliora Weekend: VISTA Collaboratory Demonstrations
10/18/2014, Carlson Science and Engineering Library, 1st Floor
Meliora Weekend is your opportunity to see the new Visualization-Innovation-Science-Technology-Application (VISTA)...
Exhibition: Suffrage and Abolition
10/20/2014 - 11/30/2014, Rush Rhees Library, Rare Books, Special Collections, and Preservation (225)
This temporary exhibition highlights recently acquired letters from Susan B. Anthony to Rachel Foster Avery; recent acquisitions of...
Therapy Dogs Visit Rush Rhees
12/04/2014, Rush Rhees Library, Friedlander Lobby
Take a break from studying to pet a therapy dog!Our favorite canines will be back on campus several times this semester. Stop by the...
Theatre in London Program
The Friends of the University of Rochester Libraries are thrilled to announce a theatre trip to London in March 2015 under the...
Free Alumni Access to Library Databases
As a University of Rochester student, you probably spent hours at the libraries exploring JSTOR or ProQuest for your research papers....
Kathy Metz receives 2014 Messinger Award
Research libraries are undergoing tremendous change as they embrace the developing needs of 21st century scholars. The River Campus...