18th Century Reading Room Closing

Effective August 16, 2008, the Eighteenth-Century Reading Room will be closed to the public and the collection will be returned to its owner, Charles Tanenbaum, shortly thereafter. The Eighteenth-Century Reading Room blog (http://18thcenturyreadingroom.wordpress.com/) will remain accessible but there are no plans to update it at this time. Information about the Speaker Series will be posted . . . → Read More: 18th Century Reading Room Closing

Library Newsletter

Take a look at our spring 2008 issue of In Medias Res which has just been published.

Eighteenth-Century Reading Room Guest Speaker Series Event

The Eighteenth-Century Reading Room, located in room C196.05 on the Concourse level of the Mina Rees Library of the CUNY Graduate Center, is proud to present a talk entitled “Jewish Biblical Interpretation in the Wake of Enlightenment: Moses Mendelssohn, Judah Ben-Ze’ev, and the Rhetoric of Religion” given by Dr. David Richter (CUNY Graduate Center and . . . → Read More: Eighteenth-Century Reading Room Guest Speaker Series Event

NYPL Faculty and Graduate Student Reception & Orientation

The Research Libraries of the New York Public Library invite you to their annual Faculty and Graduate Student Reception/Orientation

WHO: The Research Libraries of the New York Public Library, including

The Humanities and Social Sciences Library The New York Public Library for the Performing Arts The Schomburg Center for Research in Black . . . → Read More: NYPL Faculty and Graduate Student Reception & Orientation

NYPL Faculty and Graduate Student Reception & Orientation

The Research Libraries of the New York Public Library invite you to their annual Faculty and Graduate Student Reception/Orientation

WHO: The Research Libraries of the New York Public Library, including

The Humanities and Social Sciences Library The New York Public Library for the Performing Arts The Schomburg Center for Research in Black . . . → Read More: NYPL Faculty and Graduate Student Reception & Orientation

SciFinder Scholar e-seminar 9/19

Register now for a live interactive webinar, “SciFinder®: Drawing Results from Structure Searching”, presented by CAS

Date/Time: Wednesday, September 19, 2007 at 14.00 – 15.00 U.S. Daylight Savings Time (18.00-19.00 GMT)

Rebroadcast date and times for the seminar will be: September 25, . . . → Read More: SciFinder Scholar e-seminar 9/19

18th-Century Reading Room Guest Speaker Series

The Eighteenth-Century Reading Room, located in room c196.05 on the Concourse level of the Mina Rees Library of the CUNY Graduate Center, is proud to present a joint talk entitled “Mapping Rebellion: Montresor and his Map” by Prof. Angelo Angelis (Hunter College, History) and Prof. Phillip Papas (Union County College, History) on Friday May 4, . . . → Read More: 18th-Century Reading Room Guest Speaker Series

BOOK SALE !!

Get ready for our Big Book Sale, on Tuesday November 7th, from 10 to 4 on the first floor of the library. We have beautiful art and photography books, as well a hundreds of hardcover and paperback titles, both scholarly and general. Books will range in price from .25 up to $15.00.

Come early for . . . → Read More: BOOK SALE !!

18th-Century Reading Room CUNY-Wide Essay Competition

The 2007 18th-Century Reading Room annual essay competition is open to all undergraduate and masters level students attending any of the CUNY colleges.

FIRST PRIZE $500

SECOND PRIZE $300

THIRD PRIZE $200

 

Essays will be judged by the following criteria:

Research centering on at least two resources housed . . . → Read More: 18th-Century Reading Room CUNY-Wide Essay Competition

Upcoming 18th-Century Reading Room Events

The 18ht-Century Reading Room will be hosting two informal talks in October as part of our Guest Speaker Series. The talks begin at 2:00 PM in the 18th-Century Reading Room, in room C196.05 on the Concourse level of the Mina Rees Library.

Friday, October 20, 2006 — David Kazanjian (UPenn) — “‘When they come here . . . → Read More: Upcoming 18th-Century Reading Room Events