Events

Upcoming Calendar

In New York:

Wednesday, March 15, 2017 at 6 pm — The Eighth Breslauer Lecture,  “My Life in Libraries:  Collections, Characters, and Collaborators” by Winston Tabb, Librarian, Johns Hopkins University, The Grolier Club, NYC

Tuesday, April 11, 2017 at 6 pm — Phil Hatfield, British Library Curator, on his new book, Lines in the Ice, The Explorers’ Club, NYC

In Washington, DC:

Wednesday, April 12, 2017 at 2:45 pm — tour of the National Geographic Society with Michael Fry, Library Collections Manager

In Europe:

November 4, 2016 through March 1, 2017Maps and the 20th Century: Drawing the Line exhibition at the British Library

April 28, 2017 through August 29, 2017Russian Revolution: Hopes, Tragedy, Myths exhibition at the British Library

May 14-19, 2017 — Chairman’s Council Trip to the United Kingdom. Two days at the British Library, including the Douglas Bryant Lecture. One additional day in London at Ben Franklin House, Sir John Soane’s Museum and the Royal Geographic Society.  Two days in Manchester visiting the John Rylands Library and Chetham’s Library.

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Recent Events in 2016

The Battle of Brooklyn exhibition at the New-York Historical Society with Jean Ashton, Library Director Emerita, November 30

Carnegie Hall Archives and Rose Museum tour, November 16

Century Association archives and art collection tour, October 26

Private tour of National Archives, October 20

25th Anniversary Celebration of the Eccles Centre for American Studies hosted by Board member Gwendolyn van Paasschen, October 19

Tour of The Peabody Room at the Georgetown Neighborhood Library, October 19

25th Anniversary Celebration of the Eccles Centre for American Studies hosted by David and Jeannette Redden, October 17

ATBL Annual Meeting at the Century Association, October 17

Shakespeare in Ten Acts exhibition at the British Library — through September 6, 2016

Douglas W. Bryant Lecture, British Library Conference Centre, May 16

J. Kevin Graffagnino at The Grolier Club, May 9

Opening of Shakespeare in Ten Acts exhibition at The British Library, April 14th

Chairman’s Council Trip to Dublin, Armagh Northern Ireland, Cambridge and London, April 10-16

Brooklyn Museum Library, March 31

Folger Shakespeare Library and Library of Congress in DC, March 14 and 15

The Pforzheimer Collection at the NYPL, March 7, 5 pm