This post is dedicated to all of the special collections librarians who have “inherited” mysterious objects on their desks. These are objects which have seemingly always been there, but whose origin is helplessly lost. When asked about them, your predecessors nod and give a weary shrug. They are often outliers: unusual formats; an uncomfortable fit on the shelves; … Continue reading Schraubmedaille, 1813
Our telephones are temporarily out of service, but be assured that the building is open and maintaining regular hours of operation. The “Westward the Course of Empire” exhibition remains open Monday-Saturday 10-5, free of charge, and see details below for next week’s free guided tour! For other assistance, please contact the relevant staff member via … Continue reading Next week at the Grolier Club
Please note: our telephones are temporarily out of service, but please be assured that the building is open and maintaining regular hours of operation.
It's amazing what a difference 10 days can make! Here's a before-and-after, beginning April 6:
We continue peeling back the layers from the exhibition hall. Would you even recognize it anymore?!
Please note that the Grolier Club will be partially closed Wednesday, April 4 through Friday, April 13 while we dismantle and prepare our ground floor and basement spaces for renovation. We expect our downtime over the next two weeks to be structured as follows: Wednesday April 4-Tuesday April 10, Thursday April 12-Friday April 13: --No … Continue reading Upcoming closures 4/4-10, 4/12-13
Construction has begun on the protective barriers in the lobby. This will ensure that we can continue to provide “normal” operations while the renovation is underway.