Celebration of Scholarship 2022

Celebration of Scholarship at New Brunswick Libraries highlights ​and celebrates the accomplishments of Rutgers University–New Brunswick authors and creators. At this event, 2020–2022 published books, book chapters, journal articles, recordings, and more will be displayed in physical and virtual spaces… Continue Reading

On Exhibit at Robeson Library: “Underground Railroad Sites of Greater Philadelphia”

Underground Railroad Sites of Greater Philadelphia is a new exhibit at the Robeson Library in Camden features notable Underground Railroad sites in the Philadelphia region, including The Peter Mott House in Lawnside, Mother Bethel AME Church in Philadelphia, and several locations along… Continue Reading

Founded in 1766: An Exhibit and an Event Celebrating the Archives of the Medical Society of New Jersey

In 2016, Rutgers University was not the only major New Jersey institution celebrating its 250th anniversary. On July 23, 1766, at Duff’s Tavern in New Brunswick, a group of physicians met and formed the Medical Society of New Jersey (MSNJ).… Continue Reading

Quick Takes on Events and News – April 2018

California-Bound! Congratulations are in order for Consuella Askew, who was recently announced as one of the 17 library leaders who have been selected to participate in this year’s Library Senior Fellows program at UCLA. Consuella will join an international cohort… Continue Reading

Quick Takes on Events and News – January 2018

NJ Academics Unite! The New Jersey Studies Academic Alliance held their annual Author Award Winners Panel at Alexander Library in December. These awards recognize works that reflect a new understanding of New Jersey’s history and culture, demonstrate evidence of original… Continue Reading

What’s Happening around Rutgers? January 2018

The Opposition Lives On Wednesday, January 17 5:00–7:00 p.m. Alexander Library, Rutgers–New Brunswick Rutgers University’s Special Collections and University Archives will hold an exhibition closing reception for Opposition, an exhibition of artists’ books, installations, and related textually based or inspired… Continue Reading