Library Workshop - Beyond the Text: Rare Books as Artifacts

Aug 14, 2017 · Jody Kalvik

Image of old book with title - Fall 2017 Workshop at Parks Library. Beyond the Text: Rare Books as Artifacts.

What will you discover when you approach a book beyond its text and examine it as an artifact? Learn to identify unique features of early printed books (circa 1450-1850) and what they indicate about their design and production. This is a great oppportunity to examine books from the library's rare books collection and discover what makes them so special and exciting.

Seating is limited. Preregistration is required. Register through Learn@ISU. Keyword: LIB.?
Please let us know if you require any accommodation.
Thursday, October 12
3 - 4:30 p.m.