Library Workshops and Events: Book Workshop Part 1, The Book as Object


Location: Hesburgh Library 102, Special Collections Main Reading Room

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Join Megan J. Hall, Ph.D. (Medieval Institute) and Julie Tanaka, Ph.D. (Curator, Special Collections) in Hesburgh Library Special Collections (Library 102) for a book workshop.

This workshop will introduce participants to the book as physical object in West. Learn about bindings, paper making and paper types, the parts of a book, and the general development of the book from the Middle Ages to contemporary times. The workshop includes hands-on demonstrations of medieval and modern books and manuscripts.

To register and for full information, visit Priority registration ends Friday, January 23, 2018, and late registration (pending space availability) ends Thursday, February 1, 2018.