On Wednesday, April 18, 2012, bestselling author Jennet Conant will speak on A Covert Affair: Julia Child and Paul Child in the
OSS at the Annual Dinner of the University of Delaware Library Associates.
The University of Delaware Library announces online access to the Blue Hen, the yearbook of the University of Delaware. The yearbooks are available to the public via the Institutional Repository of the University of Delaware Library.
University of Delaware Library Receives Rockwood Archives
The University of Delaware Library announces that the Archives of the Rockwood Museum have been received as a gift from New Castle County. At the same time, the Friends of Rockwood has established the John Sweeney Fellowship in the Library’s Special Collections Department to assist in processing the Archives.
Two University of Delaware graduate students working in archives recently acquired by the University of Delaware Library have discovered a letter written by Thomas Jefferson about the death of another prominent Colonial figure, John Dickinson.
On May 15, 2012, Dr. Hal White will speak at the University of Delaware Library Associates 2012 Annual Faculty Lecture about his book, Natural History of Delmarva Dragonflies and Damselflies: Essays of a Lifelong Observer, which was published in 2011 by the University of Delaware Press .