Library Contributes to PST: LA/LA Exhibition Special Collections loans materials used in Argyros Forum displays!

September 22, 2017 by | Exhibits and Displays

Last week, Chapman University celebrated the opening of “My Barrio: Emigdio Vasquez and Chicana/o Identity in Orange County,” an exhibition that is part of Pacific Standard Time: LA/LA. An initiative of The Getty, PST: LA/LA is a far-reaching and ambitious project in which over 70 Southern California institutions explore Latin American and Latino art in

Special Collections Produces Four New Exhibitions Masonic treasures, miniature books, and more!

September 15, 2017 by | Exhibits and Displays

Chapman University’s Frank Mt. Pleasant Library of Special Collections & Archives is proud to host four new exhibitions! Located on the fourth floor of Leatherby Libraries, these exhibitions cover a range of topics, from silent films to miniature books: Chapman and Freemasonry: Masonic Treasures from the Frank Mt. Pleasant Library of Special Collections and Archives

New! Theatre Scripts Collection!

September 11, 2017 by | News

Good news, Theatre folks! You can now find all of the theatre scripts held by the Leatherby Libraries in one place: the Theatre Scripts Collection! You can find this collection on the 2nd Floor of the Leatherby Libraries in a separate shelving area near the Friedman Reading Room. When you search the library catalog looking

Community of Readers 2017 129 books reviews from the Chapman Community!

September 5, 2017 by | Community

Last week, the Leatherby Libraries Community of Readers wrapped up its tenth summer reading program! Established in 2007 by the Leatherby Libraries, the Community of Readers is the summer reading program for Chapman University and is open to everyone who has borrowing privileges at the Leatherby Libraries and a current library account, including students, faculty,

“Voices from the Archive: Letters During War” Podcast Letters from the Center for American War Letters Archive find an even bigger audience

August 7, 2017 by | Center for American War Letters

Dr. Jana Remy, Associate Director of Digital Scholarship at Chapman University, began the “Making History” podcast ten years ago when she realized her passion for the craft of history-making. Specifically the archival process of historians. Now, partnering with the Center for American War Letters Archive (CAWL), Jana and our very own Digital Humanities and Science Librarian, Dr. Doug

New Databases Added!

July 31, 2017 by | Resources

Good news to all our Panther researchers! The Leatherby Libraries has added three new databases to the “A-Z List” that cover political science and government material, a resource that is available campus-wide: 1. ProQuest Legislative Insight: “A Federal legislative history service of digital full-text publications created by Congress during the process leading up to the

Recently Installed: USB Cable Ports Cables available for Check-Out

July 5, 2017 by | News

Introducing our latest library resource and courtesy service, USB cable ports and USB cables for checkout! The first floor “power bar” as well as the desks around the library have been freshly installed with USB ports inside our pop-up outlets. Here, you can plug in your device and recharge after a long day of classes