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Special Collections & Archives

  

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

Student Book Collection Contest Returns Enter to win a cash prize by writing about your book collection

March 14, 2017 by | Community

Do your bookshelves at home have a theme? Whether it’s about scholarly monographs or sci-fi novels, collections of poetry or collections of comics, any book collection is welcome in the Leatherby Libraries’ annual Book Collection Contest. The John and Margaret Class Student Book Collection Contest was established by Margaret Class in memory of her husband, John, to inspire students to

Librarians Fold and Cut Their Way Through Box Making Workshop

September 27, 2016 by | Special Collections & Archives

The Frank Mt. Pleasant Special Collections and Archives is home to the rare and unique artifacts at Chapman University. Always pursuing the best way to take care of their materials, the library hosted a box making workshop last week. “This workshop was born out of interest and necessity,” said Stephanie George, Special Collections and Archives Librarian. Many of their archival

“The Spirit of Our Leaders: Presidents of Chapman University” Exhibit Opening New Special Collections Exhibit Reflects on Chapman's Presidential History

September 20, 2016 by | Exhibits and Displays

Located in the Frank Mt. Pleasant Library of Special Collections and Archives, the newest exhibit, “The Spirit of our Leaders: Presidents of Chapman University” has recently been installed. This exhibit was curated by Chloe Van Stralendorff,  Special Collections Intern, in celebration of the upcoming inauguration of President Daniele C. Struppa. The exhibit features various archived materials