Upcoming Events at NYU Libraries: 4/24-4/28

NYU Libraries hosts events of all kinds across our many locations. This coming week, April 24th through April 28th, we will be hosting the following events:

CUNY Dominican Studies Institute – The First Blacks in the Americas

Sarah Aponte and Anthony Stevens-Acevedo will discuss the First Blacks in the Americas / Los Primeros Negros en las Américas on Tuesday, April 25 at the Tamiment Library. A reception with wine and cheese will follow the lecture. This event is sponsored by the Frederic Ewen Center. An RSVP is appreciated, but not required.

Time: 4:30 p.m. – 6 p.m.
Date: April 25, 2017
Location: Room 10-03, The Tamiment Library & Robert F. Wagner Labor Archives, Floor 10 of Bobst Library

Special Collections Conservation Panel

The Barbara Goldsmith Preservation & Conservation Department is pleased to announce our participation in the 2017 Association for Library Collections & Technical Services’ Preservation Week. This year, we will be hosting a panel discussion on special collection conservation with colleagues from the Fales Library & Special Collections, featuring speakers Lou Di Gennaro, Special Collections Conservator, and Charlotte Priddle, Librarian for Printed Books. The panel will discuss recent conservation of materials from Fales, and is open to all NYU staff, students and faculty staff. Please RSVP.

Time: 1 p.m. – 2 p.m.
Date: April 25, 2017
Location: Berol Room, Fales Library & Special Collection, Floor 3 of Bobst Library

Avery Fisher Center Open House

The Avery Fisher Center for Music & Media is hosting an open house, demonstrating new technology and spaces, and featuring live performances. This event is open to the NYU community.

Time: 3 p.m. – 6 p.m.
Date: April 28, 2017
Location:  Avery Fisher Center, Floor 7 of Bobst Library

We also have a wide array of amazing classes and workshops. Make sure to check them out!