Category Archives: Lectures

Discussions on Book Values and Collecting added to the Akron Antiquarian Book & Paper Fair

There will be something new at the 30th Annual Akron Antiquarian Book and Paper Fair, April 6th and 7th, 2012 at the John S. Knight Center in Akron. A one hour session on Saturday, April 7th will be devoted to … Continue reading

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Eleanor Squire Library Tea: February 26th, 2:00-4:30

The Eleanor Squire Library is pleased to announce the return of a Garden tradition–The Library Tea. Dr. Lester Lefton, president of Kent State University, will present “Reflections from Kent State’s President and Bibliophile in Chief,” a talk focusing on rare … Continue reading

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“A Botanical Expedition” Lecture at Holden Arboretum, January 28th

A Botanical Expedition Date: Saturday, Jan. 28 Time: 10am – 11:30am Location: Reinberger Classroom Instructor: Clem Hamilton, PhD Cost: $10 members, $15 nonmembers Description: Journey back to the Renaissance and explore the New World with Holden’s President and CEO Clem … Continue reading

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NOBS Annual Meeting: December 4th at CSU

NOBS Annual Meeting Sunday December 4th Michael Schwartz Library Cleveland State University Rhodes Tower Room 503 2121 Euclid Avenue Cleveland, OH  Our speaker this year will be Patrick Chura, author and associate professor of English at the University of Akron, … Continue reading

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Edmond Hamilton & Leigh Brackett Day at Kinsman, OH on Oct. 15th

Hamilton and Brackett, husband and wife science fiction pioneers and one-time residents of Kinsman, Ohio, will be remembered at the third annual Edmond Hamilton & Leigh Brackett Day in Kinsman this Saturday, October 15th, beginning at 10 am. Festivities include … Continue reading

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2011 Octavofest Schedule Released

The 2011 Octavofest Schedule has just been released. Octavofest is an annual celebration of the book and paper arts and has 30 participating institutions this year including NOBS. For more information on all of their events please click here.

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KSU Special Collections Exhibit and Lecture

The Kent State University Library’s Special Collections Department is currently holding the exhibit “The Nature of Natural Science” ongoing through the Summer 2011.  Below is a description of the exhibition: The Nature of Natural Science includes some of the most … Continue reading

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