What's New at PACSCL

News about PACSCL and its member libraries. Click the "events and exhibitions" tab for news on lectures, symposia, and exhibition. For listings of even more member news, including library blogs, click the "News feeds from members" link to the left.

PACSCL May 4, 2016 annual meeting packet

Meeting packet.  view complete listing>>

The Immigrant Experience in Philadelphia, 1850-1960

Temple University
This year's One Book, One Philadelphia book is Christina Baker Kline’s Orphan Train, which traces the story of an Irish immigrant girl… view complete listing>>

Letter "T" from the Modern School Alphabet, 1971-2-213

Rockwell Kent and the Art of the Book

Philadelphia Museum of Art
During his long life, Rockwell Kent (American, 1882–1971) assumed the roles of painter, lobsterman, writer, dairy farmer, sailor, printmaker, architect,… view complete listing>>

Philadelphia Department of Records Receives 2011 Award of Merit from the American Association for State and Local History

City of Philadelphia Department of Records
We’re excited to announce that the Philadelphia Department of Records has been awarded a 2011 Award of Merit from the… view complete listing>>

New documentary history of Bryn Mawr College

Bryn Mawr College
Now available: Offerings to Athena: 125 Years at Bryn Mawr College is a new documentary history of one of the country’s most… view complete listing>>

PACSCL on Facebook

Follow PACSCL on Facebook! About two-thirds of PACSCL's members have Facebook pages, and PACSCL is collecting their announcements in one… view complete listing>>

View Finding Aids from Hidden Collections and other Processing Projects

Quick link: THE PACSCL FINDING AIDS SITE view complete listing>>

Preserving Your Inauguration Treasures

Many Americans will be saving newspapers, magazines, posters, and other materials from the watershed Barack Obama election and inauguration. Here… view complete listing>>

Pennsylvania in the Comics Trade

State Library of Pennsylvania
The State Library has added a new webpage that features the history of comics and comic books in Pennsylvania. This… view complete listing>>

State Library of Pennsylvania Begins Hosting Informal Directory to Digitized Historical Pennsylvania Newspapers

State Library of Pennsylvania
The State Library will begin hosting an informal guide to historical Pennsylvania newspapers that have been digitized. See the directory… view complete listing>>