Exhibitions

"Let Every Heart Be Filled with Joy": Philadelphia's Savoy Company

Exhibition
University of Pennsylvania
The Savoy Company of Philadelphia is the oldest amateur theater company in the world devoted to the production of operas… view complete listing>>

The School of Atha: Collaboration and the Making of Children's Books

Exhibition
University of Pennsylvania
"The School of Atha: Collaboration in the Making of Children's Books," celebrates the life and work of children's book designer and… view complete listing>>

As the Ink Flows: Works from the Pen of William Steig

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University of Pennsylvania
This exhibit explores the life and career of the artist, cartoonist, and children's book author/illustrator William Steig. The exhibition highlights… view complete listing>>

Leaves from the Kingdom of the Book: Thoughts on the history of Printing in Morocco (1865-1935)

Event
University of Pennsylvania
The Penn Libraries has acquired an extraordinary collection of lithographic books printed in Fez, Morocco, during the latter half of… view complete listing>>

Thinking Outside the Codex - 6th Annual Schoenberg Symposium on Manuscript Studies in the Digital Age

Event
University of Pennsylvania
In partnership with the Rare Book Department of the Free Library of Philadelphia, the Schoenberg Institute of Manuscript Studies at… view complete listing>>

Recent Acquisitions Exhibition Reception

Event
University of Pennsylvania
Please join us for a reception celebrating our Recent Acquisitions exhibition. Annually, the Penn Libraries acquires thousands of new books,… view complete listing>>

Bread and Civilization

Event
University of Pennsylvania
Join us for the talk "Bread and Civilization" by Nick Malgieri, former Executive Pastry Chef at Windows on the World… view complete listing>>

Audubon's Birds of America

Exhibition
University of Pennsylvania
John James Audubon's Birds of America appeared in 87 parts over a twelve year period (1827-38). It is known as… view complete listing>>

Recent Acquisitions

Exhibition
University of Pennsylvania
Annually, the Penn Libraries acquires thousands of new books, periodicals, and materials in various formats for use by students and… view complete listing>>

Ormandy and China: The Historic 1973 Tour

Exhibition
University of Pennsylvania
The 1973 tour of China by the Philadelphia Orchestra marked an important milestone in relations between the United States and… view complete listing>>