Events

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UPCOMING EVENTS

Thursday April 5, 2018, 5pm – 7pm

Please join the New York Library Club for a tour of the Cooper Hewitt Library “a branch of the Smithsonian Institution Libraries with more than 80,000 volumes, including books, periodicals, catalogs, and trade literature dating from the fifteenth through the twentieth centuries. Volumes cover American and European design and decorative arts with concentrations in architecture, graphic design, interior design, ornamental patterns, furniture, wallcoverings, textiles, metalwork, glass, ceramics, and jewelry. The library’s special collections include early editions on design process; sample books and works on materials; and resources on material culture.” (https://www.cooperhewitt.org/collections/library)

WHERE:
Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum Library
9 E 90th St
New York, NY 10128

WHEN:
Thursday April 5, 2018
5:00pm – 7:00pm

PROGRAM:
A tour/visit of the Library’s collection led by Stephen H. Van Dyk, Department Head, Librarian, and Elizabeth Broman, Reference Librarian.

Social Gathering (following the tour) at a nearby cafe

COST:
Members FREE.
$10 – Non-members (fee may be applied towards membership)

RSVP:
RSVPs are required to attend and should be submitted no later than Monday April 2,2018 with your full name and affiliation to membership@nylibraryclub.org. Be sure to include the names of any guests.

PAST EVENTS

2017-2018

2016-2017

2015-2016

2014-2015

2013-2014

2012-2013

2011-2012

 2010-2011

2009-2010

2008-2009

2007-2008

  • Spring Event, April 2008 – French Culinary Institute Library
  • Mid-Winter Meeting, February 2008 – The Foundation Center Library
    • Foundation Center Data, Where It Comes From, How It Is Disseminated
    • David Jacobs, Senior Editor
    • Rebecca MacLean, Director of Grants Processing
  • Holiday Social, November 2007 – The New York Historical Society Library
  • Fall Reception, September 2007 – New York Public Library, Science, Business & Industry Library

2006-2007

  • Business Meeting, May 2007 – New York Public Library, Seward Park Branch
  • Spring Event, April 2007 – New York County Lawyers’ Association Library
    • President Lincoln and Chief Justice Taney
    • Professor James Simon, New York Law School
  • Holiday Social, December 2006 – Rubin Museum of Art
  • Fall Reception, September 2006 – Trinity Church Archives
    • Getting Control of Your Anger
    • Dr. Robert Allan, Weil Medical College of Cornell University

2005-2006

  • Business Meeting, May 2006 – Joan B. and William G. Spears Center for Pastoral Research Library at the HealthCare Chaplaincy
  • Spring Event, March 2006 – Williams Club
    • Putting Women on the Map, Participants in the Early Modern Map Trade
    • Alice Hudson, Lionel Pincus & Princess Firyal Map Division, New York Public Library
  • Holiday Social, December 2005 – The Accompanied Library at the National Arts Club
    • Books on Ice, the British and American Literature of Polar Exploration
    • Drs. David and Dierdre Stam
  • Fall Reception, September 2005 – Poets House Library
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