Exhibits

The University of Michigan Library regularly presents highlights of unique collections in online exhibits and galleries across campus.

The Library also collaborates with the U-M community, as well as local and national artists, programs and organizations, to host exhibits. If you are interested in collaborating on an exhibit, please contact us at mlibrary-exhibits@umich.edu.

Featured Online Exhibits

Engraved in Wood: The Work of John DePol (1913–2004)
Engraved in Wood: The Work of John DePol (1913–2004)
Cathleen A. Baker, Conservation Librarian and Exhibit Conservator

This online exhibit, "Engraved in Wood: The Work of John DePol (1913–2004)," serves as an introduction to the incredible wood engravings of this American master. From March 3, 2014 until June 5, 2014 (postponed from an earlier date), the accompanying physical exhibition will be the inaugural one in the newly renovated 7th Floor exhibit area, Special Collections,...

Clark Library Literary Maps
Clark Library Literary Maps
Lisa Lorenzo and Corinne Vieracker, Reference Assistants at the Stephen S. Clark Library

Literary maps connect information about authors, works of literature, and geographical locations. They can focus on the entire body of work of a specific author, the variety of works that took place in a particular city, region, or country, or provide a map of locations described in a literary work or even an entire genre. Literary maps, as a subgenre of pictorial...

CVGA Disassembled
CVGA Disassembled
Valerie Waldron, Computer & Video Game Archive Manager

This exhibit began as a celebration of our 5th anniversary in Fall 2013, and is maintained by the Computer & Video Game Archive (CVGA) in the Duderstadt Center. For more information about the CVGA, see the About This...

Artist Books from the Women's Studio Workshop
Artist Books from the Women's Studio Workshop
Sara DeWaay. Sara is a University Library Associate at the Art, Architecture, and Engineering Library. She is also a student in the University of Michigan School of Information where she is dual specializing in Archives & Records Management and Library & Information Science.

This online exhibition is a gathering place for collections of artists' books from the Art, Architecture, and Engineering Library (AAEL) Special Collections. The artists' books exhibitions are created to provide users with alternative ways to experience...

American Foodways: The Jewish Contribution
American Foodways: The Jewish Contribution
Avery Robinson

This exhibition highlights the Jewish contributions to and experience in American culinary history. Using material from the Janice Bluestein Longone Culinary Archive (University of Michigan Library, Special...

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