Hatcher South

Netherlandic Treasures Exhibit

Detail from the title page of Cruydeboeck by Dodoens, 1554; purchased in 1943

This exhibit features some of the earliest, rarest, most beautiful, or most unusual Dutch and Flemish books, manuscripts, and maps held by the University of Michigan Library.

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Dates
June 6th through August 28th
Next Opening
July 28th from 10:00am to 5:00pm
Location
Hatcher Graduate Library, Special Collections, 7th Floor
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Event Type
Exhibit

Place: Ann Arbor

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The exhibit montage includes Ann Arbor maps, photos, and ephemera collected through the years, highlighting the Stephen S. Clark Library's collection of local maps ranging from Arboretum planting plans to bus routes of long ago.

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Dates
May 1st through September 22nd
Today's Hours
8:00am to 11:45pm
Location
Clark Library, 2nd Floor Hatcher Graduate Library
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Event Type
Exhibit

A Community for Victory: Ann Arbor in World War II

The exhibit explores community life in Ann Arbor during World War II, using the Ann Arbor District Library's extensive local historical archives, the Stephen S. Clark Library's map collection, and special materials from the U-M Library's American Culinary History Collection.

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Dates
May 1st through September 22nd
Today's Hours
8:00am to 11:45pm
Location
Clark Library, 2nd Floor Hatcher Graduate Library
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Event Type
Exhibit

Portraying the World Anew: Martin Waldseemüller’s "Carta marina" (1516)

Detail from Martin Waldseemüller’s Carta marina map of 1516

Chet Van Duzer, Jacob M. Price Visiting Research Fellow at the Clements Library, examines the differences between Martin Waldseemüller’s Carta marina of 1516 and his more famous 1507 map.

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Date & Time
April 30, 2014 - 4:00pm to 5:30pm
Location
Clark Library, 2nd Floor Hatcher Graduate Library
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Event Type
Lecture

Radiation mapping is too important to be left to experts: the role of maps in Japan after March 11, 2011

Japan Radiation Map from GoogleEarth

Jean-Christophe Plantin talks about how traditional "critical cartography" assumes that maps can either serve the interests of those in power or empower those seeking social justice, and how this ambivalence in cartography is present in contemporary web-based mapping applications. Light refreshments.

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Date & Time
April 7, 2014 - 1:00pm to 2:30pm
Location
Hatcher Graduate Library, Instruction Space, Clark Library, 2nd Floor
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Event Type
Lecture

Curators' Tour of the Maps and Map Making in India Exhibit

Clark Library Indian Maps Exhibit
Clark Library Indian Maps Exhibit

Join Tim Utter, Manager of the Clark Library, and Jeff Martin, Librarian for South Asian Studies, for a curators' tour of the

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Date & Time
March 21, 2014 - 2:00pm to 3:00pm
Location
Clark Library, 2nd Floor Hatcher Library
Event Type
Talk

Third Thursday at the Clark Library: The U-M Himalayan Expedition, 1932-34

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Detail from bookcover of The Himalayan Journey of Walter N. Koelz, Museum of Anthropology, University of Michigan

Carla Sinopoli, U-M professor of anthropology, as part of the LSA India in the World Theme Semester, shares tales from her recent book "The Himalayan Journey of Walter Normal Koelz: The University of Michigan Himalayan Expedition, 1932-34."

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Date & Time
March 20, 2014 - 4:00pm to 5:00pm
Location
Hatcher Graduate Library, Clark Library, 2nd Floor
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Event Type
Lecture

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