Current Exhibitions

Cary Graphic Arts Collection
black and white photogravure reproduction by Paul Strand
The Luminous Print: An Appreciation of Photogravure
Thursday, March 15, 2018 to Friday, June 15, 2018
The Luminous Print exhibition features over 100 examples of the photogravure printing process, which combines the fine detail of photography with the wide tonal range of fine arts intaglio printing.
RIT Museum
Photo by Bea Nettles
Photography and Photographers at RIT
Tuesday, April 10, 2018 to Friday, August 10, 2018
An exhibition highlighting RIT’s 116 years of photography education, which began with a strong technical focus and encompasses advertising, fine art, and photojournalism.
Sunken Gallery
black and white photogravure reproduction by Paul Strand
The Luminous Print: An Appreciation of Photogravure
Thursday, March 15, 2018 to Friday, June 15, 2018
The Luminous Print exhibition features over 100 examples of the photogravure printing process, which combines the fine detail of photography with the wide tonal range of fine arts intaglio printing.

Library Events

WAL - Wallace (05), Via Lab (2nd floor)
August 16 | 8:00am - 5:00pm
WAL - Wallace (05), community area outside of radscc 1545
August 17 | 9:00am - 4:00pm
WAL - Wallace (05), 3650
September 4 | 2:00pm - 3:00pm
All Events ›

@RITLibraries

  • Thursday, July 5, 2018
    Construction is moving along on the Quarter Mile in front of Wallace Library. The project is on schedule to be completed before the start of the Fall semester: http://www.rit.edu/news/story.php?id=67173 … #RIT #ritlibrariespic.twitter.com/9ReE8G9Pgz

    Construction is moving along on the Quarter Mile in front of Wallace Library. The project is on schedule to be completed before the start of the Fall semester: http://www.rit.edu/news/story.php?id=67173 … 🚧

  • Tuesday, July 3, 2018
    Wallace Library will be closed tomorrow for the 4th of July and will resume our regular hours on Thursday. Enjoy the holiday, Tigers! #RIT #ritlibrariespic.twitter.com/X8j8ARB4J1

    Wallace Library will be closed tomorrow for the 4th of July and will resume our regular hours on Thursday. Enjoy the holiday, Tigers!

  • Monday, July 2, 2018
    RIT/NTID earns international All Children Reading prize. The college will use the $250,000 prize to develop software to create a digital library of native folktales in sign language. https://www.ntid.rit.edu/news/ritntid-earns-international-all-children-reading-prize …

    RIT/NTID earns international All Children Reading prize. The college will use the $250,000 prize to develop software to create a digital library of native folktales in sign language. https://www.ntid.rit.edu/news/ritntid-earns-international-all-children-reading-prize …

  • Monday, July 2, 2018
    Two of our staff have taken on new roles with @RITStaffCouncil: Becky Kiely as Communications Officer and Kira Barnes as a University Council Alternative Representative. We're thankful for their commitment to RIT’s shared governance model! #RITpic.twitter.com/O49yS2t67b

    Two of our staff have taken on new roles with : Becky Kiely as Communications Officer and Kira Barnes as a University Council Alternative Representative. We're thankful for their commitment to RIT’s shared governance model!

  • Monday, June 25, 2018
    DYK we have purchased art from @ritcias graduate students annually since 1972? These pieces become part of #RIT's permanent #art collection, showcasing student talent and a visual history of @RITtigers programs. Visit the 1st floor to view pieces from this collection.pic.twitter.com/q0jIXusfRM

    DYK we have purchased art from @ritcias graduate students annually since 1972? These pieces become part of 's permanent collection, showcasing student talent and a visual history of programs. Visit the 1st floor to view pieces from this collection.

  • Friday, June 22, 2018
    Point your browser here to read some of our finest theses from this past year: http://scholarworks.rit.edu/museumstudies/  From here, click to read/download. #undergrad #research #thesis #museumstudies Thanks @ritlibraries for providing repository resources!pic.twitter.com/fOZhSbBTa3

    Point your browser here to read some of our finest theses from this past year: http://scholarworks.rit.edu/museumstudies/  From here, click to read/download. Thanks for providing repository resources!

  • Thursday, June 21, 2018
    Students in @KStackWhitney's conservation #biology class created posters to educate visitors about the fish and coral in our aquarium and other topics like the effect of climate change on marine life. Check them out next time you're here! #RITpic.twitter.com/Y9xUdZ27IC

    Students in 's conservation class created posters to educate visitors about the fish and coral in our aquarium and other topics like the effect of climate change on marine life. Check them out next time you're here!

  • Wednesday, June 20, 2018
    Meet @bunheadbrarian, our digital initiatives librarian! Frances was awarded an Early Career Fellowship from @ScholarlyPub and recently returned from #OR2018 where she presented about ScholarWorks, @RITtigers' open access repository: http://scholarworks.rit.edu . #RIT #scholcommpic.twitter.com/licymiDJRL

    Meet , our digital initiatives librarian! Frances was awarded an Early Career Fellowship from and recently returned from where she presented about ScholarWorks, ' open access repository: http://scholarworks.rit.edu .

  • Tuesday, June 19, 2018
    Today we celebrate #Juneteenth, a commemoration of the end of slavery in the United States. Celebrate by reading works by African-American authors or learning more about African-American history and culture. #RIT #ritlibrariespic.twitter.com/TE8bzX8IOx

    Today we celebrate , a commemoration of the end of slavery in the United States. Celebrate by reading works by African-American authors or learning more about African-American history and culture.

  • Monday, June 18, 2018
    .@ritcias students had the rare opportunity to work hands on with medieval manuscripts here in the RIT Cary Graphic Arts Collection, thanks to a program sponsored by antique bookseller @LesEnluminures: http://bit.ly/2K16Tjx . #RIT #medievaltwitterpic.twitter.com/JPvBJPfFZD

    .@ritcias students had the rare opportunity to work hands on with medieval manuscripts here in the RIT Cary Graphic Arts Collection, thanks to a program sponsored by antique bookseller : http://bit.ly/2K16Tjx .

  • Sunday, June 17, 2018
    Letterpress cut of the Print Club of Rochester’s logo on loan from the RIT Cary Graphic Arts Collection. James Dexter Havens - A founding member of the Print Club of Rochester (1930) designed our logo. The Letterpress Cut was first used for a PCoR invitation March 19, 1941.pic.twitter.com/0PP7Gi6z60

    Letterpress cut of the Print Club of Rochester’s logo on loan from the RIT Cary Graphic Arts Collection. James Dexter Havens - A founding member of the Print Club of Rochester (1930) designed our logo. The Letterpress Cut was first used for a PCoR invitation March 19, 1941.

  • Thursday, June 14, 2018
    A #sustainable sign is born - behind the scenes of the creation and recording of ASL signs to help explain concepts of food, energy, water sustainability #RIT #NTID #INFEWS #NSFfundedpic.twitter.com/JLMBliUCcp

    A sign is born - behind the scenes of the creation and recording of ASL signs to help explain concepts of food, energy, water sustainability