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Manifold Greatness: The Creation and Afterlife of the King James Bible

Manifold Greatness:

The Creation and Afterlife of the King James Bible

Exhibition August 26th to December 13th, 2013

Join the Cary Graphic Arts Collection in commemorating the 400th anniversary of the King James Bible. Manifold Greatness chronicles the conception and creation of the King James Bible and explores its far-ranging influence. At the center of the exhibition is a national traveling panel exhibition sponsored by the National Endowment for the Humanities, the American Library Association, the Folger Shakespeare Library, and the Bodleian Library of the University of Oxford. Enhancing this traveling exhibition are selected artifacts from the Cary Collection that chronicle the history of the King James Bible.

For more information see: http://www.manifoldgreatness.org/

 

Reception Friday, September 13, 2013 5-8:00

Please join us for a talk at 5 p.m. on the history of the King James Bible by Cary Curator Steven Galbraith.  Opening reception follow

Bands on the Bricks: A Retrospective of Music on Campus

The opening for the exhibit Bands on the Bricks: A Retrospective, will be held on May 2nd from 4-8 pm and will include music, refreshments, and a look at some well-known musicians and one-hit wonders you may have heard of or seen perform. Our DJ will be spinnin’ the vinyl hits of these entertainers.

 

The exhibit will run from May 2nd – October 31st, 2013 in the RIT Museum (3rd floor) and the Gladys Taylor Gallery (1st floor) of the Wallace Center.

 

For more information, please visit:

/depts/archives/the-rit-museum

Database Finder: a new service for finding library databases.

The RIT Libraries have launched a Database Finder -- a new service for finding and browsing our extensive collection of library databases. The new Database Finder allows for browsing or searching databases by title, subject, description, or resource type and includes the ability to create and share custom lists of databases.  Together with the recently launched Summon service, the RIT Libraries now offers unprecedented access to searching database content (Summon) or finding and linking directly to library databases (Database Finder).  

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