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), RADSCC-1545
June 29 | 06/29/2018 - 06/30/2018
WAL - Wallace (05), Archives, 3rd Fl
June 29 | 06/29/2018 - 06/30/2018
WAL - Wallace (05), Via Lab (2nd floor)
August 16 | 8:00am - 5:00pm
All Events ›

@RITLibraries

  • 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 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

    . 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

  • Monday, June 11, 2018
    We recently celebrated our staff members with 10+ years of service here at #ritlibraries and @ritpress. Thanks to these smiling faces for their incredible work and dedication through the years! #RITpic.twitter.com/R21Dup653n

    We recently celebrated our staff members with 10+ years of service here at and . Thanks to these smiling faces for their incredible work and dedication through the years!

  • Friday, June 8, 2018
    Thank you again to all @RITtigers faculty and students who nominated us as Rochester's Academic Library of the Year! We were proud to receive this award yesterday from @RRLC1966. #RIT #ROCpic.twitter.com/GNwO4upp5x

    Thank you again to all faculty and students who nominated us as Rochester's Academic Library of the Year! We were proud to receive this award yesterday from .

  • Thursday, June 7, 2018
    @ritlibraries awarded academic library of year award from @rrlc. Accepted by director Marcia Trauernicht! @RITtigerspic.twitter.com/UvPMLy3n08

    awarded academic library of year award from . Accepted by director Marcia Trauernicht!

  • Wednesday, May 23, 2018
    It was a beautiful day at #RIT as we welcomed #librarians from all over NYS for @CNYConsortium Collaboration Day! @AdelphiLibrary @CanisiusLibrary @ColgateULibs @HamiltonCollege @Marist_Library @PaceLibrary @PrattLibraries @rpiLIBRARIES @ScribnerLibrary @SchafferLibrarypic.twitter.com/Q5i3KEXy0J
  • Friday, May 18, 2018
    Today is International Museum Day! One of the objectives of the day is to raise awareness that museums are an important means of cultural exchange. @ritarchives hopes to raise your awareness of #RIT's history and culture #IMD2018 (Photo from RIT Museum opening: 2007)pic.twitter.com/1RcTVtnmPf

    Today is International Museum Day! One of the objectives of the day is to raise awareness that museums are an important means of cultural exchange. hopes to raise your awareness of 's history and culture (Photo from RIT Museum opening: 2007)