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American Philosophical Society
The fifth episode of the APS Podcast Series—Great Talks at the American Philosophical Society—is now available! Tune in for a conversation between Librarian Patrick Spero...
Renée Wolcott
My series on the conservation treatment of Ben Franklin’s 1760 Book of Common Prayer closes with the restoration of the book’s damaged leather binding. Why...
Joseph DiLullo
Digitizing material from the Library’s collection is a great way to provide access to the unique material held at the APS. However, this can sometimes...
American Philosophical Society
Each year, the Library at the American Philosophical Society hosts a rich intellectual community of scholars working on a wide-range of projects in fields including...
American Philosophical Society
The Center for Digital Scholarship (CDS) at the American Philosophical Society Library invites applications for a one-year fellowship for scholars with terminal degrees in fields...
Estelle Markel-Joyet
The Computer Age has altered much of our daily life. If you want to hear a fascinating discussion at a moment’s notice, you can instantly...
Marian Christ
The American Philosophical Society Library holds many printed treasures, including Robert Fulton’s Treatise on the improvement of canal navigation … London, 1796. ( 626: F95t...
American Philosophical Society
Each year, the Library at the American Philosophical Society hosts a rich intellectual community of scholars working on a wide-range of projects in fields including...