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852 RARE: Of Elks, Magicians, and Stone Cutters

September 21, 2016

Alexis de Tocqueville famously wrote that “Americans of all ages, all stations of life and all types of disposition are forever forming associations …” and a little known but intriguing collection here in Historical & Special Collections demonstrates just that.  It consists of constitutions and by-laws of a wide variety of American organizations, dating from […]

Book Talk: Gillian Thomas with Judge Nancy Gertner, “Because of Sex,” Thur. Oct. 6, at noon

September 20, 2016

The Harvard Law School Library staff invite you to attend a book talk and discussion in celebration of Gillian Thomas’ recently published book titled Because of Sex:  one law, ten cases, and fifty years that changed American women’s lives at work (St. Martin’s Press). Copies of Because of Sex will be available for sale and Gillian Thomas […]

Book Talk: Stephen Davis, What They Do With Your Money: How the Financial System Fails Us and How to Fix It, Oct. 5, at noon

September 19, 2016

The Harvard Law School Library staff invite you to attend a book talk and panel discussion in celebration of Stephen Davis’ recently published book with co-authors Jon Lukomnik and David Pitt-Watson, What They Do With Your Money:  How the Financial System Fails Us and How to Fix It  (Yale Univ. Press). Copies of What They Do With […]

Banned Books Week Read-Out and more!

September 19, 2016

Banned Books Week is coming and we are excited! As librarians, the freedom to read is in our DNA. Every year scores of books have their places in libraries and schools challenged by would-be censors. We can’t stand that, but we can stand up for the freedom to read and you can join us! Visit […]