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Smithson Libraries 50th Anniversary Lecture: James Smithson & His Library

Smithsonian Libraries 50th Anniversary Lecture: James Smithson & His Library

January 18, 2018
In honor of the Smithsonian Libraries' 50th Anniversary, Heather Ewing, author of The Lost World of James Smithson and Executive Director of the Center for Italian Modern Art in New York, will offer a brief biography of James Smithson.
Dibner Library Lecture featuring Dava Sobel - The Glass Universe: A Unique Scientific Library

Dibner Library Lecture featuring Dava Sobel - The Glass Universe: A Unique Scientific Library

December 14, 2017
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Adopt-a-Book Evening at Cooper Hewitt

Adopt-a-Book Evening at Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Library

November 7, 2017
Please mark your calendar for the Smithsonian Libraries' Fifth Annual Adopt-a-Book Evening.
Art Students League Archive Edit-a-thon

Art Students League Archive Edit-a-thon

September 29, 2017
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INDOOR RECESS

Indoor Recess

September 15, 2017
Smithsonian Libraries Presents: INDOOR RECESS a lunchtime getaway for adults Friday, September 15th, 12-1pm, Ripley Center (Quad) Room 3035 Featuring your favorite classes as a kid, Library and Art! All you need to do is:
INDOOR RECESS

Indoor Recess

August 24, 2017
Smithsonian Libraries Presents: INDOOR RECESS a lunchtime getaway for adultsThursday, August 24th, 12-1pm Featuring your favorite classes as a kid, Library and Art! All you need to do is:
Indoor Recess

Indoor Recess

July 6, 2017
Smithsonian Libraries Presents: INDOOR RECESS a lunchtime getaway July 6th, 11am, National Mall
All the Presidents' Gardens

All the Presidents' Gardens

June 29, 2017
An Evening Program with Book Signing with author Marta McDowell Thursday, June 29, 2017 - 6:45 p.m. S. Dillon Ripley CenterA Smithsonian Associates Program Presented in Collaboration with Smithsonian Libraries and Smithsonian Gardens To purchase tickets, please click here.
Information Matters lecture with Margaret Hedstrom

Information Matters Lecture: Education and Training Across the Digital Curation Spectrum

June 15, 2017
A Gilded Age Garden Party

A Gilded Age Garden Party

June 9, 2017
Smithsonian Gardens and Smithsonian Libraries request the pleasure of your company atA Gilded Age Garden Party Friday, June 9, 2017, 6:30-8:30pm An evening celebrating American gardens + culture of the Gilded Age
INDOOR RECESS

Indoor Recess

June 9, 2017
Smithsonian Libraries Presents: INDOOR RECESS a lunchtime getaway Featuring your favorite classes as a kid, Library and Art! All you need to do is:
INDOOR RECESS

Indoor Recess

May 26, 2017
Smithsonian Libraries Presents: INDOOR RECESS a lunchtime getaway Friday, May 26th from 12-1pm at American History, Johnson Conference Center Featuring your favorite classes as a kid, Library and Art! All you need to do is:
World's Fair Gardens: Shaping American Landscapes and Garden History

World's Fair Gardens: Shaping American Landscapes and Garden History

May 16, 2017
Smithsonian Libraries and Smithsonian Gardens invite you to join us on Tuesday, May 16 for a lecture featuring renowned garden historian Cathy Jean Maloney. 3:30pm, Tuesday, May 16, 2017 Warner Bros Theater at the National Museum of American History 12th Street and Constitution Ave NW Washington, DC
INDOOR RECESS

Indoor Recess

April 28, 2017
Smithsonian Libraries Presents: INDOOR RECESS a lunchtime getaway Featuring your favorite classes as a kid, Library and Art! All you need to do is:
Live Storytelling: The Original Virtual Reality

Live Storytelling: The Original Virtual Reality

April 27, 2017
Smithsonian Libraries Art of the Book Lecture Series, Part IILive Storytelling: The Original Virtual Reality by Jon Spelman, performer and writer

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