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Starts at 6:00 p.m.
In the digital age, why do we need physical books at all? When digital surrogates can be delivered to our laptops with a single click, do we even need libraries? In this thought-provoking lecture, noted book historian and digital humanities leader Michael F. Suarez, Director of Rare Book School at the University of Virginia, considers the importance of books as objects and the future of the library in the twenty-first century.At 5 p.m., there is a public reception at the Museum's Granite Hill Restaurant.
National Digital Stewardship Residency
The Library Reading Room, second floor, Perelman Building