[Coll_Collab] Lecture, exhibit opening / symposium

Martha L Smalley martha.smalley at yale.edu
Wed Apr 25 09:28:05 EDT 2007

On May 4th at 2:00 in the SML Lecture Hall there will be a talk by 
Nayan Chanda of the Yale Center for the Study of Globalization and a 
reception for the "opening" of the History of Globalization exhibit. 
The exhibit, which is sponsored by the Special Collections 
Subcommittee, includes items from nearly all of Yale's special 
collections and museums. A press release for the event is attached.

Please also remember the Collections Collaborative symposium on May 
17th, 9:30 to 3:00.  The schedule will be as follows:
9:00 - 9:30 Coffee and refreshments available in Luce Hall Common Room
9:30 - 10:00 Welcome / Overview of Collections Collaborative activities
10:00- 10:45 Keynote address by Kenneth Hamma, Executive Director for 
Digital Policy and Initiatives at the J. Paul Getty Trust: "At the 
network level everything is just a resource .. at first"
10:45- 11:00 Break
11:00 - 12:00 Small group break-out sessions to discuss options for 
improving access to primary sources / followed by group discussion
12:00 - 12:45 Lunch provided in Luce Hall Common Room
12:45 - 2:45 Presentations by Yale librarians and curators regarding 
primary sources materials on topics related to the Yale Initiative on 
Race, Gender and Globalization:  including from RSC, Social Sciences, 
MSSA, Beinecke, Center for British Art, Yale Art Gallery, Historical 
Medical Library, Law Library, Divinity Library.
2:45 - 3:00 Wrap-up
3:00 - Optional tours of various special collections at Yale

Please fill out the form at 
http://www.yale.edu/collections_collaborative/symposium.html by May 
11th if you plan to come, so that we can make catering arrangements.


Martha Lund Smalley
Special Collections Librarian / Curator of the Day Missions Collection
Yale Divinity School Library
409 Prospect St.  New Haven, CT 06511
Phone 203 432-5289  Fax 203 432-3906
Martha.Smalley at yale.edu 
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