Library Exhibit: #TBThirties Wentworth Visitors’ Day Then and Now

#TBThirties (Throwback Thirties), an exhibition of Wentworth 1930s-era memorabilia, will be on display in the Guarracino Gallery at the Schumann Library through November 3, 2017. The inspiration for the exhibition came when alumnus Bill Holmes, MDE ’66, MDS ‘70 discovered old files containing Wentworth invitations and other memorabilia that belonged to his father-in-law, Fred Kippen, […]

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World War I Posters by ENG II on Display

Posters from English II, Sections 24 and 26, taught by adjunct professor Danica A. Buckley, are now on display in the Library, until March 3rd! The students read To End All Wars, by Adam Hochschild, chose a WWI poem, and researched an area of interest, culminating in posters, papers, and presentations. The projects are focused […]

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Technology Sandbox Exhibition

Beginning February 15th, our gallery space will feature an exhibition of projects created using the 3D printers in the Library’s Technology Sandbox. We’ll have an opening reception on February 21st at 12:00pm. Please join us for some light refreshments and giveaways. About the Technology Sandbox The Lloyd Andres Carney Technology Sandbox is an informal, student-run, […]

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Dig IT Digital: 3D Printing the Past

Come see the Dig It Digital Exhibition in our library gallery on the 2nd floor. This exhibit explores Cypriot art and culture through scale 3D prints of artifacts recovered from tombs, settlements, and a religious sanctuary. Included in the exhibition are replicas of terracotta figurines, limestone sculptures, and utilitarian objects that together highlight Greek, Roman, Egyptian, […]

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Check out the Future – the New Library!

We are proud of the launch of the Douglas D. Schumann Library & Learning Commons! The new Schumann Library is the culmination of a major library renovation, with generous support from a $5 million gift from alumnus Douglas D. Schumann. On Friday, September 30th, the Wentworth community honored the 242 donors and community partners, and dedicated […]

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New Resources: Very Short Introductions

New to Schumann Library this fall: a collection of Very Short Introductions (VSI) books and ebooks from Oxford University Press. You’ll find the curated set of of approximately 100 print books peppered throughout the library collection on a variety of topics to help get research started for papers or presentations. See the list of some of […]

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