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Holiday Hours, December 24-January 1

Posted 1 week ago

The Newberry reading rooms will be closed from December 24-27. Exhibition galleries will be closed on December 25 only. The Newberry Bookstore will be closed on December 24-26. The Library will also be entirely closed on January 1.

Guided tour of our WWI exhibits Saturday, December 13

Posted 2 weeks ago

Join us Saturday, December 13, at 11 am for a free, curator-led tour of our linked WWI exhibits.

Listen to Jack Fuller and Owen Youngman discuss news in the 21st century

Posted 2 weeks ago

If you missed the latest “Conversation at the Newberry,” you can now listen to our speakers cover journalism and digital media.

Reading Rooms closed Friday, December 12

Posted 3 weeks ago

The Library’s reading rooms will be closed all day on Friday, December 12, for our annual staff clean-up day. We apologize for any inconvenience.

Street closures for Lights Festival, Nov. 22

Posted 1 month ago

Many streets near the Newberry will be closed for the Magnificent Mile Lights Festival Saturday, Nov. 22. Please review the list of street closures, and plan your travel accordingly.

Thanksgiving Holiday Hours

Posted 1 month ago

The Newberry will be entirely closed on Thursday, Nov. 27, for Thanksgiving. On Friday and Saturday, Nov. 28 and 29, the reading rooms will remain closed, but the exhibition galleries and bookstore will be open regular hours.

Long-Term Fellowship deadline: Dec. 1

Posted 1 month ago

All Long-Term Fellowship applications are due at 11:59 pm CST on December 1, 2014.

Free public tour of WWI exhibits tonight

Posted 1 month ago

Join us at 6 pm on Thursday, November 6, for a guided tour of the linked WWI exhibits currently on display in our galleries.

All Annual Fund Gifts Matched

Posted 1 month ago

In the months of November and December, a generous group of donors will match your gift to the Newberry Annual Fund dollar-for-dollar! Make a gift today.

Paul Gehl wins award for contributions to printing history

Posted 2 months ago

The American Printing History Association has honored Paul Gehl with its 2015 APHA Award. Gehl is custodian of the Newberry’s Wing Foundation on the History of Printing.