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Thanksgiving Weekend Hours

Posted 4 months ago

The Newberry will be entirely closed Thanksgiving Day. Reading Rooms also will be closed Friday and Saturday, November 29 and 30.

Early Closure for Reading Rooms - November 19th

Posted 5 months ago

On Tuesday, November 19, Reading Rooms will close at 4 pm to enable staff to attend an important meeting. We apologize for any inconvenience, and appreciate your patience.

Bookstore closed Friday and Saturday, November 1 and 2

Posted 5 months ago

We are pleased to announce that the Newberry has assumed the management of the lobby bookstore. The Newberry Bookstore will re-open at 10 am Tuesday, November 5.

Early Closure for Reading Rooms - October 30th

Posted 5 months ago

On Wednesday, October 30, Reading Rooms will close at 4 pm to enable staff to attend an important meeting. We apologize for any inconvenience, and appreciate your patience.

Class visit calendar is now full for the fall semester

Posted 6 months ago

Our class visit calendar is now full for the fall semester (September-December 2013). Group visits to the Civil War Exhibit are still available.

Tonight: First curator-led tour of "Home Front"

Posted 6 months ago

The first curator-led tour of our Civil War exhibition will take place at 6 pm Thursday, October 3.

Watch WTTW's Coverage of the "Bay Psalm Book"

Posted 7 months ago

WTTW’s Chicago Tonight Tuesday aired this terrific segment on the Bay Psalm Book’s one-day visit to the Newberry.

Reading Rooms open at 10 am September 25

Posted 7 months ago

Due to an all-staff meeting, Reading Rooms will not open until 10 am Wednesday, September 25.

"Bay Psalm Book" on Exhibit for One Day Only!

Posted 7 months ago

The Newberry has partnered with Sotheby’s to provide a unique opportunity to see the Bay Psalm Book, the first book printed in the United States.

Apply now for a Newberry long-term fellowship

Posted 7 months ago

The Newberry is now accepting applications for long-term fellowships.

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