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Rare Book School Summer Course II

decoration16 June 2014|20 June 2014

Rare Book School (RBS) was founded in 1983. It provides continuing-education opportunities for students from all disciplines and levels to study the history of written, printed, and born-digital materials with leading scholars and professionals in the field. 


Introduction to Western Codicology - Albert Derolez

The History of 19th- & 20th-Century Typography & Printing - John Kristensen & Katherine McCanless Ruffin

Advanced Descriptive Bibliography - Richard Noble

Digitizing the Historical Record - Bethany Nowviskie & Andrew Stauffer

Advanced Seminar in Critical Bibliography - Michael F. Suarez, S.J

For information on this year’s tuition, other related costs, and application, please visit the RBS website.

In 2014, Rare Book School will offer courses at the University of Virginia in Charlottesville, the Kislak Center for Special Collections, Rare Books and Manuscripts at the University of Pennsylvania and the Library Company of Philadelphia in Philadelphia as well as at the Lillian Goldman Law Library, Anne T. and Robert M. Bass Library, and Beinecke Rare Book and Manuscript Library at Yale University in New Haven.


16 June 2014|20 June 2014
University of Virginia
Charlottesville, VA
Rare Book School
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