Harvard-Yenching Library's Holiday Cards are now on sale. Each year, the library creates two sets of holiday cards using motifs from its collections. This year's cards feature motifs from the Chinese Rare Book Collection. To purchase a box of 12 cards and envelopes for $10, please see Annalyse Tamashiro in the Librarian's office (Room 115) of the Harvard-Yenching Library or contact her at firstname.lastname@example.org or x5-3327. Happy Holidays!
Harvard-Yenching Library will host the following two presentations, open to the public. Presentations will be given in English.
Presenter: Zhang Yaolei of Wuhan University Library, Visiting Librarian of the Harvard-Yenching Library Topic: "The Importance of Harvard-Yenching Library’s Chinese Local Gazetteers: An Analysis from a Cataloger's Statistical Perspective"
Location: Harvard-Yenching Common Room Date: Tuesday, December 9 Time: 12-1 p.m.
Presenter: Wang Yalin of Peking University Library, Visiting Librarian of the Harvard-Yenching Library Topic: "Changes and New Trends in Cataloging in the Era of the Semantic Web and Cloud Computing" Location: Harvard-Yenching Common Room Date: Thursday, December 11 Time: 12-1 p.m.