Houghton Library

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Public Programs


  • Applications are currently being accepted for the Houghton Library/SHARP Undergraduate Fellowship, 2016
  • Tuesday, February 9, “Editing Shakespeare for the Digital Age,” Thompson Room, Barker Center. Read more
  • From January 19-April 23, 2016: Shakespeare: His Collected Works in the Edison and Newman Room. There will be an opening reception on Tuesday, February 9 from 7-8 p.m. Read more
  • Tuesday, March 29, “Alphabet Histories,” Lamont Library, Forum Room, followed by a reception at Houghton Library, Edison and Newman Room. Read more
  • From January 20-March 24, 2016: Miguel de Cervantes (1547-1616): Later Works and Legacy in the Amy Lowell Room. Read more
  • Matthew Wittmann named curator of the Harvard Theatre Collection. Read more
  • Read the Houghton Library blog and the Houghton Library Tumblr