The Special Collections Library will be closed from December 23rd through December 27th and also on January 1st. We will be open regular hours (Monday through Friday, 8:30 am – 4:30 pm) all other days. Enjoy your winter break!
The Special Collections Library holds a number of works by 19th century British novelist, short story writer, artist and illustrator William Makepeace Thackeray, including his Christmas books. In 1844, Thackeray wrote a complimentary review of the recently published A Christmas Carol, the first of five Christmas books by his contemporary, and sometimes rival, Charles Dickens.(…)
Every Thursday, the CU Libraries Weblog features a Throwback Thursday photo from the Special Collections Library. See all the Throwback Thursday photos in the Libraries Flickr set here.