Skip to content

In the News: Special Collections

University Library houses physical treasures in a digital age

The University of Chicago Library houses treasured volumes that carry the very essence of history in their pages. Take, for example, a 1623 edition of The Assayer with a handwritten correction by Galileo.

Chicago Tribine’s Cultural Critic Julia Keller uses this example as she debates the relative merits of books in a digital age. Read the entire story here.

Posted in Making Headlines. Tagged with .

0 Responses

Stay in touch with the conversation, subscribe to the RSS feed for comments on this post.

You must be logged in to post a comment.