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Most of the books held by the Rare Books Department are (retro)catalogued in the ; in fact, all books acquired, donated or left to the Library later than 1985 are listed in it.

You can search in the catalogue by origin, bookbinder or the name to whom the book is dedicated.

Printed catalogues and thematic repertories are also available in the department's You can execute multiple and cross-referenced searches in all of these collections.

“From Medieval to Modern: Highlights from the Weinberg Library Rare Book Collection,” an exhibit on display in the fifth floor Heritage Room of the Weinberg Memorial Library through April 25, features rare books from the Mc Hugh Special Collections including medieval manuscript leaves. “From Medieval to Modern: Highlights from the Weinberg Library Rare Book Collection” will be on display in the fifth floor Heritage Room during normal library hours now through Tuesday, April 25.

The exhibit includes medieval century manuscript leaves, as well as fine art facsimiles of the Book of Kells and the Lindisfarne Gospels.