While summer may mean the end of the school year, you can still explore library resources from home! If you have some spare time, explore hidden gems in Special Collections and University Archives like the Early Printed and Manuscript Leaf collection. The collection consists of printed and illuminated manuscript leaves from Europe dated from the 12th -16th centuries and includes some of the oldest items in Hornbake Library. There are a total of 70 whole and partial leaves, representing a variety of styles and techniques that serve as a sampling of early print and manuscript book history.
For more information about the Early Printed and Manuscript Leaf collection or any of our other holdings be sure to contact us!