Entries Tagged as 'Fellows'

Thursday, March 22nd, 2012

Houghton Visiting Fellowship Recipients, 2012-13

Each year, Houghton awards visiting fellowships to support scholars whose research requires the use of Houghton collections. We are pleased to announce the awarding of 21 fellowships for the 2012-13 fiscal year:

Wednesday, October 5th, 2011

Greek Medieval and Renaissance Manuscripts in Houghton Library

[Thanks to William Stoneman, Florence Fearrington Librarian of Houghton Library, for contributing this post.] We congratulate Nadezhda Kavrus-Hoffmann on the publication of the third and final installment of her Catalogue of Greek Medieval and Renaissance Manuscripts in Houghton Library which has appeared in Manuscripta: A Journal of Manuscript Research 55.1 (2011), 1-108. Earlier installments appeared […]

Tuesday, March 15th, 2011

Houghton Visiting Fellowship Recipients, 2011-12

Each year, Houghton awards visiting fellowships to support scholars whose research requires the use of Houghton collections. We are pleased to announce the awarding of 26 fellowships for the 2011-12 fiscal year:

Tuesday, June 15th, 2010

The Sertenas Group: Printers and Publishers, Paris, 1540-1570

[This post written by Christopher H. Walker, a member of the cataloging faculty at Penn State University Libraries, and a Katherine F. Pantzer Jr. Fellow, 2010] The fact that French publishers of the mid-16th century formed partnerships to share printing expenses and co-distribute books is well known; but the shifting membership of these project-based partnerships […]

Saturday, May 22nd, 2010

Etruschi

[This post was written by Craig Eliason, Katherine F. Pantzer Jr. Fellow, 2010] The history of printing types is full of confusing labels for the varied letterform designs that have emerged over the centuries. The complicated nomenclature devised for what are now most commonly called sans-serif types is a case in point. Sans-serif letters, as […]

Tuesday, March 23rd, 2010

Houghton Visiting Fellowship Recipients, 2010-11

Each year, Houghton awards visiting fellowships to support scholars whose research requires the use of Houghton collections. We are pleased to announce the awarding of 26 fellowships for the 2010-11 fiscal year: [UPDATE: See the HCL News article on the Houghton fellowships.]