Indigenous Peoples Day in Los Angeles County

book covers

On October 9th, Los Angeles recognized its first Indigenous Peoples Day. This date is usually designated as Columbus Day, a holiday dedicated to a man historically credited with the “discovery” … Read more

Emblems of the Veridicus Christianus

page 45 of Veridicus Christianus

This week, we are taking a look at the first Jesuit emblem book,┬áVeridicus Christianus (Antwerp, 1606), currently on display in our Archives and Special Collections gallery. This volume emphasizes the … Read more

Eric Dever: Light, Energy and Matter

This exhibition is no longer on display at the William H. Hannon Library – this post is maintained for historical purposes. The William H. Hannon Library, and Master of Arts … Read more

Comical Research Methods

Chandler Wright Comic

Today’s post is written by┬áReference & Instruction Librarian, Jennifer Masunaga. Did you know that the first Saturday of every May is Free Comic Book Day? This annual promotional event celebrates … Read more