John Martin Rare Book Room: An Exploration of the Collection and Use of Rare Medical Books
Speaker: Edwin Holtum, assistant director and curator of John Martin Rare Book Room, HLHS
Contact: Sonya, 335-6878
This collection is one of the finest of its kind and includes original works that span six centuries. Users will be introduced to the history, scope and use of the collection, offer a first-hand look at some of the important holdings; and provide a summary of some major reference sources in the history of medicine. The format will be flexible to accommodate the specific interests of those in attendance. Registration is required.
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