I'm the art collection curator at the library. The library has had a collection of fine art since 1890, and I get to play with the coolest stuff we own! I'm a photographer and art historian, a science lover and weird fiction enthusiast.
641: The cooking neighborhood – what’s in it, and who would want it? Please regard this as a “virtual tour” of our Cooking Neighborhood. To help customers, you can refer both to this blog, and to Matt Pettit’s blog on Read on! →
We’re building a database of the library’s collection of art – and you can search it the way you do the library’s catalog. Go to our new database to see the first 600 artworks from our whole collection of more Read on! →
We all keep mementos to remind us of a special event, time or person. Our memories make stories. Our stories about these items create meaning and value. The Alice C. Sabatini Gallery needs your help to create an art exhibit Read on! →
Genealogy team minutes 10-20-10 On Nov. 2, the group will visit the Midwest Genealogy Center in Independence, MO. The Center opened in 2008 and had over 98,000 visitors last year. We hope to learn from their expertise. Shari and Charity Read on! →