Quick Navigation


Sunday, July 31, 2016
Founders' Building Hours: 1 pm - 5 pm
Founders' Reference Desk: Closed
All Locations Hours
815-753-1995

Founders Memorial Library Exhibits - July 2016

"Flowers, Herbs and Gardens"

The exhibit features books of botanical illustrations, famous gardens, herebarium sheets with specimens, medieval flowers, field guides, and different types of gardens.

Contact person(s): Mary Burns, (815) 753-1192 or David Lonergan, (815) 753-9866

Rare Books and Special Collections exhibit- 4th floor
"'Dog-Eared' Days of Summer in Rare Books and Special Collections"
View themes of summer in books found in Rare Books and Special Collections.

Contact: Angie Schroeder, (815) 753-9838.

Southeast Asia Collection exhibits- 4th floor
"Cambodian Music"
The exhibit features and in depth look at the music of Cambodia, from traditional music to the music of today and everything in between. Through books, photos, articles and records the exhibit explores such topics as: traditional music, Cambodian music of the 1950�s and 1960�s, music performance and dance, as well as, stories of music under the Khmer Rouge and Cambodian music today. This exhibit was curated entirely by SEA student worker and graduate student in Anthropology Alexxandra Salazar.

Contact: Joanna Kulma, 815-753-1819.