A Closer Look at a Pennsylvania Origin Story

A Closer Look at a Pennsylvania Origin Story

An exhibit in Haverford’s Magill Library, born of a spring 2017 history class, attempts to distinguish fact from fiction in examining William Penn’s Colonial-era treaty with the Lenape Native Americans.

Exploring Historical Madness

Exploring Historical Madness

A student-curated exhibit drawn from the archives of Phialdelphia’s Friend’s Asylum explores Quakerism and the “curability” of mental illness.

Summer Reading: Terry Snyder

Summer Reading: Terry Snyder

The librarian of the College recommends five relatively recent titles from across different genres—historical fiction, science, mystery, literary fiction—that will help keep any vacation interesting.

Summer Reading: Julie Summerfield

Summer Reading: Julie Summerfield

Our collection management and metadata services assistant makes five suggestions, including two titles for young readers, that involve unexpected connections and new worlds of possibility.