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July 22, 2019
The Allison Library will close early at 6 pm on Wednesday, July 24.
June 5, 2019
With Regent's Spring session coming to a close, here are the inter-term and summer hours of the John Richard Allison Library:
June 8 - June 23
Monday - Thursday 8 am - 6 pm
Friday 8 am - 5 pm...
April 26, 2019
Another semester is coming to a close and that means the Allison Library's hours of operation will be changing. Please note our hours from now until June 7 (including Spring term):
April 26 (Friday) 8 am – 7 ...
March 12, 2019
We've just uploaded an album of photos from our 2018 conference on the Puritans, "Uncommon Devotion: Reflections on Puritan Texts"! Click here to see it. In order to flip through the photos, hover your mouse over the first photo and click the rig...
March 8, 2019
In celebration of International Women's Day we've set up two new displays in the foyer: one on rare Puritan books that have evidence of female ownership, and the other on books written about or by women in history found in the main stacks. Feel fr...
February 19, 2019
One exciting thing you can discover in our rare book collections is evidence of female ownership. Check out our blog post about female signatures found in our copy of Richard Sibbes' Glance of Heaven featured on earlymodernfemalebookownership....
February 15, 2019
The Allison Library will be closed for Family Day on February 18, 2019.
February 12, 2019
The Allison Library will be closed all day on February 12, 2019 due to snow.
January 31, 2019
Our new display on illustrations is now up in the library foyer! Unlike many new editions of old books, these early editions include illustrations on their title pages and frontispieces that show something about the time in which they were made. T...
January 23, 2019
Our rare book display on John Owen has been up in the library foyer for a couple months, so it's almost ready to put these fragile books back in the temperature-controlled rare books room. Don't forget to stop by and take a peek at these treasures...