Studying the Natural World: Selected Texts and Prints from the Rare Books Collection

A print of Little Screech Owl. From "The Birds of America" by John James Audubon. Three owls pictured in various life stages perch on a fir branch.

Andrews Library Special Collections
January 11 – March 10, 2023

This exhibit includes early natural history texts and prints from our Rare Books Collection. Highlighted in the display is an 18th-century work on mosses with colored illustrations by Johannes Hedwig (1730-1799), the noted German botanist and director of the Leipzig Botanical Garden.

Special arrangements can be made to view additional works from our collections.

For more information, contact Denise Monbarren (ext. 2527).

Posted in Library Announcement on January 9, 2023.