» News, Events and Exhibits

The Leatherby Libraries offers programming and exhibits throughout the year that complement and enhance the curriculum, study, and research interests at Chapman. The Art, Exhibits and Events Committee (AEEC) is a dedicated group of library staff who volunteer their time to bring programming to life. The following is a listing of upcoming events in the Leatherby Libraries.

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Upcoming Events & Exhibitions

Researching a Disaster Through the Making of Challenger: The Final Flight
A virtual event
Wednesday, April 7, 2021
7:00 - 8:30 P.M.
Zoom Event ID: 916 4121 4333
Also streaming on the Leatherby Libraries Facebook page -- View event flyer

Current Exhibitions and Displays

Telling Stories: One Room at a Time
Virtual exhibit: https://scalar.chapman.edu/scalar/leatherby-libraries-story-rooms/index
This virtual exhibit tells the stories behind six of the Leatherby Libraries story rooms: the Virginia G. Carson, Ph.D. Group Study Room, the Sikhs and Sikhism in America Group Study Room, the Mendez v. Westminster Group Study Room, the Italian Heritage Archive Group Study Room in Honor of John N. LaCorte, the Henri Temianka Archives Multimedia Room, and the Frederic J. Kakis, Ph.D. Professor Emeritus Group Study Room. -- View exhibit flyer


Permanent and Long-term Exhibits and Displays in the Leatherby Libraries

California's Gold Exhibit

The joy that the late TV legend Huell Howser shared with generations of Californians infuses a new permanent exhibit, sponsored by the Automobile Club of Southern California.

Leatherby Libraries, Lower Level 

Center for American War Letters Archives

The Center for American War Letters Archives actively preserves and promotes the research of original correspondence and other materials from all American conflicts; from the American War for Independence through the present day.

Leatherby Libraries, Lower Level  

Sala and Aron Samueli Holocaust Memorial Library

The library's permanent and rotating exhibits tell of the individual lives affected, and all too often ended, by the Holocaust. 

Leatherby Libraries, 4th Floor


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