Exhibits and Presentations

The Archives and Rare Books Division is committed to enhancing access to our resources by curating physical displays, hosting lectures, and exposing our collections through online-accessible exhibitions via the methods highlighted below.

  • Archives and Rare Books News
    News, announcements, and highlights from the Archives and Rare Books Division.
  • Carl F. and Gerty T. Cori Nobel Prize Exhibit
    A permanent exhibit on the Becker Library’s 6th floor featuring official replicas of the Nobel Prize medals awarded to Carl and Gerty Cori.
  • Digital Exhibits
    In-depth exhibits created to provide context and perspective to our collections.
  • Glaser Gallery Exhibits
    Exhibitions presented in the Robert J. and Helen H. Glaser History of Medicine Gallery on the 7th floor of the library.
  • Historia Medica Lectures
    Inaugurated in 2001, this continuous series of lectures on the history of medicine is presented four to six times annually throughout the spring and fall semesters.
  • WashU Libraries Book Club
    Explore fiction and non-fiction titles, with selections focusing on history, medicine, travel, adventure, rare books and literature through a showcase of collection materials related to the reading followed by a discussion of the book.