History of Science, Medicine, and Technology

NEW eREFERENCE- The Cambridge Dictionary of Modern World History

By Joy on April 19, 2018

  The Cambridge Dictionary of Modern World History: Compiled by an international team of contributors, area editors and general editors, ‘The Cambridge Dictionary of Modern World History’ provides a much needed guide to the main global events, personalities and themes from the ei...

‘Art of Medicine’ Exhibition Showcases Student Projects

By Jody Mitori on April 17, 2018

The Art of Medicine exhibition is now open in Olin Library’s Ginkgo Room through June 29. This exhibition showcases students’ final projects from The Art of Medicine, one of five courses sponsored by the Provost’s Cross-School Interdisciplinary Teaching Grant Program. This collaborati...


History of Science, April 2018 | Best Sellers

By Ruth Lewis on April 5, 2018

History of Science, April 2018 | Best Sellers, March 2017 to April 2018 as identified by GOBI Library Solutions from EBSCO. Titles are linked to local copies when available. The Recovery Revolution: The Battle over Addiction Treatment in the United States Clark, Claire D. Columbia University Pres...


Acquisitions for history of science, medicine & technology, Oct-Nov 2017

By Ruth Lewis on November 28, 2017

This is a list of books added to our catalog with call number Q-T and history or biography in the subject headings plus a few books ordered by request. This is not a comprehensive list of new books. There are certainly other new books related to the history of science, technology and medicine, so...

A Revolutionary Encyclopedia

By Rose Miyatsu on November 14, 2017

Diderot’s Famous Encyclopedia The Encyclopédie, Ou Dictionnaire Raisonné Des Sciences, Des Arts Et Des Métiers, often referred to simply as Encyclopédie or Diderot’s Encyclopedia, is a twenty-eight volume reference book published between 1751 and 1772 by André Le Breton and edited by transl...