News & Events
Special Collections and University Archives sponsor readings and lectures by local and visiting authors, performers, and scholars each semester. The programs encompass a variety of disciplines including the sciences, arts, and the humanities.
Featured speakers have included Louise Glück, the Poet Laureate of the United States,
and conservationist Richard Leakey. The Melville Library Author Series provides Stony
Brook University’s faculty with a forum to discuss recently published scholarship.
Read about current events and initiatives of the University Libraries here. Access the calendar of workshops offered by the University Libraries here.