The rare book collection contributes to the educational program of the college by introducing students to unique primary source materials in the context of their academic course work and through regularly scheduled public exhibitions.
Fall 2019 Exhibit
Kalamazoo College & the Philosopher’s Stone: The Early Science of Alchemists, Astronomers, and Apothecaries
Date: September 10 – December 13, 2019
Day/Time: Tuesday, Wednesday: 10 a.m.-12 p.m., Friday: 3 p.m.-5 p.m., Homecoming, Saturday October 19, Family Weekend, Saturday, November 9, other times by appointment
Location: Upjohn Library Commons, room 326