361ECE71-D933-E242-4874B18F98A6FAAA
36218E9C-B91A-D2D8-995E4438F0FFAF9B

Calendar of Events


Couper Phi Beta Kappa Lecture

Open to the Public
Taylor Science Center G027 Kennedy Auditorium

From Sumerian Clay to MARC: A Broad History of the Card Catalog presented by Peter Devereaux.  

Peter Devereaux is a Writer-Editor with the Library of Congress Publishing Office where he writes, edits, and conducts research for Library publications. He got his start in publishing editing for various scholarly publications and for Lippincott Williams & Wilkins before becoming a librarian for the Enoch Pratt Free Library in Baltimore. Peter has a B.A. in Philosophy and English from Towson University and he completed graduate studies in Library and Information Science at the University of Maryland in College Park. He lives in Baltimore with his wife and their two children.

This annual lecture honors Hamilton alumnus and trustee Richard "Dick" Couper '44 for his commitment and contributions to Hamilton College and the Phi Beta Kappa Society, the oldest academic honorary society in America.

Contact Information


Lisa Forrest
HUMANITIES FORUM
lforrest@hamilton.edu 20170912 16:10:00 20170912 17:15:00 America/New_York Couper Phi Beta Kappa Lecture <p>From Sumerian Clay to MARC: A Broad History of the Card Catalog presented by Peter Devereaux.  </p> <p>Peter Devereaux is a Writer-Editor with the Library of Congress Publishing Office where he writes, edits, and conducts research for Library publications. He got his start in publishing editing for various scholarly publications and for Lippincott Williams & Wilkins before becoming a librarian for the Enoch Pratt Free Library in Baltimore. Peter has a B.A. in Philosophy and English from Towson University and he completed graduate studies in Library and Information Science at the University of Maryland in College Park. He lives in Baltimore with his wife and their two children.</p> <p>This annual lecture honors Hamilton alumnus and trustee Richard "Dick" Couper '44 for his commitment and contributions to Hamilton College and the Phi Beta Kappa Society, the oldest academic honorary society in America.</p> Taylor Science Center G027 Kennedy Auditorium Lisa Forrest lforrest@hamilton.edu
List Events
Visiting Information
Plan a Visit

Visiting Information


We invite you to visit Hamilton to meet our outstanding students and faculty and see our amazing facilities.

Back to Top