- Libraries & Spaces
On Thursday, March 5, the University is closed due to inclement weather. The Lauinger Library building is open on its regular schedule. The Lauinger Circulation Desk, Gelardin New Media Center and Woodstock Theological Library are open with limited staffing. The Blommer Science Library is closed.
Birds and Flowers, c.1890s
Donated by Chief Justice White
Now a "lost art," Italian micromosaics, such as this stunning tabletop now on view in Carroll Parlor, were once produced to satisfy an avid demand on the continent and for foreign travelers. Gradations in color and tone, almost as subtle as that possible with oil painting, were achieved by thousands of tiny pieces of glass inlaid in black marble.