Linda Hall Library
Science, Engineering & Technology Information for the World

Ingenious Objects

An exhibition of geometric puzzles designed and crafted by Stewart Coffin opening January 30

Our Collections

Journals and monographs focusing on science, technology, and engineering


Public Programs

Lectures by internationally-known speakers and researchers


History of Science

Rare books including those by Isaac Newton, Nicolaus Copernicus, and Charles Darwin


Urban Arboretum

A park-like setting of 14 acres surrounds the Library
NOTICE: The Library will be closed on Monday, February 16 in observance of Presidents’ Day.
Linda Hall Library

Digital Collections

Nearly a quarter million digitized images and texts offer researchers the opportunity to view books, maps, photographs, and manuscripts from the Library’s collections.

Panama Canal Exhibition

Inspired by the 2014 centennial, the story of the events leading up to the grand opening of the canal is retold in the Library’s online exhibition, The Land Divided, The World United: Building the Panama Canal.

Upcoming Events

  1. TMI: Identity and Privacy in the Digital Age

    April 1, 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
  2. Science Matters: Second Saturday Conversations

    April 11, 11:00 am - 12:00 pm
  3. Science on the Big Screen: Second Saturday Film Series

    April 11, 12:30 pm - 1:30 pm