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 History of Science Center will be closed to the public April 23-24.
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. This Week in the Cosmology Theater

    April 28, 9:00 am - May 2, 5:00 pm
  2. Science Fair Blue Ribbon Reception

    May 4, 5:30 pm - 7:00 pm
  3. Science Matters: Second Saturday Conversations

    May 9, 11:00 am - 12:00 pm