Public Programs

Lectures by internationally-known speakers and researchers


Journals and monographs focusing on science, technology, and engineering

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, January 21 in observance of Martin Luther King, Jr. Day.

Support Science Literacy!

The Linda Hall Library Foundation, in partnership with the Library, supports public programs, research fellowships, and collections preservation. Your financial contribution creates the opportunity to explore the wonders of science.
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Linda Hall Library


The Linda Hall Library will once again offer Fellowships to assist scholars’ research stays in the Library’s collections. Fellowships are available from one week to a full academic year for projects in the history of science and related science and technology disciplines.
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Upcoming Events

  1. Air Power and the Great War

    January 24, 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
  2. Astronauts and Astrobiology: Military Space Science Before Apollo

    February 6, 3:00 pm - 4:00 pm
  3. Second Saturday Conversation: What Makes an Airplane Fly?

    February 9, 11:00 am - 12:00 pm
  4. The Science of Apollo

    March 28, 7:00 pm - 8:15 pm