William L. Clements Library

Upcoming Exhibits and Events


Out of the Ordinary: Gems & Oddities in the Clements Library
November 4, 2016 - April 28, 2017


All lectures are free and open to the public, but registration is requested. Email clementsevents@umich.edu or phone 734-764-2347.


Friday, October 21, 10:00 a.m. to 8:00 p.m.

Will you be in town for the homecoming game? Stop by the newly renovated Clements Library during our special extended hours on Friday.

Art Cohn: Brown Bag Lecture

Wednesday, October 26, 12:00 p.m.
Location: Clements Library (north entrance)

Learn about the adventures that co-founder and director emeritus of the Lake Champlain Maritime Museum, Art Cohn, experienced on his six week journey on the Erie Canal.

Plimoth Plantation Living History Program

Registration Required
Email clementsevents@umich.edu.

November 14, 6:30 - 8:00 p.m.
Location: Rackham Graduate School Amphitheater

Enjoy an evening of iconic storytelling that sparks the imagination and brings history to life.

Conversation with the Curators

December 6, 5:00 - 7:00 p.m.
Location: Clements Library (north entrance)

A Clements Library Associates Event

Join Clements Curators and staff as they discuss the current exhibit: Out of the Ordinary: Gems & Oddities, from conception to installation. Special items from the collection will be on display. Find out how you can be an Associate here: http://myumi.ch/LqXwv.