An iSchool Student Reflects on her Field Study in the Prange Collection

[This is a guest post written by Ashley Victoria Haddix, an iSchool Field Studies Intern for Fall 2017 in the Prange Collection.] During my time with the Prange Collection, I was given the opportunity to process the Mead Smith Karras Papers, a gift collection of her personal and professional papers given by her husband George […]

Library Fair and Forum (Nov. 7-9, 2017), Yokohama, Japan

On November 7~9, 2017, Kana Jenkins, the Prange Collection Coordinator, presented a poster at the 19th Library Fair and Forum, held at Yokohama, Japan.  The Library Fair and Forum is the biggest annual conference for all library staff in Japan.  The poster was entitled, “The Gordon W. Prange Collection: Materials that are accessible in Japan.”  […]

Wishing you all the best for 2018!

Happy New Year from the staff of the Prange Collection! The Prange Collection will re-open on Tuesday, January 2, 2018.

Closed for the Holidays

The Prange Collection will be closed from Friday, December 22 through Monday, January 1, 2018 for the winter holidays. Happy Holidays!

Michiko Takeuchi, Professor at California State University, Long Beach, receives the NEH Fellowship

Dr. Michiko Takeuchi, Professor of History at California State University, Long Beach, received the National Endowment for the Humanities (NEH) Fellowship for her research project entitled “Early Coalitions Between Japanese and American Feminists, from World War I to the U.S. Occupation of Japan.”  Professor Takeuchi was one of the speakers at the “Zadakai: Class, Gender […]

Thanksgiving holidays (2017)

The Prange Collection will be closed from Wednesday, November 22 through Sunday, November 26 for the Thanksgiving holidays. Have a great Thanksgiving!

Ehime University students visit the Prange Collection

On September 14, the Prange Collection welcomed a group of Ehime University students from Japan.  The students took a tour of the Prange stacks and viewed a display of original materials, including magazines, newspapers, and books.  They also viewed the scanning of the Prange Collection books and then had an opportunity to share their thoughts […]