News and Events


Brandeis University Professor Laurence Simon, left, presents the letter from the Dalai Lama to University Archivist Maggie McNeely and University Librarian Matthew Sheehy.

June 14, 2019

The Brandeis University Archives & Special Collections acquired a letter from the Dalai Lama in praise of the founding of CASTE: A Global Journal on Social Exclusion.

Kanopy logo

June 3, 2019

Brandeis Library will transition to a mediated access model for Kanopy on June 3, 2019.

Brandeis Library staff and Waltham Group student leaders in front of the Library

May 20, 2019

The gift was one of the incentives for students and faculty to participate in the Library Survey in fall 2018.

Esther Brandon with Renee Korgood

May 16, 2019

The award recognizes Esther Brandon’s "significant commitment to the welfare of LGBTQIA+ and gender non-conforming people."


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Annual Report

Annual Report 2017-18 (PDF)