Rotating Exhibits

Early 20th Century Microscopes

A new Artifact Exhibit in the second floor landing

The microscope is perhaps the most recognizable piece of experimental equipment seen in labs throughout the world, and has been in use since the 16th Century. The Health Sciences Library is exhibiting a few of our incredible early 20th Century microscopes on the second floor landing.



Surgical kits

Surgical kit

An exhibit of a 1858 U.S. Army surgical kit and a modern military surgical kit from the Library's artifact collection.

Artifacts donated by Dr. Carl E. Bartecchi


Located in the third floor Special Collections Room

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