Library News -- Exhibition of Celebrity Autographed Books of Library Collection (2022/09/19)
To welcome the new academic year, enrich teachers and students’ knowledge and understanding of the library collections, and enhance the reading culture atmosphere of Macao, the Library has chosen a selection of celebrity autographed books for display in the Manuscript Corner of the University of Macau Library.
This is the forth exhibition since the establishment of the Manuscript Corner. The exhibition displays a total of 50 celebrity autographed books from the 1980s to the present, which include works and autographs by famous scientists, social scientists, writers, political scientists and popular celebrities such as Joseph Needham, Henry Kissinger, Haruki Murakami, Yang Chen-Ning, Qian Weichang, Guo Moruo, Bian Zhilin, Kenneth Hsien-yung Pai, Yu Kwang-chung, Ma Wanqi, P. Manuel Teixeira, Jose dos Santos Ferreira, and Pedro Jose Lobo. To allow readers to know more about the works of these famous writers, their other books will also be on display for readers to select and borrow.
The exhibition will be held at the Manuscript Corner on the first floor (Zone A) of the UM Wu Yee Sun Library from 19 September until 17 October 2022, and the opening hours are from 08:00 to 24:00.