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Barbara Rootenberg Short-term Research Fellowship in History of Medicine and the Life Sciences 2020, USA

Publish Date: Sep 30, 2019

Deadline: Nov 01, 2019



2020 Barbara Rootenberg Short-term Research Fellowship in History of Medicine and the Life Sciences 

The UCLA Library Special Collections Research Fellowships Program supports the use of special collections materials by visiting scholars and UCLA graduate students. Collections that are administered by UCLA Library Special Collections and available for fellowship-supported research include rare books, journals, manuscripts, archives, printed ephemera, photographs and other audiovisual materials, oral history interviews, and other items in the humanities and social sciences; medical, life and physical sciences; visual and performing arts; and UCLA history.

Barbara Rootenberg Short-term Research Fellowships support the use of materials in History & Special Collections for the Sciences in UCLA Library Special Collections by visiting scholars and graduate students. One annual fellowship will be awarded in the amount of $2,000 to allow scholars to pursue research lasting from two to six weeks.

The award is named for Barbara Rootenberg, an alumna of the UCLA School of Library Science and an internationally-renowned antiquarian bookseller.


United States citizens and permanent residents with the legal right to work in the U.S. who are engaged in graduate-level, post-doctoral, academic, or independent research are invited to apply. Research residencies may last from one to three months between February 3 and December 18, 2020.

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