About the Digital Collections
The Linda Hall Library Digital Collections provide access to significant rare and fragile materials from the collections of the Linda Hall Library. Nearly a quarter million digitized images
from the History of Science Collection offer researchers the opportunity to view such items as books, maps, photographs, and manuscripts. Also featured are collections inspired by the Library's exhibitions.
Explore the Digital Collections and discover the oldest book
in the Library, a book dog-eared
by Isaac Newton, a hand-written notebook
kept by William Herschel, or what life was like during the building of the Panama Canal