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Exhibits: Exhibits 2022

Photographic Highlights of Saint Peter's University's Sesquicentennial

November 15, 2022 - January 31, 2023

The exhibit highlights events held during the 150th anniversary of Saint Peter's University.

Exhibit Case

Banned Books Week: September 18-24, 2022

September 1 - October 21, 2022

The exhibit highlights six of the top ten books challenged in 2021: The Absolutely True Diary of a Part-Time Indian by Sherman Alexie, Me and Earl and the Dying Girl by Jesse Andrews, Beyond Magenta by Susan Kuklin, The Bluest Eye by Toni Morrison, Out of Darkness by Ashley Hope Pérez, and The Hate U Give by Angie Thomas. Copies of the books, photographic portraits, quotes, and published interviews with the authors are featured.



Rare Books and Special Collections: Exercitia spiritvalia S. P. Ignatii Loyolae, Antwerp, 1676

April 1 - August 17, 2022

Facsimilies of 1676 engravings depicting the Spiritual Exercises by Saint Ignatius of Loyola, are exhibited  in commemoration of the Ignatian Year.

The Women of Saint Peter's: A Look Back at 1966-1970

March 1 - 31, 2022

In celebration of the University's Sesquicentennial, the library is showcasing an exhibit previously displayed in 2016 that honored the Women of Saint Peter's.

Black History Month: Six Political Leaders Who Spoke at Saint Peter's

February 1 - 27, 2022

The library celebrates Black History Month by focusing on the following individuals: Bayard Rustin, Dr. Martin Luther King Jr., Julian Bond, Shirley Chisholm, Coretta Scott King, and Cory Booker.

Photographic Highlights of Saint Peter's, 1872 - Present

January 1 - 30, 2022

The exhibit was curated by The University Archives and The Theresa and Edward O'Toole Library in conjunction with the University Sesquicentennial. To see images go to the Image Repository and the Sesquicentennial Timeline.