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The Society works hard to bring to life our vision of a broader, more inclusive, and exciting bibliographical community: if you are interested in texts as artifacts, you belong here.

Two researchers seated at microfilm readers at the Mid-Manhattan Branch of the New York Public Library.

Mid-Manhattan Branch of the New York Public Library, Users at the microfilm viewers. Courtesy of New York Public Library Digital Collections.