New Books and Videos


See our Lending Guidelines for information about borrowing books from the library. 

New Books

  • The Inner Workings of a Watch: a Simple Guide for Enthusiasts of Clockwork Mechanisms by Anonymous
  • The Antikythera Mechanism: the History and Mystery of the Ancient World’s Most Famous Astronomical Device
  • The Watchmaker’s Daughter by C. J. Archer
  • The Watch Buff’s Book of Trivia: 473 Fun Facts about Timepieces by Norma Buchanan
  • Watches-N-Time: Introductory Guide to the World of Watches and Time Management by Vincenzo Carrara
  • The Illinois Watch & Its Hamilton Years: the Finale of a Great American Watch Company by Frederic Friedberg
  • Soon Timepiece Phenomena: Adventures in Concept Watch Design by Olivier Gamiette
  • How to Stop Time by Matt Haig
  • Special Comtoise Clocks and Lantern Clocks: Speciale Comtoises en Lantaarnklokken by Chris Hooijkass
  • A Portable Cosmos: Revealing the Antikythera Mechanism, Scientific Wonder of the Ancient World by Alexander Jones
  • Hamilton Pocket Watch Collection by Li Jun
  • Musical Clocks of Early America 1730-1830: a Catalogue Raisonné by Kate Van Winkle Keller and Gary R. Sullivan
  • The Girl, the Gold Watch, and Everything by John D. MacDonald
  • Watchmakers: the Masters of Art Horology by Maxima Gallery
  • British Watchcase Gold & Silver Marks: a History of Watchcase Makers and Registers of their Marks from Original Assay Office Records in England, Ireland, and Scotland by Philip T. Priestley
  • Bulova: a History of Firsts by Aaron Sigmond
  • The Music of Early American Clocks: 1730-1830 by Gary R. Sullivan and Kate Van Winkle Keller
  • Timely Advice: a Beginner’s Guide to Fine Timepieces by Jason Swire

New Videos

  • Collecting Private Lable Watches by Dave Coatsworth
  • Collecting Horological Collateral by Pat Holloway
  • A Day in the Life of a Curator by Kim Jovinelli