Robin E. Rider

Curator of Special Collections and Department Head, UW Memorial Library; Senior Lecturer, History of Science

608.262.2809 / 608.262.3243

Office: 990 Memorial Library, Special Collections

Robin E. Rider


My current interests are early modern science; printing and publishing of science; and history of mathematics.


Ph.D., University of California, Berkeley, History, 1980
M.A., University of California, Berkeley, Mathematics, 1974
B.S., Stanford University, Mathematics, 1972

Courses Taught

  • HistSci 324: Science in the Enlightenment
  • SLIS 839: Special Collections