The Institute Letter
Includes a variety of articles by Faculty and Members exploring human rights issues in China, the black hole firewall paradox, Syriac literature, the carceral condition, monotheism, Christianity and Islam in early modern Spain, genetics and identity, mirror symmetry, liquid crystals, and American foreign policy.
Faculty and Members
Illustrates the breadth, depth, and diversity of the Institute’s academic community—featuring more than 250 scholars from nearly 120 institutions representing 25 countries around the world, along with the Institute’s permanent Faculty and Emeriti
A record of the research and activities undertaken during the academic year by the Institute’s four Schools—Historical Studies, Mathematics, Natural Sciences, Social Science—as well as the libraries and special programs; includes audited financial statements
The Institute Letter: Special Edition
A Special Edition of articles from the Institute Letter that delve into the latest pursuits and discoveries in physics, astrophysics, and mathematics.
Institute for Advanced Study: An Introduction
Provides background about the Institute and its history; initially published in association with the Institute's seventy-fifth anniversary in 2005 and reprinted in 2013
A Community of Scholars: Impressions of the Institute for Advanced Study
An illustrated anthology celebrating eighty years of history and intellectual inquiry at the Institute for Advanced Study.
Establishing the Institute for Advanced Study
Contains a selection of founding documents that describe the purpose and ideals of the Institute for Advanced Study as articulated by philanthropists Louis Bamberger and Caroline Bamberger Fuld, the founders of the Institute, and by Abraham Flexner, the founding Director
The Institute Seal
A study, "Truth and Beauty at the Institute for Advanced Study," by Irving Lavin, Professor Emeritus in the School of Historical Studies, and Marilyn Aronberg Lavin on the history and significance of the Institute seal
Institute Woods Map
A map of the Institute Woods, a 589-acre permanently conserved nature reserve whose trails were cleared by some of the Institute's first Faculty and Members, with photographs by Vladimir Voevodsky, Professor in the School of Mathematics
Report of the Decadal Review Committee of the Board of Trustees
The Decadal Review offers an opportunity to assess the achievements of the Institute, measured against its mission, and consider the resources that would be required in the coming years to ensure the Institute's continuing ability to provide an environment that would attract internationally leading scientists and scholars, assist and influence their future intellectual development, and facilitate fundamental research at the highest levels.