Bogs Featured (for Marine)

Guest Blog Post: Signing My Rights Away

Fri, 08/08/2014 - 14:07
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Jennifer Ahern-Dodson explains how to get published and not even know it

Planning for Musical Obsolescence

Thu, 07/31/2014 - 15:24

Licensing terms are important if we don’t want great art doomed to obscurity

Challenges in Digitizing Open Reel Audio Tape

Thu, 07/31/2014 - 15:13
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A look behind the scenes at the challenges of digitizing historical analog media

Personal Stories Shared Through Zine (un)Conference

Fri, 07/25/2014 - 15:41

Rubenstein Library hosts national event for makers of self-published works of art

Anne Firor Scott Awarded National Humanities Medal

Thu, 07/24/2014 - 15:40
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Duke historian will receive award during a White House ceremony

Reflection: “Places I Have and Have Not Been”

Tue, 07/22/2014 - 14:13
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Historical photos intersect with personal history to illustrate the power of digitization

Five Days of Preservation

Tue, 07/22/2014 - 14:04
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Libraries team up on social media to show what preservation looks like

The Davison Building Shields

Sun, 07/20/2014 - 11:00
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What are all those shields doing above the entrance, and what do they mean?

Center for Justice and Accountability Donates Archives

Fri, 07/18/2014 - 11:00
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Papers on human rights abuses, history, and action come to Duke’s Human Rights Archive

Hugh Mangum Exhibit at Durham History Hub

Thu, 07/17/2014 - 11:00
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Exhibition opens July 22 and explores the faces of post-Reconstruction South

Sync Summer Reads to Phones and Tablets

Wed, 07/16/2014 - 11:00

Access e-books and audiobooks through our new OverDrive service

Improving Our Web “Sight”

Tue, 07/15/2014 - 11:00
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With so many projects and so little time, it’s about focus, vision, and teamwork

Zine Librarians (un)Conference 2014

Fri, 07/11/2014 - 20:31
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Zinesters, riot grrrls, and librarians gather at Duke, July 18-19

Collecting and Archiving Medical Swag

Mon, 07/07/2014 - 11:00

An unusual collection of promotional materials comes to the Hartman Center

Coming Soon to This Website: Bento Searching

Thu, 07/03/2014 - 17:41
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We’re about to improve the way you search and find library resources. Here’s why.

New Research Commons Gets a Name: The Edge

Mon, 06/30/2014 - 16:04

Renovated space on first floor of Bostock Library to be complete later this year

Doc and Doe: Love in the Archives

Sat, 06/28/2014 - 12:00

As she bids Duke farewell, one of our staff shares a few found gems from the University Archives

Summer Reading Ideas: New Duke Books

Fri, 06/27/2014 - 12:00

Fiction, scholarship, poetry and essays: Faculty and staff offer something for any reader

Constructive Criticism: A Rare Find Recalls an Architectural Debate

Thu, 06/26/2014 - 12:00

A visiting scholar notices something unusual in a book of Piranesi’s drawings

A Glimpse of Occupied Haiti

Mon, 06/23/2014 - 15:43
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A recent acquisition offers a detailed look at the U.S. military occupation, 1915-1934