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Library Focus Groups (and free Amazon Gift Cards!)

Thu, 03/05/2015 - 18:08

Share your thoughts about ways to improve the library in a one-hour focus group

2015 Andrew T. Nadell Book Collectors Contest Winners

Wed, 03/04/2015 - 21:09

Announcing the winners of our Student Book Collectors Contest!

“One Person, One Vote”: The Voting Rights Struggle Before and After Selma

Mon, 03/02/2015 - 14:29
Mock Election, Belzoni MS

A new website examines the legacy of SNCC and the fight for voting rights in the Deep South

Judy Woodruff and Camille Jackson, Mar. 2

Mon, 03/02/2015 - 14:22

Join the Bingham Center for an evening with the award-winning journalist

Rubenstein Library Test Kitchen: Apple Pudding Pie (1896)

Fri, 02/27/2015 - 21:35
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This week in the Test Kitchen, a recipe that’s healthy for your whole 19th-century family

Pioneering a Learning Community at DKU

Wed, 02/25/2015 - 15:30

Duke faculty and staff report back on the first semester at Duke Kunshan University

ABC’s of John Hope Franklin – (E) Education

Tue, 02/24/2015 - 15:41

The legendary historian excelled in his academic work throughout his education

From NPR: Back Before Children Looked Childish

Fri, 02/20/2015 - 19:56

Another look at the H. Lee Waters films from NPR’s History Department

Come to Our Book Collectors Contest, Feb. 24

Fri, 02/20/2015 - 19:54

Student book collectors will show off their collections and answer your questions

New Exhibit: Medical Attire Past and Present

Wed, 02/18/2015 - 20:43

Med Center Archives exhibit examines how doctors and nurses have dressed the part over time

Work Hard, Play Hard, Burn Hard: The Duke-UNC Bonfire Tradition

Wed, 02/18/2015 - 18:28

A short history of the post-UNC game bonfire tradition at Duke

From NPR: An Ancestor of YouTube, Selfies, and Vines

Tue, 02/17/2015 - 14:53

NPR’s History Department looks at the Depression-era films we recently digitized

From Our Magazine: The Library as Artist’s Studio

Mon, 02/16/2015 - 20:38

Three stories about the intersection of art and archives

Devil Décor: Preserving Men’s Basketball Posters

Fri, 02/13/2015 - 21:23
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Longtime designer of Duke’s men’s basketball posters donates his signed copies to the Libraries

Faculty Bookwatch with Srinivas Aravamudan, Feb. 20

Fri, 02/13/2015 - 12:00

Join us for a discussion of Enlightenment Orientalism: Resisting the Rise of the Novel

Finding Dad: Digitized Film Unearths Some Family History

Thu, 02/12/2015 - 14:14

A man spies the father he never knew on a digitized black-and-white film

Book Reading by 2014 WOLA-Duke Book Award Winner

Tue, 02/10/2015 - 12:00

Óscar Martinez reads from his book, The Beast: Riding The Rails And Dodging Narcos On The Migrant Trail

Hacking Texts in The Edge with Mark Sample, Feb. 11

Mon, 02/09/2015 - 19:28
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Join us for a workshop, presentation, and roundtable with Dr. Mark Sample

Indiana Jones and the Greek Manuscripts

Fri, 02/06/2015 - 18:26

A look behind the scenes at how we digitize some real historic treasures

Crazies in Love: Valentine’s Open House, Feb. 12

Wed, 02/04/2015 - 18:40

Join the Rubenstein Library for a heartwarming display of love, lust, and romance from the Awww-chives