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Tramps Like Us: Springsteen and Whitman

Thu, 05/08/2014 - 13:00
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The Boss and the Good Gray Poet both identified with working-class Americans

Mad Men Mondays, Episode 4: The Monolith

Tue, 05/06/2014 - 16:08
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Follow the Hartman Center as they post historical ads that relate to each episode

Just Digitized: DukEngineer Magazine, 1940-2013

Fri, 05/02/2014 - 14:03

To help celebrate the Pratt School’s 75th anniversary, we digitized their student publication

Springsteen’s “Born to Run” First Draft to Be Displayed in Perkins Library

Thu, 05/01/2014 - 09:00
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Original manuscript of rock and roll anthem will be on display Commencement weekend

One Day at the Perk

Wed, 04/30/2014 - 13:27

The campus’ central meeting place is lively from dawn to dusk

Mad Men Mondays, Episode 3: Field Trip

Tue, 04/29/2014 - 20:56
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Follow the Hartman Center as they post historical ads that relate to each episode

Take an Exam Break with Puppies at Perkins!

Mon, 04/28/2014 - 17:53

We’re bringing certified therapy dogs to the library to help you through finals week

Exams? Graduation? Already?

Thu, 04/24/2014 - 20:54
Lifebuoy Soap Exam Ad

A few end-of-the-semester tips and diversions from our digital projects team

Student Writing Prizes: Earn $1,000!

Thu, 04/24/2014 - 20:37
Enter your research paper and you could win $1,000 or $1,500 cash!

Submit that research paper to one of our contests and you could win big!

End-of-the-Year Book Drive, Apr. 28

Tue, 04/22/2014 - 15:26

Donate your unwanted books, CDs, and DVDs to the Friends of the Durham Library

Mad Men Mondays, Episode 2: “A Day’s Work”

Mon, 04/21/2014 - 17:34
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Follow the Hartman Center as they post historical ads that relate to each episode

Using Google Spreadsheets with Timelines

Mon, 04/21/2014 - 13:29
Timeline with Google Spreadsheets

A look under the hood at how we create dynamic, interactive timelines on our website

In the Lab: Charleston Courier 1815-1851

Fri, 04/18/2014 - 15:59

Learn about the preservation of a new collection of historical newspapers.

From the Archives: Easter Services at Duke Chapel

Thu, 04/17/2014 - 13:45

Looking back at Duke Easter celebrations, from the 1930s to 1980s

Mad Men Mondays with the Hartman Center Are Back!

Mon, 04/14/2014 - 20:05
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Follow along as we post actual historical ads that relate to the previous night’s episode

Journalist Donates Copy of Tunisian Constitution to Duke

Thu, 04/10/2014 - 18:27
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Join us for a public reception with Tunisian journalist and activist Olfa Riahi on April 11

Digitization Details: Sticky-Shed Syndrome and Baked Videotapes

Thu, 04/10/2014 - 11:00
duke oral history tapes

A look at the challenges of digitizing outdated audio and video formats

Adopt-a-Book Program Breathes Life into Old Pages

Wed, 04/09/2014 - 17:22

New program helps conserve rare library materials in need of repair

Building Support for Digital Humanities, Apr. 14

Tue, 04/08/2014 - 17:00

Spring digital scholarship series concludes with a workshop and panel discussion

Faculty Bookwatch: How We Think, Apr. 15

Tue, 04/08/2014 - 11:00
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Join the Libraries and FHI for a panel discussion on N. Katherine Hayles’s new book