Bogs Featured (for Marine)

From the Archives: A Look Back at Hurricane Hazel

Mon, 06/02/2014 - 16:14

More than 100 trees around campus knocked down during historic storm of 1954

A Bass Connections Project Team and the Library

Mon, 06/02/2014 - 16:12
bass connections logo

A librarian reflects on a new project team investigating disaster and crisis response

Sidney Gamble’s Hand-Colored Lantern Slides

Mon, 06/02/2014 - 16:08
Gamble Lantern Slides

Six hundred hand-colored images reveal China’s past in vivid color

This Is Our Most Popular Digitized Item

Tue, 05/27/2014 - 12:00

A little-known cookbook with a cult following gets some surprising web traffic

Charlie Soong at Trinity College

Sun, 05/25/2014 - 13:00
charlie soong

A look back at the life and legacy of Trinity College’s first international student

“Why I Joined the Author’s Alliance”

Fri, 05/23/2014 - 12:00
Authors Alliance Logo

Kevin Smith on why we need a new organization for academic authors

Top 10 List: Data & GIS Edition

Thu, 05/22/2014 - 19:37
top ten

The services, software, and tools that made the spring semester a good one for data

How to Make an Interactive Map in 30 Minutes or Less

Thu, 05/22/2014 - 19:33
interactive map

Several free and easy-to-use tools help you turn a pile of data into a usable map

Mad Men Mondays, Episode 6: The Strategy

Tue, 05/20/2014 - 20:06
mad men mondays 6

Follow the Hartman Center as they post historical ads that relate to each episode

An Exhibit Librarian’s Adventure in Milan

Tue, 05/20/2014 - 18:05
milan duomo

A sneak preview of the exhibit cases being designed especially for the Rubenstein Library

Now Available: Check Out eBooks and Audiobooks on Your Phone or Tablet

Wed, 05/14/2014 - 17:42
Just a sampling of the hundreds of popular titles you can now download as eBooks or audiobooks and enjoy on your own device. Click on the image to get started.

Download hundreds of popular fiction and nonfiction titles to your own device

Mad Men Mondays, Episode 5: The Runaways

Mon, 05/12/2014 - 18:51
mad men episode 5

Follow the Hartman Center as they post historical ads that relate to each episode

Renovation Update: Perkins Entrance Closure, May 12

Sun, 05/11/2014 - 15:00
Perkins Main Entrance Closing May 5

Over the next few weeks, there will be some significant changes in traffic patterns around the library

Tramps Like Us: Springsteen and Whitman

Thu, 05/08/2014 - 13:00
whitman and springsteen 600x360

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
mad men episode 4

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