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An Exhibit Librarian’s Adventure in Milan

Tue, 05/20/2014 - 18:05
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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
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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
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

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
mad men mondays 3

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
mad men mondays a days work

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
mad men mondays season 7

Follow along as we post actual historical ads that relate to the previous night’s episode