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New Reads This Winter from Duke Faculty

Mon, 12/15/2014 - 14:21

New faculty books explore our beaches, the Neanderthals, and Iran’s ‘Green Movement’

Link Desk Repair Work, Dec. 15 – Jan. 2

Fri, 12/12/2014 - 15:37

The Link Service Desk will undergo minor repair work over the winter break

Rubenstein Library Renovation Update: Winter Break

Fri, 12/12/2014 - 15:35
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While students are gone for the holidays, it’s a great time to get some major work done!

You’re Invited! Open House for The Edge, Jan. 14

Fri, 12/12/2014 - 15:11
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Help us celebrate the complete renovation of the first floor of Bostock Library

2015 Student Data Visualization Contest

Mon, 12/08/2014 - 17:38

There’s still time to enter our third annual student data visualization contest!

150 Years of the J. Walter Thompson Company

Mon, 12/08/2014 - 17:36
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Check out the new online portal to the JWT archive

Durham Beardy Bros

Fri, 12/05/2014 - 03:47
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Things got a little hairy during the city’s centennial celebration in 1953

Puppies in Perkins Study Break, Dec. 10

Fri, 12/05/2014 - 03:43
Tired of hitting the books? Looks like somebody needs a puppy break!

We’re teaming up with Duke PAWS to bring therapy dogs to the library during finals

Rubenstein Library Test Kitchen Tasting Event, Dec. 3

Tue, 12/02/2014 - 18:36
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Satisfy your hunger for history and sample the recipes our librarian-chefs have prepared for you!

Fall Library Study Break, Dec. 9

Mon, 12/01/2014 - 19:03

Take a break from the books and enjoy homemade goodies to get you through finals

Rubenstein Library Accepting 2014-2015 Travel Grant Applications

Mon, 12/01/2014 - 15:04
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Note: Rubenstein will be closed July 1-August 23 while relocating to renovated headquarters

Having It “All”: About Library Search Results

Mon, 12/01/2014 - 15:01
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Here are some of the ways we’re improving our website in response to user feedback

Why Do We Have Books from a Former Nazi Library?

Wed, 11/26/2014 - 13:07
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From the Rubenstein Library, a look at how an unusual collection of German books came to Duke

Spring Teaching and Learning Seminars with CIT

Wed, 11/26/2014 - 13:04
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Join CIT consultants and faculty members for lively discussions of current teaching ideas and methods

Assembling the Game of Stones

Fri, 11/21/2014 - 19:04

A look at an upcoming Link Media Wall exhibit about the construction of West Campus

Rubenstein Library Test Kitchen: Corn, Rice, Beef Casserole & Blueberry Pie (1982)

Fri, 11/21/2014 - 19:01

Our final installment in the Rubenstein Library Test Kitchen is a feast for the soul

Duke-UNC Football Rivalry in Pictures

Thu, 11/20/2014 - 15:46

Football fans have packed the stadium for decades to watch the teams face off

Enter Our Student Data Visualization Contest

Wed, 11/19/2014 - 14:13

Submit your maps, charts, and infographics by December 14 and you could win big!

Recipes Turn Back the Clock for Thanksgiving

Mon, 11/17/2014 - 15:57
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Read about the tasty exploits of the Rubenstein Test Kitchen, featured on Duke Today.

Puppies in Perkins Study Break, Dec. 10

Thu, 11/13/2014 - 21:02
Tired of hitting the books? Looks like somebody needs a puppy break!

We’re teaming up with Duke PAWS to bring therapy dogs to the library during finals