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News, Events, and Exhibits from Duke University Libraries
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The Books Student Collectors Love and Where They Found Them

Mon, 2017-04-17 13:44

Libraries’ Nadell Prize honors students who collect for learning and entertainment

Collection Spotlight: Poetry

Thu, 2017-04-13 15:16

It’s National Poetry month! Look out for our selection of poetry featured by the New & Noteworthy section.

Exhibit Shows How Passover Was Artistically Reinvented Through the Years

Wed, 2017-04-12 17:31

A review of our new exhibit appears in Religion News Service

Creating and Sustaining the Sonic Dictionary, Apr. 13

Tue, 2017-04-11 13:30

How do you migrate, sustain, and further develop a successful digital project?

Make a Bookface for National Library Week!

Mon, 2017-04-10 13:12

Help us celebrate by making a bookfaces in front of Perkins and Lilly this week

Rubenstein Library Test Kitchen: Sherif Cakes (1783)

Thu, 2017-04-06 17:00

These 18th-century treats are best dunked in a cup of tea, to make them safe for your teeth

Book Arts Merit Badge Workshop at the Library

Wed, 2017-04-05 18:00

Our Conservation Services staff recently led a group of Girl Scouts in making their own books

30,000 DVDs and Growing: Lilly Library Celebrates Milestone

Wed, 2017-04-05 17:00

Duke staff, faculty and students can take advantage of inexhaustible list of titles

History of Medicine Exhibit: A Sound Mind in a Sound Body

Tue, 2017-04-04 15:13

The potential hazards of studying too hard are the subject of a new exhibit

Read Our Newsletter for April (And Subscribe!)

Fri, 2017-03-31 13:29

Check out this month’s events and programs at the Duke University Libraries

Inconceivable! Lilly Celebrates 30,000 DVDs with Princess Bride Screening

Wed, 2017-03-29 19:47

Join us for a free screening of the 30-year-old classic to mark a collecting milestone

Comics and Graphic Novels at the Library

Wed, 2017-03-29 11:00

From Batman to manga and everything in between, we have thousands of comics in our collections

Photographing the Movement

Wed, 2017-03-29 11:00

Images by SNCC staff photograher Danny Lyon added to SNCC Digital Gateway

Celebrate National Poetry Month with the Low Maintenance Book Club

Tue, 2017-03-28 11:00

Join us as we read selections from Citizen: An American Lyric by Claudia Rankine

From Fake News to Clickbait: Teaching Students to Evaluate Online Information

Mon, 2017-03-27 11:00

This is no joke. Join us for a special workshop about students’ online reasoning skills

Collections Spotlight: Trans Day of Visibility, Mar. 31

Fri, 2017-03-24 20:53

Highlighting the lives and accomplishments of our diverse student body and broader Duke community

Edible Book Festival Seeks Submissions of “Bookish Foods”

Fri, 2017-03-24 20:44
Edible 'Charlie and the Chocolate Factory'

We’re seeking submissions for our annual contest on March 31, open to all

Promises and Pitfalls of Social Media as a Primary Source in Research

Thu, 2017-03-23 18:09

Social media is an important data source for understanding today’s socio-political atmosphere