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Library News - Thu, 10/09/2014 - 17:00
Thu, Oct 9, 2014: 1:00 PM - 3:00 PM Bostock Library Room 024 (CIT Instructional Technology Lab) CIT consultants will be availab

Fundamentals of air pollution

Endeca Duke Authors 3 Months - Thu, 10/09/2014 - 00:00

Author: Vallero, Daniel A.
Published: Amsterdam ; Boston : Elsevier, 2014.

Currently held at: DUKE

No illusions : the voices of Russia's future leaders

Endeca Duke Authors 3 Months - Thu, 10/09/2014 - 00:00

Author: Mickiewicz, Ellen Propper, author.
Published: New York, NY : Oxford University Press, [2014]

Currently held at: DUKE

Quickstart molecular biology : an introductory course for mathematicians, physicists, and computational scientists

Endeca Duke Authors 3 Months - Thu, 10/09/2014 - 00:00

Author: Benfey, Philip N.
Published: Cold Spring Harbor, New York : Cold Spring Harbor Laboratory Press, [2014]

Currently held at: DUKE

The organized mind : thinking straight in the age of information overload

Endeca Noteworthy Last Month - Thu, 10/09/2014 - 00:00

Author: Levitin, Daniel J., author.
Published: New York, New York : Dutton, [2014]

Currently held at: DUKE

Fables : the deluxe edition book eight

Endeca Lilly Current Lit 3 Months - Thu, 10/09/2014 - 00:00

Author: Willingham, Bill, author.
Published: New York : DC Comics, [2014]

Currently held at: DUKE

CIT Office Hours

Library News - Wed, 10/08/2014 - 14:00
Wed, Oct 8, 2014: 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM Bostock Library Room 024 (CIT Instructional Technology Lab) CIT consultants will be avail

Happy Fifth Birthday to Devil’s Tale!

Preservation Underground - Wed, 10/08/2014 - 13:22
 Image from Ophthalmodouleia, das ist Augendienst... by George Bartisch. Published in 1583, this item was on display for the Animated Anatomies exhibit.   Photo by Mark Zupan, Senior Graphic Designer for Duke University Libraries.
Image from Ophthalmodouleia, das ist Augendienst… by George Bartisch. Published in 1583, this item was on display for the Animated Anatomies exhibit.
Photo by Mark Zupan, Senior Graphic Designer for Duke University Libraries.

Today marks the fifth birthday of our sister blog The Devil’s Tale.

Happy birthday Devil’s Tale, and may you post many more eye opening dispatches from the Rubenstein Rare Book and Manuscript Library.

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Rubenstein Library Renovation Update: Oct. 2-14

Bogs Featured (for Marine) - Wed, 10/08/2014 - 11:00
Rub Reno Update Oct 2_14_2014

Windows are installed, and scaffolding in the Gothic Reading Room is coming down

Rubenstein Library Renovation Update: Oct. 2-14

Blogs Featured Posts - Wed, 10/08/2014 - 11:00
Rub Reno Update Oct 2_14_2014

Windows are installed, and scaffolding in the Gothic Reading Room is coming down

Meet Information Technology Services: Tim McGeary

Bitstreams - Wed, 10/08/2014 - 10:30

Name:  Tim McGeary

Position: AUL for IT Services

Years at Duke: 3 weeks

 

What I do at Duke: I lead the ITS organization and participate in the Executive Group for the Libraries. In any given day, I spend my time keeping up with the business of [...]

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Survival songs : Conchita Piquer's coplas and Franco's regime of terror

Endeca Duke Authors 3 Months - Wed, 10/08/2014 - 00:00

Author: Sieburth, Stephanie Anne, author.
Published: Toronto : University of Toronto Press, 2014.

Currently held at: DUKE

SSRI~ Workshop: Best Practices in Survey Question Writing

Library News - Tue, 10/07/2014 - 18:00
This workshop covers the process of writing and testing survey questions in depth. There is no way to be certain that respondents will interpret your questions exactly as you intend and provide the answers you want, but this workshop will introduce what is known about the psychology of survey response and generally accepted best practices for question writing. Topics include how survey mode affects question writing, the potential for bias in questions, appropriate answer options, and writing sur

DVS Workshop: Easy Interactive Charts and Maps with Tableau

Library News - Tue, 10/07/2014 - 17:00
Tableau Public (now available for both Windows and Mac) is free software that allows individuals to quickly create interactive visualizations of their research and business analytics data. This workshop will focus on using Tableau Public to create data visualizations, starting with an overview of the structure of the program and the terminology used. The workshop will include a sample data visualization and mapping project, focusing especially on some of the new features in Tableau Public 8. We

Easy Interactive Charts and Maps with Tableau

Library News - Tue, 10/07/2014 - 17:00
Tue, Oct 7, 2014: 1:00 PM - 2:30 PM Bostock Library Room 023 (Library Classroom) Tableau Public (now available for both Windows and Mac) is free software that allows individuals to quickly create interactive visualizations of their research and business analytics data. This workshop will focus on using Tableau Public to create data visualizations, starting with an overview of the structure of the program and the

Adopt A Banned Book!

Preservation Underground - Tue, 10/07/2014 - 15:08
The Bluest Eye by Toni Morrison (first edition).For adoption: The Bluest Eye by Toni Morrison (first edition).

I’m always late in honoring the American Library Association’s Banned Book Week. I’d like to say it is because I believe in celebrating banned and challenged books all year ’round, which I do, but really it’s just been so busy here that it completely took me by surprise.

So, in honor of Banned Books Week and brilliant writers everywhere who write about difficult truths (or just plain human truths), we have placed a few frequently challenged titles on our Adopt-a-Book page. Adopt the conservation of a banned book today (better late than never)!

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Ditching the Script: An Embedded Librarian Reflects

Bogs Featured (for Marine) - Tue, 10/07/2014 - 13:42
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What do students need to know about conducting research in the 21st century?

Ditching the Script: An Embedded Librarian Reflects

Blogs Featured Posts - Tue, 10/07/2014 - 13:42
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What do students need to know about conducting research in the 21st century?

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