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Adding Memories to the Library Collection

Wed, 2018-10-10 17:30

Memorialize, honor or thank a special person through the “Honoring with Books” program

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Got Library Fines? Give Food and We’ll Waive Them

Wed, 2018-10-10 13:37

An easy way to help people affected by Hurricane Florence, and get rid of your fines!

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Faculty Bookwatch: “Images at Work,” Oct. 11

Thu, 2018-10-04 10:00

Join the Libraries and Franklin Humanities Institute for a Faculty Bookwatch panel and discussion

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Understanding the Experiences and Needs of 1G Students

Wed, 2018-10-03 10:30

How can the Duke Libraries support the needs of first-generation college students at Duke?

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Doing Good in the Neighborhood Campaign Kicks Off

Wed, 2018-10-03 10:00

Duke’s employee giving campaign that supports local nonprofits begins Oct. 1

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What I Wish I Had Known About Teaching (at Duke), Nov. 7

Mon, 2018-10-01 18:20

Award-winning Duke faculty share ideas, tips, and lessons learned from years of teaching

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Computational Reproducibility Pilot Starts Oct. 1

Mon, 2018-10-01 18:08

New tools and resources help researchers produce and share more reproducible results

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Duke in Pics: From Box to Library Shelf

Tue, 2018-09-25 10:00

Follow new books from delivery to Duke’s 7.2 million print volume collection

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Banned Books Week, Sept. 23-29

Mon, 2018-09-24 18:05

Celebrate the freedom to read and check out a banned or challenged book!

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What to Read This Month: September 2018

Mon, 2018-09-17 13:35

Recommended reads from our New & Noteworthy and Current Literature Collections

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Tackle ‘Grand Challenges’ in Education at NextEd Fest 2018

Thu, 2018-09-13 13:23

Duke Learning Innovation event aims to engage Duke community as designers and problem-solvers

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Triangle Research Libraries to Develop Copyright Institute

Tue, 2018-09-11 19:27

Program will help libraries with limited resources handle complex copyright issues

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Low Maintenance Book Club Reads Roxane Gay

Sat, 2018-09-08 10:00

The first ten people to register will receive a free copy of the book!

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Join Our Student Advisory Boards!

Thu, 2018-09-06 13:21

Help us improve the library experience at Duke and make your voice heard

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VIDEO: Immerse Yourself in the Blomquist Gardens

Thu, 2018-09-06 10:00

Library exhibit explores the beauty of the Duke Gardens site and the botanist who made it possible

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Dog Days of Summer at Lilly Library

Wed, 2018-09-05 10:00

A selection of dog books and films to enjoy in the comfort of the A/C while it’s doggone hot outside!

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FAQs on Julian S. Carr and the Carr Building

Tue, 2018-09-04 15:10

Our archivists have compiled some handy resources on the 1927 building and its namesake

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A Few Ways to Learn About Duke’s History

Mon, 2018-09-03 10:00

The school year has started off with lots of interest in Duke’s complex history

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Launching Digital Projects from Scratch – Some Advice

Sun, 2018-09-02 10:00

Practical advice and lessons learned from one of our graduate research assistants

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