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

Tue, 2019-11-19 18:39

For every food item you donate, we will waive $1 of your library fines

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Advice for Would-Be Book Authors

Mon, 2019-11-18 14:51

Industry leaders share perspectives on working with academic and trade presses

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Low Maintenance Book Club Explores Nature, Nov. 20

Wed, 2019-11-13 20:45

As the days grow shorter and the mercury drops, join us as we read two essays by Helen Macdonald

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Our Latest Newsletter Is Out!

Wed, 2019-11-13 20:43

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Exhibit Opening Reception and Talk, Nov. 13

Mon, 2019-11-11 20:02

Join us for a talk with award-winning photojournalist Renee Jacobs on her project Slow Burn

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New Collection Spotlight on Native American Literature

Thu, 2019-11-07 20:50

Celebrate Native American Heritage Month with works that uplift native voices

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From the Duke Chronicle: A Preview of the Lilly Renovation

Wed, 2019-11-06 11:00

The renovated and expanded library will feature a cafe, Co-Lab, other amenities

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Database Tips & Tricks: Google Scholar

Mon, 2019-11-04 22:02

Check out our tips on becoming a Google Scholar power user

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Ciompi Quartet Lunchtime Classics, Nov. 5

Fri, 2019-11-01 10:00

Join us for a free midday performance in the library featuring Duke’s own Ciompi Quartet

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What to Read This Month

Thu, 2019-10-31 13:22

Recommended reads from our New & Noteworthy and Current Literature collections

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Medicine and Magic in North Carolina

Tue, 2019-10-29 15:18
Pharmacy Bottles

An historical collection of folk remedies for common ailments veers into the supernatural

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Oct. 30, Rubenstein Screamfest: 100 Percent That Witch

Tue, 2019-10-29 13:21

Get spooked exploring the library’s creepiest and most macabre items during our special open house

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Our Latest Newsletter Is Out!

Tue, 2019-10-29 13:20

Subscribe and be the first the know about library events, services, and other news you can use

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Oct. 30: Rubenstein Screamfest: 100% That Witch

Mon, 2019-10-28 13:54

Get spooked exploring the library’s creepiest and most macabre items during our special open house.

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Duke Libraries Partner with Qualitative Data Repository

Fri, 2019-10-25 19:22

Partnership will provide qualitative data sharing, curation, and preservation services to the Duke community

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From the Conservation Lab: Hidden Hornbooks

Wed, 2019-10-23 14:37

A special book that recently came through the lab proved full of surprises

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Kudos to Our 2019 Writing and Research Award Winners!

Tue, 2019-10-22 10:00
Gothic Reading Room

Help us celebrate original research by Duke students at a special Family Weekend reception

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My Duke Library: Boyang Zhang’s Perspective

Mon, 2019-10-21 10:00

How has the library impacted YOUR Duke experience?

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The Minor Horrors of War

Wed, 2019-10-16 19:30

In honor of the season, we’ve been combing through our collections for all things creepy

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Lavish Parties, Great Conversations, and Lots of Canals

Mon, 2019-10-14 18:20

Undergraduate research and digital humanities storytelling at center of our newest exhibit

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