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Live at the Ruby! Trainers: A Theatrical Essay, Mar. 28

Fri, 2018-03-23 17:00

Sylvan Oswald, award-winning interdisciplinary artist, is the 2017-2018 Rosati Visiting Fellow

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Graduate Workshop on the Law and Ethics of Using Archives, Mar. 26

Thu, 2018-03-22 19:04

Join us for a session on how to navigate the ethics of researching when the law is unclear

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Putting SNCC Veterans into the Civil Rights Era Spotlight

Thu, 2018-03-22 16:36

Exhibit and conference reflects on how young activists helped launch a movement

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March Movie Madness: What’s the Best Sports Film of All Time?

Tue, 2018-03-20 13:19

Fill out your bracket and you could win a Crazie prize from Lilly Library!

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What to Read This Month: March 2018

Sun, 2018-03-18 11:00

Recommended reads from our New & Noteworthy and Current Literature collections

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Duke University Libraries Announces Leadership Team Changes

Fri, 2018-03-16 19:43

Changes include new senior appointments, a retirement, and a division reorganization

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Lilly Collection Spotlight: They Came to Play | Women in Sport

Wed, 2018-03-14 13:28

To celebrate Women’s History Month, Lilly Library highlights books and movies featuring women athletes

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Read Longmire with the Low Maintenance Book Club

Mon, 2018-03-12 18:55

We’ll read a story from Craig Johnson’s Longmire series, which has been adapted for TV

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The Courageous and Audacious Ladies of Llangollen

Wed, 2018-03-07 20:06

The fascinating case of an 18th-century same-sex couple who risked everything to live together

From Our Magazine: Ten Library Terms You Should Know

Tue, 2018-03-06 14:11

For the true bibliognost, here are ten unusual bits of library lingo that are definitely worth knowing.

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Fri, 2018-03-02 11:00

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What Should Next Year’s Class of Dukies Read?

Wed, 2018-02-28 21:12

View the seven finalists and cast your vote by March 7

Earning While They’re Learning: Getting an Edge on Work

Mon, 2018-02-26 21:06

An occasional series of stories celebrating our library student workers

The Complete “Mystery Date with a Book” List

Fri, 2018-02-23 21:13

Check out the complete list of our mystery picks, along with the library staff who recommended them

A Sneak Peek at Downtown Durham’s New Main Library

Thu, 2018-02-22 18:47

Durham County Library Director Tammy Baggett-Best presents on  stunning renovations

Can’t We Just Make a Venn Diagram?

Thu, 2018-02-22 11:00

How a visualization comes together, from data to rough drafts to final product

Low Maintenance Book Club: Love Between the Covers, Feb. 27

Wed, 2018-02-21 14:34

Join us to share your favorite reads from the past year and get recommendations from others

Re:Publishing Series: Publishing as Pedagogy, Feb. 22

Mon, 2018-02-19 14:14

Join us for a discussion about creating public-facing works in the classroom

What to Read This Month: February 2018

Thu, 2018-02-15 16:32

Recommended reads from our New & Noteworthy and Current Literature collections