Library Exhibits — Coronavirus Response

Exhibits at Duke University Libraries will be closed to the public through at least April 20,2020. The exhibit suite containing the Mary Duke Biddle Room, Trent History of Medicine Room and the Stone Family Gallery, including the Audubon Volumes and Virginia Woolf’s Writing desk will be closed to everyone during this time. The other exhibitions (Student Wall, Campus Club Wall, Chappell Family Gallery, and Rubenstein Library Photography Gallery) will remain available for viewing by members of the Duke community during the hours that the Perkins Library is open.

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Current Exhibits

Seeing the Invisible

50 Years of Macromolecular Visualization

February 7, 2020 – August 1, 2021

The Jerry and Bruce Chappell Family Gallery


300 Years of Debate

October 29, 2019 – August 18, 2020

The Josiah Charles Trent History of Medicine Room

Highlights from the Rubenstein Library

Ongoing exhibit

Michael and Karen Stone Family Gallery

Virginia Woolf’s Writing Desk

Lisa Unger Baskin Collection

Ongoing exhibit

Michael and Karen Stone Family Gallery

The Birds of America

Original drawings by John James Audubon, 1827-38

Ongoing exhibit

Mary Duke Biddle Room