Library Exhibits — Coronavirus Response

The Photography Gallery and Chappell Gallery Exhibitions are open to Duke Students, Faculty and Staff by appointment only. Duke ID and SymMon clearance are required for building access.

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 are currently closed during Spring of 2021.

Please visit our virtual exhibits as many new and previous exhibitions are now available ONLINE!

Current Exhibits

Dante and his Afterlives

to see the stars again..

June 25, 2021 – December 12, 2021

The Jerry and Bruce Chappell Family Gallery

James Van Der Zee and Michael Francis Blake

Picturing Blackness in the 1920s

April 17, 2021 – October 17, 2021

Rubenstein Library Photography 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