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News, Events, and Exhibits from Duke University Libraries
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Multispectral Imaging: What’s It Good For?

Wed, 2017-04-26 14:36

What can this powerful technology tell us about the objects in our collections?

Finals Week: Puppy Edition! Puppies in Perkins, May 2

Mon, 2017-04-24 15:34

Therapy dogs will be back in the library for another tail-wagging snuggle fest.

Video: One for the Books

Mon, 2017-04-24 15:29

Thanks to everyone who made a #bookface with us during National Library Week!

Graduate Interns Share Insights on Library Work Experiences, Apr. 27

Fri, 2017-04-21 17:00

Internships provide students with skills, challenges, and professional development

From Bass Connections: Event to Highlight Library Collection of NC Folk Music

Thu, 2017-04-20 20:15

NC Jukebox project team will host a special event at the Orchard at Altapass in western NC

Rubenstein Library Test Kitchen: Kerry Cake and Sadie Seal (1971)

Thu, 2017-04-20 20:11

Everything is better with aluminum foil

Guantanamo and the Trump Presidency, Apr. 20

Tue, 2017-04-18 20:53

Join us for a discussion with Peter Honigsberg, founder of the Witness to Guantanamo Project

“Speaking of Duke”: Special Faculty Bookwatch with President Brodhead, Apr. 19

Tue, 2017-04-18 20:50

In essays, Brodhead shows a university thinking its way forward through challenges

Nasher Exhibit Discussion: A Portrait of Venice, Apr. 20

Mon, 2017-04-17 13:46

Join us for an overview of a fascinating digital humanities initiative and exhibit

The Books Student Collectors Love and Where They Found Them

Mon, 2017-04-17 13:44

Libraries’ Nadell Prize honors students who collect for learning and entertainment

Collection Spotlight: Poetry

Thu, 2017-04-13 15:16

It’s National Poetry month! Look out for our selection of poetry featured by the New & Noteworthy section.

Exhibit Shows How Passover Was Artistically Reinvented Through the Years

Wed, 2017-04-12 17:31

A review of our new exhibit appears in Religion News Service

Creating and Sustaining the Sonic Dictionary, Apr. 13

Tue, 2017-04-11 13:30

How do you migrate, sustain, and further develop a successful digital project?

Make a Bookface for National Library Week!

Mon, 2017-04-10 13:12

Help us celebrate by making a bookfaces in front of Perkins and Lilly this week

Rubenstein Library Test Kitchen: Sherif Cakes (1783)

Thu, 2017-04-06 17:00

These 18th-century treats are best dunked in a cup of tea, to make them safe for your teeth

Book Arts Merit Badge Workshop at the Library

Wed, 2017-04-05 18:00

Our Conservation Services staff recently led a group of Girl Scouts in making their own books

30,000 DVDs and Growing: Lilly Library Celebrates Milestone

Wed, 2017-04-05 17:00

Duke staff, faculty and students can take advantage of inexhaustible list of titles

History of Medicine Exhibit: A Sound Mind in a Sound Body

Tue, 2017-04-04 15:13

The potential hazards of studying too hard are the subject of a new exhibit

Read Our Newsletter for April (And Subscribe!)

Fri, 2017-03-31 13:29

Check out this month’s events and programs at the Duke University Libraries

Inconceivable! Lilly Celebrates 30,000 DVDs with Princess Bride Screening

Wed, 2017-03-29 19:47

Join us for a free screening of the 30-year-old classic to mark a collecting milestone