Category: Blogs

The Books & Beasts Project: Getting the Skinny on Parchment

Ever wondered from what animal your parchment came? Researchers at the University of York in the UK want to know. They started the Books &...
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Braniff and the End of the Plain Plane

Among the more than 500,000 items in our Transportation Library, we hold a number of timetables, annual reports and other ephemera from U.S. carrier Braniff...
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“Divine” medieval manuscript now available online

Recently, the Repository & Digital Curation team digitized the Libraries’ recently acquired copy of  La discipline d’amour divine (The Discipline of Divine Love). This exceedingly rare...
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Summer Exhibit: “Active Learning about Africa for Kids”

“Active Learning about Africa for Kids” is the Herskovits Library’s new exhibit for Summer 2016. This selection of materials for and about African children highlights our...
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