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Special Collections and CEMERS reveal newly-acquired 14th century Latin manuscript

“Literal Commentary on the Epistle to the Hebrews” (Postilla litteralis super epistolam ad hebraeos) ~Nicholas of Lyra This week’s celebration of alum Alex Huppé’s generosity in Bartle Library’s Huppé Reading Room offered the opportunity to view the 14th century manuscript … Continue reading

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November is Native American Heritage Month

Explore the rich and diverse cultures, traditions, histories and contributions of Native peoples at our new pop-up exhibit, located near the Reader Services Desk in Bartle Library. Free themed bookmarks are available each month! For more about Native American Heritage Month, contact … Continue reading

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Learning @ Lunch, Course Observations: A CLT Service

          Come participate in an engaging discussion about the Center for Learning and Teaching (CLT) course observation service, a free service that provides you with the opportunity to obtain feedback on your teaching in order to inform your … Continue reading

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Illuminated Lifestyles: Food, Sport and Books in Medieval Life Exhibit @ Bartle Library

Come and experience aristocratic life in the Middle Ages at the Bartle Library. Illuminated Lifestyles: Food, Sport and Books in Medieval Life gives viewers a glimpse into the past through library resources and interactive technology. Selections from the extensive publishing … Continue reading

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We want to hear from you (and, give you pizza)!

The Libraries is hosting its next Student Advisory Meetup from noon-1 p.m. Tuesday, Oct. 25. The meetup is a forum to learn from each other and to cultivate new ideas. We want your insights on our initiatives. Pizza and snacks … Continue reading

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Sustainability: What can I do?

The term “sustainability” evokes electric cars, solar power and clean water. How can I get involved? If you want to go deeper into what sustainability really means as a citizen of Planet Earth, visit the University Downtown Center (UDC) Library-Information … Continue reading

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Animals of Land and Sea Exhibit @ Science Library

Swim or hop into a good book about animals. Animals of the Land and Sea features books and materials from the Science Library collection. From amphibians to zebras, viewers learn about animals that swim, scurry or gallop and the scientists who … Continue reading

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CEMERS 50th Anniversary Conference, Oct. 21-22

The Center for Medieval and Renaissance Studies (CEMERS) will host its 50th anniversary conference – titled “The Pre-modern Book in a Global Context: Materiality and Visuality” – Oct. 21 and 22, at the University Downtown Center. The conference, which begins … Continue reading

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Medieval and Early Modern Facsimiles Exhibit in Special Collections

From Aesop to Joachim:  the Medieval and the Early Modern Facsimiles of Special Collections exhibit is on display in the University Libraries’ Special Collections and University Archives. The exhibit highlights the Libraries’ collection of facsimiles of some of the most … Continue reading

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Center for Medieval and Renaissance Studies to host lecture on velum making

Wednesday, October 5, 3:00 - LN 1106, IASH Conference Room Parchmentally Yours: Animal Materiality in the Intimate Study of Medieval Book Production and its Related Fields Jesse Meyer, Pergamena Parchment and Leathers Parchment, or vellum, is one of the oldest and … Continue reading

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