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October Events

The quarter is halfway over and the campus is cooling down. Don’t fret about midterms, and know that University Libraries is here for you. We have great events coming up this month. October 20 – Special Collections Homecoming Open House … Continue reading

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Banned Books Week 2017: September 24 – September 30

Each year, libraries and bibliophiles everywhere observe Banned Books Week and celebrate the freedom to read. Books are constantly challenged for presenting controversial, unorthodox, or unpopular elements, and the book community comes together annually to fight censorship and protect intellectual … Continue reading

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Welcome Back Pios! September Book Displays

Happy first day of school! Take some time between your new classes and studies to check out some of our book displays for the month. – Hillbilly Elegy / Appalachia –  To support the One Book One DU Initiative for … Continue reading

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Happy American Artist Appreciation Month!

August is the month when we celebrate American Artists, and today’s feature is Irene Miller Stein. Irene Stein worked as professional artist well into her 90s, seen here at age 94 looking through one of her glass pieces. She worked … Continue reading

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Baking in this Heat and Summer Nostalgia: August Book Displays

Happy Summer! Summer is wrapping up, so it is time to take a book outside, sit back, and relax before you head back to school. Whether you’re already missing summer or you’re looking for some ways to get creative in … Continue reading

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