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New Display Cases

Thanks to a generous donation from Robert Emery (class of ’80), the Jacob Burns Law Library has installed two new display cases that will be used to showcase its amazing collection of rare and historic materials.  93 more words

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Sutro Library tour

A little while back, I had the opportunity to take a tour of the Sutro Library in San Francisco.  This is one of my most favoritest libraries evah, so I jumped at the chance to get a behind the scenes look.  693 more words


Get Familiar: The Modern Records Centre

Struggling to find original source material? Want to make your essay stand out? Here’s how to get ahead by using the Modern Records Centre (MRC) and its archives… 732 more words

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Pop-up Exhibit alert! Gerber Center 5th floor

Special Collections’ second pop-up Halloween exhibit will be held tomorrow  (Tuesday, Oct. 13th) from 10:30 to 11:30 a.m. on the fifth floor of the Gerber Center. 69 more words

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Flat Back Hard Case Binding

This is part three in a series of four blog posts about types of bindings found in the Rare Book Room at Gleeson Library. John Hawk, Head of Special Collections, was nice enough to pull some examples for these blog posts. 431 more words

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