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Friday's Library Snapshot

Today is the last day of term, the students take a break and return for exams in the summer. The library will prepare for that over the next weeks. 15 more words


Rare Books: Summer 2012


Philip B. Eppard


University at Albany


Summer 2012


Introduction to the handling and development of rare book collecting; conservation and preservation; terminology and principles of bibliographic description; the antiquarian book trade; the history of rare book collection; important collections. 23 more words


Historical Resources at Risk: The Case of the State Historical Society of Iowa

In recent weeks, the State Historical Society of Iowa has been faced with reorganization and funding cuts, which threaten to reduce access to its irreplaceable collections and to displace staff who have dedicated their careers to helping Iowans learn about their past.  959 more words

Library History

Reblog: We're on COPAC

The following post is a reblog from our Special Collections blog, written by Katie Flanagan

We’re delighted to announce that our Special Collections catalogue records have been added to… 143 more words

Special Collections

Flip This Pattern... March 2015

My Ninjas & Ruffles flip of the Broadwalk Henley pattern is online today at FrancesSuzanne… check out my v-neck vest in super cool ninja fabric and my 3-tiered ruffled dress. 214 more words

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