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Our new home: A sneak peek (3/10/2015) by Duke Libraries - It’s confession time: I started working at the Rubenstein after we moved onto the 3rd floor of Perkins. This means that I never gazed up at the ceiling archway of the Gothic Reading Room, and I never wandered our old stacks, traveling the well-trod paths—literally and figuratively– of those librarians who came before me. Our … Continue reading Our new home: A sneak peek
We’re on the Move! (1/16/2015) by Duke Libraries -   While we at the Rubenstein were unable to commemorate the New Year with a ball (or perhaps pickle?) drop, we do have a lot to be excited for in this newest of years. After a stint on the third floor of Perkins, we’re finally making the trek to our permanent location—a location that while … Continue reading We’re on the Move!
Rubenstein Library Renovation Update: Winter Break (12/12/2014) by Aaron Welborn -   Finals are almost over and Duke students will soon be heading home for the holidays. That means it’s the perfect time to get some major construction activity out of the way. Here’s a look at some of the library renovation work that will be happening over winter break: December 17 – 21: Power will … Continue reading Rubenstein Library Renovation Update: Winter Break
You’re Invited! Open House for The Edge, Jan. 14 (12/11/2014) by Duke Libraries - You’re invited to a Duke University Libraries Open House! Help us celebrate the completion of Wednesday, January 14, 20151:00 – 4:00 p.m.Bostock Library, First Floor Remarks at 1:30 p.m. by Deborah Jakubs,Rita DiGiallonardo Holloway University Librarianand Vice Provost for Library Affairs Tour the new spaces, labs, and project rooms Meet and mingle with library staff and The … Continue reading You’re Invited! Open House for The Edge, Jan. 14
Working While Lab-less (12/9/2014) by Duke Libraries - While we are out of the lab we have been staying busy with projects that do not require access to water, large equipment, and other tools and supplies that we normally use. At first it felt that we had to stretch to find projects to work on. As it turns out, we have more than … Continue reading Working While Lab-less

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The Final Phase of the Perkins Project