Exhibits at the Library

exhibit image

Terry Sanford: A Change Leader for Duke

As Duke’s president from 1970 to 1985, Sanford led the institution’s rise to national prominence, set in motion signature programs, and voiced aspirations that still inspire us today.

exhibit image

The Activist Archive: SNCC Collections in the Rubenstein Library

Selections from print and manuscript collections documenting the history of the Student Nonviolent Coordinating Committee (SNCC), one of the key organizations of the Civil Rights Movement.

exhibit image

Manifest: Photographs by Wendel White

Wendel White’s photographs of ordinary historical objects powerfully evoke the histories of slavery, abolition, segregation, the Civil War, and the Civil Rights era.

exhibit image

Highlights from the Rubenstein Library

Check out some of our newest acquisitions and initiatives. Items on display change throughout the year.

exhibit image

Previous Library Exhibits

Check out some of our past library exhibits online.

Browse Our Other Blogs

News, Events & Exhibits

News, Events, and Exhibits from Duke University Libraries