Spring 2016

International and Area Studies Turns 25

For the department’s 25th anniversary, we asked each librarian in IAS to share a little about their work.

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Survey Says: Findings from Our Recent Library User Survey

What do Duke students really think about the Libraries? We surveyed thousands of them to find out.

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That Old Refrain: Library Receives Grant to Digitize Early 20th-Century Folk Music

In the 1920s and 1930s, Frank C. Brown traveled across North Carolina recording hundreds of folk songs that have never been widely heard. Until now.

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This year at Duke we celebrated National Library Week by asking people to tell us how a librarian had helped them—and gave them a chance to say thanks.

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In Memoriam: Ginger Barber

A tribute to a long-time friend and member of our Library Advisory Board.

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Print Version [PDF]

The articles above are excerpted from the Spring 2016 issue of Duke University Libraries Magazine. A printable PDF version of this entire issue is also available. [5 MB download]