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Memorial Day Hours

In honor of Memorial Day, the James B. Duke Library will operate on an adjusted schedule. May 27 – Saturday – CLOSED May 28 – Sunday – 1:00 pm – 5:00 pm May 29 – Monday – 10:00 am – 10:00 pm In 1921, Furman paid tribute to the University’s World War I veterans in […]

Summer Construction Update

Construction is underway!  The Milford Mall is closed and renovations have begun for the library cafe.  The library remains open, however, you might want to walk through the surrounding buildings to gain access to the front entrance of the library.

MayX Ice Cream Social – Photos!

Photos from today’s ice cream social hosted by the May Experience Committee. Great flavors, great toppings, and great turnout!  MayX students and faculty were joined by others around campus including library faculty and staff, and members of the construction crew renovating the 24-hour study room. Thanks, MayX Committee!

May Experience Hours

The James B. Duke Library will be open during the following hours for May Experience: Wednesday May 10 8am-10pm Thursday May 11 8am-10pm Friday May 12 8am-5pm Saturday May 13 1pm-5pm Sunday May 14 1pm-5pm Monday May 15 8am-10pm Tuesday May 16 8am-10pm Wednesday May 17 8am-10pm Thursday May 18 8am-10pm Friday May 19 8am-5pm […]

Spring Interim Hours

May 4  Thu  9:00am-5:00pm May 5 Fri  9:00am-5:00pm May 6  Sat  12:00pm-5:00pm May 7  Sun  1:00pm-5:00pm May 8  Mon  9:00am-5:00pm May 9  Tue  9:00am-5:00pm

On Display: Meditation & Mindfulness

Visit the James B. Duke Library to view an exhibit about meditation and mindfulness. Titles include: Mindfulness in Plain English Twelve Steps to a Compassionate Life Mindfulness Diaries: How I Survived My First Nine-Day Silent Meditation Retreat Relaxation & Breathing for Meditation: With Rodney Yee A Beginner’s Guide to Mindfulness Meditation: 10 Days to Change […]

Pop-up Study Tables and Unplug & Recharge Zone

As we all know, during exams it’s on and poppin’ in the library and study space is at a premium.  This year we will provide additional study space with Pop-Up Study Tables on the lower level and entry level of the James B. Duke Library. The library is also providing an Unplug & Recharge Zone […]

JBD Spring Exam Hours

To help you get through final exams, the James B. Duke Library has extended its hours. More hours to take power naps under study room tables and in the comfy chairs! Apr 24 Mon 8:00am – 2:00am Apr 25 Tue 8:00am – 2:00am Apr 26 Wed 8:00am – 2:00am Apr 27 Thu 8:00am – 2:00am Apr 28 Fri 8:00am – 8:00pm Apr 29 Sat 10:00 am – […]

Library book give-away!

The James B. Duke Library  is holding a book give-away featuring books on a wide variety of topics. There is also a large selection of music books and scores. The give-away is Tuesday, April 18 through Friday, April 21 in the Blackwell Atrium on the ground floor. First come, first-served. If you have any questions, […]