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Audio Recording Studio in JBD!

The James B. Duke Library now has an audio recording studio thanks to the Information Technology Services department. The Audio Recording Studio is a sound-insulated room located on the lower level of the library near the IT Service Center. The room is equipped with a microphone and a laptop computer with Camtasia and Audacity installed. Faculty, staff […]

Meet the Scholar of the Month

Congratulations to Nathaniel DeSantis (’19)! He is the lucky winner of the Scholar of the Month contest.  As Scholar of the Month, Nathaniel wins a private study room in the library for the month of January. Perks of the private study room: • floor-to-ceiling dry erase wall • large study table with 4 chairs • super-duper […]

Rare Book Acquisitions in 2018

The following rare books, letters, and tracts were acquired by Furman’s Special Collections and Archives over the past year.  

Winter Interim Hours

Jan 2 Wed 9:00am – 5:00pm Jan 3 Thu 9:00am – 5:00pm Jan 4 Fri 9:00am – 5:00pm Jan 5 Sat CLOSED Jan 6 Sun CLOSED Jan 7 Mon 9:00am – 5:00pm Jan 8 Tues 9:00am – 5:00pm Jan 9 Wed 9:00am – 5:00pm Jan 10 Thu 9:00am – 5:00pm Jan 11 Fri 9:00am – 5:00pm Jan 12 Sat 1:00pm – 5:00pm Jan 13 Sun 1:00pm – 9:00pm

Christmas Break Hours

Tuesday 12/11: Duke Library Open 10:00am – 2:00am

Duke Library will be open from 10:00am through 2:00am on Tuesday, 12/11. The Music and Science Libraries will be open from 10:00am through midnight. Please check the Library website for updated schedule information.

Monday 12/10: Duke Library Open 10:00am – 2:00am

Duke Library will be open from 10:00am through 2:00am on Monday, 12/10. The Music and Science Libraries will be open from 1:00pm through midnight. Please check the Library website for updated schedule information. Research Assistance will be available via chat from 10:00am through 10:00pm.

Sunday 12/9: Duke Library open 1:00pm – 10:00pm

Duke Library will be open from 1:00pm through 10:00pm on Sunday, 12/9. The Music and Science Libraries will be closed. Please check the Library website for updated schedule information.

Celebrate Bodhi Day

December 8 is Bodhi Day, when Buddhists around the world celebrate Buddha’s attainment of enlightenment under the Bodhi tree. Visit the book display in honor of Bodhi Day in the James B. Duke Library. Selected titles include: The Life of the Buddha Adventures with the Buddha: A Personal Buddhism Reader Buddhism: Introducing the Buddhist Experience […]

Fall Exam Hours

You’re almost at the finish line! To help you get through finals, the James B. Duke Library has extended its hours. December 9 Sunday 1pm – 10pm December 10 Monday 10am – 2am December 11 Tuesday 10am – 2am December 12 Wednesday 8am – 2am December 13 Thursday 8am – 2am December 14 Friday 8am – 8pm December 15 Saturday 10am – 8pm December 16 Sunday 10am – 2am December 17 Monday 8am – 2am December 18 Tuesday 8am – 2am December 19 Wednesday 8am – 5pm