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Friends of the Wesleyan Library Undergraduate Research Prize
Competition now open for the Friends of the Wesleyan Library Undergraduate Research Prize + Eligibility and application details for the second annual Friends of the Wesleyan Library Undergraduate Research Prize are available at The deadline is 5:00 pm February 23, 2018. +   Projects will be evaluated based on the use of Wesleyan’s library collections and […]
Check out the latest library newsletter
In the autumn issue: — Coeducation and Its Consequences: Researching Gender, Space and Money — Archival Assignations — Studying Media History Through Project-Based Learning in Special Collections & Archives — Students Reflect on Displaying the “Other” — Andrus Family Gift of Illustrated Books –To read the newsletter online, click HERE or email to request a print […]
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Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.’s visits to Wesleyan
Dr. King inspired many during his four visits to Wesleyan (on January 14, 1962, October 20-21, 1963, June 7, 1964, and November 20, 1966), and his legacy lives on.  For example, his 1964 baccalaureate address is as powerful a call to action to us today as it was then: “And so we must move out of […]
A sampler of E&ES students’ artists’ books
This fall, students from Helen Poulos’ Introduction to Environmental Studies (E&ES197) class viewed artists’ books about environmental issues in Special Collections & Archives with Rebecca McCallum and learned basic bookmaking techniques from Michaelle Biddle, librarians at Olin Library.  Some students chose to create artists’ book for their final projects, and these, as well as posters […]
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