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Hidden Volumes / Living Tones: Music in Olin Library

Hidden Volumes / Living Tones: Music in Olin Library

The Music Library is pleased to add a number of scores by Jin Hi Kim, Adjunct Assistant Professor of Music, to our collection.  The compositions are based on her Living Tones philosophy, derived from the characteristic of Korean tone quality (sigimse).   In celebration of this acquisition, we have invited Jin Hi Kim to give a ... Read moreHidden Volumes / Living Tones: Music in Olin Library
Notes from the Archaeology & Anthropology Collection

Notes from the Archaeology & Anthropology Collection

Oftentimes in collections work, we come across items that surprise us… a long-lost catalog record, a document that answers a burning question, a work of art we did not know we had, … a poisoned arrow? Three poisoned arrows, to be precise.
Reflections of an Archives Intern

Reflections of an Archives Intern

Since February of 2019, I have had the pleasure of working as an intern with Wesleyan's Special Collections & Archives. What started as a 60-hour practicum for my Masters of Library Science coursework became a six-month journey in learning about and working in archives.
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