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  1. Busy street in Chinca

    Center for Research Libraries (CRL) Offers Open Access for Chinese Newspapers

    Sep 23, 2019
    The Late Qing and Republican-Era Chinese Newspapers is comprised of 500,000 pages from hundreds of titles published in China between 1912 and 1949.
  2. Lit Lunch: Liz Rodrigues on Data, Modernism, and Ida B. Wells-Barnett

    Sep 13, 2019
    Lit Lunch: “To reproduce a record: Data, Modernism, and Ida B. Wells-Barnett,” a talk by Liz Rodrigues. Hosted by Grinnell English Department. Lunch will be available.
  3. Heather Campbell, Humanities and Instruction Librarian (1-year term)

    Meet Our Newest Grinnell College Librarian, Heather Campbell

    Sep 12, 2019
    Humanities and Instruction Librarian (1-year term)
  4. Mass Observation Online Database

    The Libraries Offer Mass Observation Online

    Sep 06, 2019
    The Mass Observation project recorded the views and experiences of ordinary Britons from 1937 into the early 1960s. The archive is a rich source of information about Britain before, during, and after World War II, and about changes in attitudes to many topics in social and economic life.
  5. 1896 Kelmscott Chaucer

    The College Moves Salisbury House Library Collection to Campus

    Aug 30, 2019
    The College has moved Salisbury House’s collection of nearly 5,000 rare books and historic documents to Burling Library’s climate-controlled Special Collections and Archives.
  6. Evening view of Burling Library

    60th Anniversary of Burling Library

    Aug 28, 2019
    New special collections exhibit on display in Burling Gallery
  7. Find Your Zones in Burling Library

    Find Your Zone in Burling Library

    Aug 22, 2019
    Please look for the colorful explanatory zone signs posted throughout Burling to find just the right spot for you.
  8. Letters from Edwin B. Turner, Iowa Band member

    Letters of Iowa Band Member Edwin B. Turner

    Aug 14, 2019
    Stop by Burling and take a look at our new spotlight item on first floor containing a letter dated 1843 from Iowa Band member Edwin B. Turner to fellow Band member William Salter. The Iowa Band members were a group of missionaries who became founding members of Grinnell College.
  9. Erik Henderson '19 with student publications

    Student Publications in Special Collections

    Jul 25, 2019
    Stop by Special Collections and Archives and see the new exhibit of student publications by Erik Henderson ’19.
  10. Display of books and media celebrating 50 Years After Stonewall riots

    50 Years After Stonewall

    Jul 10, 2019
    The Burling Library display celebrates the 50th Anniversary of the Stonewall Uprising featuring books and media that explore themes of revolution, class, culture, identity, sexuality and representation.

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