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    Videos featuring University of Minnesota Libraries exhibits, programs, and people.
    • UMN Historian Erika Lee and the Immigration Syllabus - Duration: 2 minutes, 12 seconds.

      • 3 days ago
      • 105 views
      Erika Lee, a University of Minnesota history professor and director of the U's Immigration History Research Center, talks about her latest project, the Immigration Syllabus, an online tool to help ...
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    • Puppies and Critical Thinking - Duration: 6 minutes, 31 seconds.

      • 1 week ago
      • 46 views
      Veterinary Medical Librarian André Nault talks about raising puppies and about critical thinking — two widely different books — on this installment of "Read This Book!" from the University of Minne...
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    • Balloons Over Broadway - Duration: 4 minutes, 41 seconds.

      • 1 week ago
      • 7 views
      The in-process and finished artwork for illustrator Melissa Sweet’s non-fiction picture book, Balloons Over Broadway, was discussed on this episode of Secrets of the Archives.

      The book is a biogra...
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    • ‘Master and Commander’ and nautical historical novels - Duration: 5 minutes, 24 seconds.

      • 1 week ago
      • 8 views
      Master and Commander and the series of nautical historical novels by Patrick O’Brian was the topic for this installment of “Read This Book!” brought to you by the University of Minnesota Libraries....
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    • Great Kitchens and the Great Midwest - Duration: 5 minutes, 25 seconds.

      • 1 week ago
      • 1 view
      The books — “In Winter’s Kitchen” by Beth Dooley and “Kitchens of the Great Midwest” by J. Ryan Stradal — were featured on this episode of “Read This Book!” from the University of Minnesota Librar...
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    • Books to Give, Vol. 1: Bob Dylan - Duration: 4 minutes, 55 seconds.

      • 1 week ago
      • 7 views
      Books about Bob Dylan were discussed in this episode of “Read This Book! — Books to Give,” featuring Bill Pederson from the University of Minnesota Music Library. Dylan, a Minnesota native, recentl...
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    • Books to Give, Vol. 2: Sherlock Holmes - Duration: 5 minutes, 6 seconds.

      • 1 week ago
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      Books about Sherlock Holmes were discussed in this special episode of “Read This Book! — Books to Give,” featuring Tim Johnson, curator of Rare Books and the Sherlock Holmes Collections at the Univ...
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    • Books to Give, Vol. 3: Architecture - Duration: 4 minutes, 14 seconds.

      • 1 week ago
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      Books about architecture were featured in this special episode of Read This Book! — Books to Give 2016, Volume 3, from the University of Minnesota Libraries.

      Cheryll Fong, interim curator for the...
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    • Books to Give Vol. 4: Cooking - Duration: 4 minutes, 36 seconds.

      • 1 week ago
      • 5 views
      Books about cooking were featured in this special holiday episode of Read This Book! — Books to Give 2016, Volume 4, from the University of Minnesota Libraries.

      Megan Kocher, Curator of the Doris...
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    • Ridgway Award Winners - Duration: 6 minutes, 14 seconds.

      • 1 week ago
      • 4 views
      In this installment of “Read This Book!”, children’s librarian Lisa Von Drasek highlights the winners of the 2016 Marion Vannett Ridgway Book Awards. The Ridgway Award is a memorial award given to ...
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    • Creative Heritage Initiative at the University of Minnesota - Duration: 3 minutes, 2 seconds.

      • 3 months ago
      • 168 views
      Learn about the importance of preserving performing arts archives through this video on the Creative Heritage Initiative at the University of Minnesota.
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    • Murder at the 42nd Street Library - Duration: 5 minutes, 29 seconds.

      • 4 months ago
      • 77 views
      Murder at the 42nd Street Library was the topic of this installment of "Read This Book!" from the University of Minnesota Libraries. Host Lisa Von Drasek and Tim Johnson discussed the book, but als...
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  • Friends of the Libraries Events Play all

    Did you miss any of our events, or would you like to relive a favorite one? Watch them here!
    • 3rd Kirschner Lecture with Beth Dooley and J. Ryan Stradal - Duration: 1 hour, 22 minutes.

      • 1 week ago
      • 2 views
      Dooley and Stradal engaged in a delightful excursion through today’s food scene with stories of farmers, cheese makers, butchers, home cooks, chefs, sommeliers, and restaurateurs.

      About the Kirsch...
    • Joseph Ellis: 'The Second Founding: Four Men Who Created a Country' - Duration: 1 hour, 18 minutes.

      • 4 months ago
      • 327 views
      Joseph Ellis: 'The Second Founding: Four Men Who Created a Country' was presented September 28, 2016 at the University of Minnesota's Ted Mann Concert Hall.

      Ellis, the Pulitzer Prize-winning hist...
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    • Ray Gonzalez: Pankake Poetry Reading - Duration: 46 minutes.

      • 10 months ago
      • 42 views
      Ray Gonzalez, Professor of English at the University of Minnesota, was featured at the 7th annual Pankake Poetry Reading on April 14, 2016 at the University of Minnesota's Elmer L. Andersen Library.
    • Pop Wagner: Rolling on a Winter's Night - Duration: 36 minutes.

      • 10 months ago
      • 215 views
      Pop Wagner - storyteller, songwriter, poet, and fingerstyle guitarist extraordinaire - presented "Rolling on a Winter's Night" December 9, 2015 at the University of Minnesota's Elmer L. Andersen Li...
    • The Wedding Heard 'Round the World - Duration: 55 minutes.

      • 1 year ago
      • 133 views
      Michael McConnell and Jack Baker were married in 1971 – the first gay marriage in America. On January 26, 2016 at the University of Minnesota, Michael and Jack were joined by Gail Langer Karwoski, ...
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    • Will Steger: Eyewitness to Climate Change - Duration: 1 hour, 10 minutes.

      • 1 year ago
      • 290 views
      “Eyewitness to Climate Change” is Will Steger’s vivid account of the changes that he has witnessed firsthand, caused by global warming pollutants, in Polar Regions over five decades of polar explor...
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    • Graywolf Press: A World of Voices - Duration: 1 hour, 14 minutes.

      • 1 year ago
      • 142 views
      Graywolf Press: A World of Voices was held November 12, 2015 at the University of Minnesota. The event featured a conversation with Graywolf founder Scott Walker, Graywolf publisher Fiona McCrae, m...
    • Lions in the Balance with Craig Packer - Duration: 1 hour, 37 minutes.

      • 1 year ago
      • 823 views
      Craig Packer presented "Lions in the Balance: Man-Eaters, Manes, and Men with Guns" September 30, 2015 at the Friends of the University of Minnesota Libraries event at Coffman Memorial Union.

      Pac...
    • Deborah Madison featured at Friends' annual celebration - Duration: 1 hour, 7 minutes.

      • 1 year ago
      • 149 views
      Noted cookbook author and internationally acclaimed proponent of vegetarian cooking, Deborah Madison, spoke at the Friends of the University of Minnesota Libraries' annual celebration on May 5, 201...
    • Author Sharon Creech delivers Kerlan Lecture - Duration: 47 minutes.

      • 1 year ago
      • 141 views
      Author and Newbery Medal winner Sharon Creech received the 2015 Kerlan Award and delivered the Kerlan Lecture on April 18, 2015 at the University of Minnesota.
    • Pankake Poetry Reading featuring Michael Dennis Browne - Duration: 1 hour, 16 minutes.

      • 1 year ago
      • 424 views
      Michael Dennis Browne, poet and University of Minnesota Emeritus Professor, read from his new book, "The Voices," at the 6th annual Pankake Poetry Reading on April 16, 2015 at the University of Min...
    • Celebrating 50 Years of Documenting Social Welfare History - Duration: 41 minutes.

      • 1 year ago
      • 270 views
      The University of Minnesota Libraries held an opening reception on Feb. 19, 2015 for the exhibit “The Job Is Never Done: Fifty Years of Documenting Social Welfare History" at Elmer L. Andersen Libr...
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