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  • 'People on the Move' exhibit documents 50 years of immigration history

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    Ellen Engseth, curator of the Immigration History Research Center Archives at the University of Minnesota walks us through an exhibit that celebrates 50 years of documenting immigrant history. 'People on the Move': 50 Years of Documenting and Researching Migration Experiences at the Immigration History Research Center & Archives is open through January 22, 2016 at the U's Elmer L. Andersen Library. Show less
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    Videos featuring University of Minnesota Libraries exhibits, programs, and people.
    • Read This Book! - The New Mediterrarean Table - Duration: 4 minutes, 43 seconds.

      • 1 week ago
      • 39 views
      Librarians Megan Kocher and Lisa Von Drasek review The New Mediterranean Table cookbook in this installment of Read This Book! from the University of Minnesota Libraries. Author and chef, Sameh Wad...
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    • Read This Book! - 2015 Books to Give, Part 2 - Duration: 14 minutes.

      • 2 months ago
      • 391 views
      University of Minnesota librarians make recommendations on books to give this holiday season on this installment of Read This Book! Host Lisa Von Drasek interviewed Tim Johnson and Megan Kocher.

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    • Comics used to promote social welfare messages - Duration: 4 minutes, 48 seconds.

      • 2 months ago
      • 67 views
      Comics used to promote social welfare messages during the mid 20th century was the topic of this installment of "Secrets of the Archives" from the University of Minnesota Libraries.

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    • Read This Book! - 2015 Books to Give, Part 1 - Duration: 12 minutes.

      • 2 months ago
      • 410 views
      University of Minnesota librarians make recommendations on books to give this holiday season on this installment of Read This Book! Host Lisa Von Drasek interviewed Jan Fransen and Arvid Nelsen.

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    • 'People on the Move' exhibit documents 50 years of immigration history - Duration: 3 minutes, 45 seconds.

      • 2 months ago
      • 167 views
      Ellen Engseth, curator of the Immigration History Research Center Archives at the University of Minnesota walks us through an exhibit that celebrates 50 years of documenting immigrant history. 'Peo...
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    • Push4Art at Walter Library - Duration: 2 minutes, 34 seconds.

      • 3 months ago
      • 125 views
      University of Minnesota student performers provided a pleasant surprise November 5 at Walter Library. When the “Push for Art” button was pushed, they broke out with “Lean on Me” in the lobby (Music...
    • Bonnie MacBird: A conversation with Tim Johnson - Duration: 28 minutes.

      • 3 months ago
      • 88 views
      Author Bonnie MacBird discussed the art of writing, the Sherlock Holmes canon, modern adaptations, and her new book, "Art in the Blood: A Sherlock Holmes Adventure," with Tim Johnson, curator of th...
    • Read This Book! - Books about Mars - Duration: 6 minutes, 19 seconds.

      • 3 months ago
      • 112 views
      Mars is the subject of this installment of Read This Book!, which features Science Librarian Carolyn Bishoff and Social Sciences Librarian Amy Riegelman. The two discussed the popular book, "The Ma...
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    • Inside the Archives at the University of Minnesota Libraries - Duration: 4 minutes, 1 second.

      • 3 months ago
      • 409 views
      The University of Minnesota Libraries has a state-of-the-art building to preserve one of the largest archives in North America that includes stunning and unique materials for use by everyone -- sch...
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    • Secrets of the Archives: Book survives library burned by Nazis - Duration: 3 minutes, 39 seconds.

      • 3 months ago
      • 217 views
      Nazis burned the library of Magnus Hirschfeld -- a Jewish physician and sexologist -- for being "un-German." But at least one book survived and is now housed at the University of Minnesota in the T...
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    • Read This Book! with Tim Johnson - Duration: 12 minutes.

      • 4 months ago
      • 101 views
      In this installment of Read This Book!, Tim Johnson discusses Neil Gaiman's "Make Good Art" commencement speech, "Go Set a Watchman" by Harper Lee, "The Boys in the Boat" by Daniel James Brown, and...
    • Collection Management and Preservation at University Libraries - Duration: 4 minutes, 30 seconds.

      • 4 months ago
      • 56 views
      The Collection Management and Preservation Department at the University of Minnesota Libraries saves and preserves books for future scholars.
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    • Will Steger: Eyewitness to Climate Change - Duration: 1 hour, 10 minutes.

      • 2 months ago
      • 123 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.

      • 2 months ago
      • 92 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.

      • 3 months ago
      • 421 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.

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

      • 8 months ago
      • 125 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.

      • 9 months ago
      • 55 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.

      • 9 months ago
      • 311 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.

      • 11 months ago
      • 176 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...
    • Richard Moe delivers Nagel Lecture - Duration: 1 hour, 8 minutes.

      • 1 year ago
      • 99 views
      Richard Moe, historian and preservationist and chief of staff to former United States Vice President Walter Mondale, presented the Paul and Joan Nagel Lecture on November 18, 2014 at the University...
    • Wendy Lehr: 'My Life in the Theater' - Duration: 1 hour.

      • 1 year ago
      • 151 views
      Wendy Lehr, Twin Cities actor, director and teacher, presented "My Life in the the Theater: I Always Said Yes!" on May 12, 2014 at the Friends of the University of Minnesota Libraries Annual Celebr...
    • 2014 Arbuthnot Lecture featuring Andrea Davis Pinkney - Duration: 1 hour, 25 minutes.

      • 1 year ago
      • 1,125 views
      Best-selling children's and young adult writer Andrea Davis Pinkney delivered the 2014 May Hill Arbuthnot Lecture May 3 at the University of Minnesota. The title of her presentation was "Rejoice th...
    • An Evening with Steve Berry - Duration: 57 minutes.

      • 1 year ago
      • 1,099 views
      Steve Berry is the New York Times and #1 internationally bestselling author of "The Lincoln Myth," "The King's Deception," "The Columbus Affair," "The Jefferson Key," "The Templar Legacy," "The Rom...
    • A reading by Robert Bly, October 16, 2013 - Duration: 1 hour, 6 minutes.

      • 1 year ago
      • 1,644 views
      A reading by Robert Bly, October 16, 2013, at the University of Minnesota, in celebration of his book, "Stealing Sugar from the Castle."
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