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Inspired by the magic-themed library of artist Kurt Seligmann, acquired by Cornell upon his death, this exhibition explores the surrealists' interest...
1 hour 44 min ago
Cornell University Library’s new exhibition, 150 Ways to Say Cornell, celebrates Cornell’s Sesquicentennial. On April 27, 1865, New York State...
2 hours 44 min ago
During the fall semester, students in Professor Matt Ryan’s CSS 1900 class ("Sustainable Agriculture") were asked to create a short film conveying a...
2 hours 44 min ago
Accessible and enticing, The World We Live In series made its way in to homes all across the nation during the 1950’s and 60’s. The vivid prose of...
2 hours 44 min ago
We often think of tiny microbes—aka germs—as big trouble, but recent science is showing that they can be very beneficial for the animal world. As...
1 day 13 hours ago
Olin Library schedule (from December 19th through January 20th) Sunday: 12:00 PM – 6:00 PM Monday: 8:00 AM – 9:00 PM Tuesday: 8:00 AM...
1 day 22 hours ago
Participants will be introduced to basic tools and concepts for online researching of ancestors in the United States. The session will give you hands...
2 days 10 hours ago
Join us for a study break and free pizza (while it lasts) in Olin’s Libe Café at 11:59 pm on Monday, 12/15 and Tuesday, 12/16. (Pizza courtesy of...
2 days 16 hours ago
If you are looking for some light reading for over the break and have already left campus (or prefer not to lug physical books back home), you might...
2 days 17 hours ago
All New and Noteworthy books in Olin Library currently have an extended loan period of six weeks.  You can stock up on all the titles you wish you...