1. Accessing Special Collections


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    An introduction to accessing the University of Melbourne Special Collections, including rare books, rare music and the University of Melbourne thesis collection.

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    • Accessing the University of Melbourne Archives


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      An introduction to accessing the University of Melbourne Archives catalogue, and viewing items in the Reading Room.

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      • A Farewell to Arms by Ernest Hemingway


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        Las Vegas bookseller Christy Shannon with the story behind Ernest Hemingway's A Farewell to Arms.

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        • An Unexpected Book


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          On the MetroNorth with Mike Widener, heading to the New York Antiquarian Book Fair. Some rough footage from a video to accompany the exhibit "Law's Picture Books," to open at the Grolier…

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          • Apple & Quill Presents Book Arts at Burke with Andrew Rippeon January 29, 2014


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            Hamilton College's Burke Library presents Apple & Quill: Creative Arts at Burke, a creative arts series focusing on creative writing, music, and the visual arts. With support from Hamilton’s…

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            • Arca Artium


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              January 15, 2009 Latin for "chest of works of art" — the Hill Museum & Manuscript Library's rare book archive holds a vast collection of medieval manuscripts and sacred texts.…

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              • A Slideshow Tour of the Bienes Museum of the Modern Book


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                A visit to the Bienes Museum of the Modern Book in downtown Fort Lauderdale, narrated by Librarian Jim Findlay.

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                • Biblioteca Padre Euclides


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                  This experimental documentary blends the technics of the avant-garde russian films from Dziga Vertov and Sergei Eisenstein to portray a special and traditional cultural space in Ribeirão Preto-SP…

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                  • Blackstone Goes Hollywood


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                    How can Blackstone's life and legacy be understood not in strict chronological terms but rather in terms of plots drawn from traditional Hollywood genres? A discussion of Blackstone's Commentaries…

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                    • BONELLI, Giorgio. Hortus Romanus.


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                      600 planches in-folio illustrant les plantes présentes en Italie au XVIIIe siècle, entièrement coloriées à la main à l’époque.

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