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Sheridan Libraries
Historic photos now available online
Published Aug 20, 2018
Photographs, slides, and portraits made available through the Ferdinand Hamburger University Archives
JHU Press to digitize more than 200 out-of-print books
Published Aug 20, 2018
Project supported by $200K grant from Andrew W. Mellon Foundation, National Endowment for the Humanities
Sheridan Libraries
Literature-inspired creations take the cake
Published Aug 20, 2018
What if a book could nourish the body as well as the soul?
Special Collections
Century-old selfies
Published Aug 20, 2018
Two undergrads create exhibit of historical African-American photos found in JHU's Special Collections
Exhibit
Freedom in many forms
Published Aug 20, 2018
Sheridan Libraries exhibit honors the ways black Americans have expressed freedom and empowerment
Hopkins history treasure hunt
Published Winter 2017
Dig a hole, crack a safe—You never know what will turn up from Hopkins' past / Johns Hopkins Magazine
History project
Mapping Frederick Douglass
Published Aug 20, 2018
Students in Johns Hopkins graduate seminar research, visit regional sites of significance in young slave's life
Exhibits
Curators' picks from 'Bibliomania'
Published Aug 20, 2018
Peabody exhibit shares 'rare and curious' items collected over the course of the library's 150 years
Firebrand with a pince-nez
Published Fall 2017
Elisabeth Gilman, the youngest daughter of JHU's founding president, was a fierce advocate for social justice / Johns Hopkins Magazine
Who you gonna call?
Dustbusters for a day
Published Aug 20, 2018 Photos
Volunteers go for clean sweep at George Peabody Library's annual day of service