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Plagiarism: What You Can Do To Avoid It

            What do Joe Biden, Pharrell, Melania Trump, and T.S. Eliot have in common? They all have been publicly tainted by charges of plagiarism — that’s right: using the words, ideas or images of others … Continue reading

Early American Christmas at Homewood by Julie Rose

From boxwood to magnolia leaf garlands, Homewood Museum is decked out for the season! The house is fully decorated and open for everyone to enjoy this holiday season. Volunteers and staff decorated the museum for the holidays with garlands,  boxwood, and … Continue reading

America Recycles Day – November 15th

Did you know that November 15th is America Recycles Day – a national initiative to keep America beautiful? Our library is proud to do its part and you can too by recycling paper, plastic, cardboard, glass, foil and metal. Just … Continue reading

Digital Scholarship Seminar Series: Maintaining Diversity in the Digital World

Following the successful launch of the Digital Scholarship Seminar Series last academic year, we’re inviting you to join us again for more stimulating discussions on how digital projects and tools impact scholarship. This year we’re continuing our theme of digital … Continue reading

RCO “Trick or Treat” – Tuesday, October 31st, 10 am – 8 pm

What’s that dark shadow creeping in the corner?!? Yes, it’s your term paper, lurking and looming as the witching hour of the semester draws near. Each day you procrastinate your research, it’s shade deepens and grows more terrifying. EEK! Like … Continue reading

Madrid, Urban Poetry

An Exhibition by Fernando Sánchez 10.24.17 – 11.15.17 MSE Library Q Level Opening Reception: Thursday, October 24th @ 6:00pm Featuring a talk by the artist Hor d’oeuvres & refreshments   Fernando Sánchez is one of the leading photojournalists in Spain. … Continue reading

Bibliomania Exhibition Reception – October 1st at the George Peabody Library

Opening Reception & Curators’ Talk for “Bibliomania: 150 Years of Collecting Rare Books at the George Peabody Library” Sunday, October 1, 2017 3 p.m. reception, 4 p.m. program George Peabody Library This event is free by advance registration only. Register … Continue reading

Mining and Dining Workshop Series (Digital Humanities)

Curious about digital humanities (DH) tools, but don’t know where to begin? You’re not alone! In a survey last year, many graduate students told us that they don’t know enough about DH tools and methodologies. They wondered if text mining … Continue reading

Hugh Hawkins Fellow Michael Anfang on the History of Jewish Life at Hopkins

Growing up, I had never heard of Hopkins being a particularly Jewish school.  Jewish friends and family would always note the Jewish life at Penn, Columbia, or Cornell, and as I looked at colleges I took it as implied that … Continue reading

In A Hurry? Use Self-Checkout!

Want to check out a book?  Is there a line at the Service Desk?  Has the Service Desk closed for the evening?  No worries.  Use one of the library’s self-checkout options! Option 1:  Use your cell phone!  Download the free … Continue reading