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Postcards in the News

Last week, WVXU in Cincinnati aired a story about our postcards collection. Don’t worry if you missed it, you can read and hear the complete story online: Wish You Were Here: How Old Postcards Are Finding A New Audience

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A New Exhibit in Special Collections & Archives

I am very excited to announce the first exhibit being held in the new Special Collections & Archives space! As we move closer to finishing with both the renovations and the Archives move to the top floor of King Library,

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Preservation Measures: Pages from the Past

Special Collections is home to several portfolio volumes of Pages from the Past: Original Leaves from Rare Books and Manuscripts. Created by The Foliophiles, Inc., Pages from the Past is a collection of ÔÇťoriginal pages of great 1st Editions, beautiful

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Steam Boats & Steam Ships

Special Collections and University Archives celebrated its newest exhibit – Steam Boats and Steam Ships: Oceans, Lakes & Rivers with a reception and presentation by exhibit curator Jack White. Miami University Libraries Dean Jerome Conley welcoming the attendees. Miami University

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Renovation: Finishing Touches Phase

In our renovation update this week, we are excited to announce that walls are being painted, carpet is being laid, and ceiling tiles are getting installed. We have selected some pictures to show off some of this progress. [ Jim

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Passing Reality

Most of the digitization work I do here involves old books and postcards. Don’t get me wrong, the Shakespeare Folios are amazing just to hold and the postcards collection is my favorite project, but every once in a while I’m

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Happy summer to everyone! Have a great break!

The panel from our opening reception is now available.

New exhibit: and now, Live from Miami... has opened! This exhibit celebrates over fifty years of students in broadcasting at Miami.