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Black Freedom Struggle – an open access collection covering the ongoing fight for equal rights.

Black Freedom Struggle is an open access collection of selective primary source documents covering the ongoing fight for equal rights. The collection includes approximately 1,600 documents from six phases of the struggle to obtain Black freedom: Slavery and the Abolitionist … Continue reading

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Collins Library Links: UPDATES – Introducing the HathiTrust Digital Library

UPDATES Introducing the HathiTrust Digital Library We’re pleased to announce that the University of Puget Sound has recently joined HathiTrust, providing our students, faculty and staff access to a majority of the digitized items made available through the HathiTrust Digital Library!  … Continue reading

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Events/Exhibits

AUGUST-JANUARY Puget Sound Book Artists Annual Exhibition:  We are delighted to welcome back PSBA for another members’ exhibition. Browse the links below to get an idea of past shows and visit the PSBA web site for information on how you … Continue reading

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Collins Welcomes New Public Services Specialist Nick Triggs!

Collins Library is pleased to welcome new Public Services Specialist Nick Triggs, who started on Tuesday, February 16, 2021. Learn more about Nick and his interests: 1. What attracts you to Puget Sound?The variety of learning and inquiry happening at … Continue reading

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Black Lives Matter at School: An Uprising for Educational Justice

The Collins Memorial Library recently purchased the ebook, Black Lives Matter at School: An Uprising for Educational Justice. According to the book’s description, After a powerful webinar that included educators from ten cities explaining the many incredible actions they took … Continue reading

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Celebrating Black History Month: Alisa Banks and her book, Wrongful Termination

Collins Memorial Library’s inaugural post celebrating Black History Month takes a look at artist Alisa Banks and her book, Wrongful Termination, which is part of the artists’ book collection in Special Collections N7433.4.B36 A48 2019. According to Anne Evenhaugen at … Continue reading

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The Black Kids – a virtual conversation & reading with author Christina Hammonds Reed, Feb. 22, 6pm

Collins Library is looking forward to this event! We hope you are as well! Reed holds an MFA from the University of Southern California’s School of Cinematic Arts, and initiates timely conversations surrounding race, gender, class, violence, mental health, and … Continue reading

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Welcome Back Loggers 2021! We missed you!

Collins Library welcomes on-campus and remote students for the Spring 2021 semester!  We are taking a hybrid approach to services, with some available in-person and others entirely online.  Please see our guide for more information: http://research.pugetsound.edu/spring2021. Our research and reference services … Continue reading

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Best Wishes for 2021!

From the Collins Memorial Library – Wishing you a safe and happy new year!

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Collins Library is hosting a Virtual Research Marathon!

Peer research advisors and a librarian will be available to help you at any stage in the research process, no appointment needed! When: Wednesday, December 2, from 7:00 to 9:00 pm PSTWhere: Zoom, via link below Join Zoom Meetinghttps://pugetsound-edu.zoom.us/j/95191989116?pwd=ejZ3UGd5cnNEN21zVG5nT1FUc2VVZz09 Meeting … Continue reading

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