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Smithsonian Libraries 50th Anniversary Lecture - Writing Dillon Ripley: From Archive to Book

Friday, February 23, 2018

Writing Dillon Ripley: From Archive to Book. A talk with Roger D. Stone and Stephen T. Moskey.

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All That Glitters: 50th Anniversary Adopt-a-Book Evening

Tuesday, March 6, 2018

Join the Smithsonian Libraries for an extra special Adopt-a-Book evening in celebration of the Libraries' 50th Anniversary.

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Smithsonian Libraries 50th Anniversary Lecture - Steve Berry: In Conversation with Maggie Linton

Saturday, March 24, 2018

Steve Berry: In Conversation with Maggie Linton

Steve Berry
Author, The Bishop’s Pawn

Maggie Linton
Radio host

The conversation will be followed by a book sale and signing.

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Capital Campaign Celebration

Sunday, April 8, 2018

Celebrating the Success of the Smithsonian's Capital Campaign. To be held in Washington, DC.

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Smithsonian Libraries and Smithsonian Gardens Unveil “Cultivating America’s Gardens”

Monday, April 24, 2017

Smithsonian Libraries and Smithsonian Gardens will present a new exhibition, “Cultivating America’s Gardens,” at the National Museum of American History May 4 through August 2018.

Smithsonian Research Online Reaches 80,000 Items

Monday, January 30, 2017

Smithsonian Research Online, an ever-expanding collection of published scholarly work from Smithsonian staff, researchers and fellows, has added its 80,000th item.

The Biodiversity Heritage Library Adds University of Toronto Libraries as a New Member

Monday, January 23, 2017

The Biodiversity Heritage Library is pleased to welcome the University of Toronto Libraries (UTL) as a new Member. UTL is the first Canadian library to join the Biodiversity Heritage Library as a Member.

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