Duke Digital Collections


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View the highlight item: Keep your Beauty on duty!
Keep your Beauty on duty! BH0904
View the highlight item: Bill Davis playing a chromatic harmonica, 1988
Bill Davis playing a chromatic harmonica, 1988 japph030030010
View the highlight item: Holly Hernandsen, Pelham, N.C., Oct. 2002
Holly Hernandsen, Pelham, N.C., Oct. 2002 japph040280010
View the highlight item: Marilyn Monroe Discovers The World's Most...
Marilyn Monroe Discovers The World's Most... BH1939

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Behind the Scenes of Documenting the Patron Request Workflow

by asc47 23 days ago

This post was authored by  Behind the Veil/Digital Collections intern Kristina Zapfe. From the outside, viewing digitized items or requesting one yourself is a straightforward activity. Browsing images in the Duke Digital Repository produces instantaneous access to images from the David M. Rubenstein Rare Book and Manuscript Library’s collections, and requesting an item for digitization…
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