Author Archives: David L. Rice Library

Archives Madness 2021: Sweet 16 Polls

Welcome to the Sweet 16! Below this year’s brackets are the voting polls for this round. If you need to see the artifact descriptions, please visit the blog post, “Archives Madness 2021: Meet the Competitors“. The polls closes on Sunday, … Continue reading

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Archives Madness 2021: Meet the Competing Institutions

*Post written by Mona Meyer, Archives and Special Collections Metadata Librarian. University Archives and Special Collections 3rd floor of the David L. Rice Library In the summer of 1972 the Lilly Endowment, Inc. of Indianapolis, Indiana awarded the then Indiana … Continue reading

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Archives Madness 2021: Meet the Competitors

*Post written by James Wethington, senior library assistant of the University Archives and Special Collections. Welcome back for the 5th annual Archives Madness event! The University Archives and Special Collections (UASC) is excited for this year’s competition. UASC is completing … Continue reading

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Diversity and Harmony

*Post written by Mona Meyer, Archives and Special Collections Metadata Librarian. We live in a time of great social and political unrest.  As a nation we are a diverse people who struggle to live in harmony.  One approach to dealing … Continue reading

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Separate, but NOT Equal

*Post written by Mona Meyer, Archives and Special Collections Metadata Librarian. Life isn’t fair … never has been, probably never will be. Acknowledgement of this fact does not excuse us from acknowledging inequity and educating ourselves about the past. Knowledge … Continue reading

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