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New Special Collections Titles for July-September 2020

Special Collections added the following 8 titles to ASC’s holdings during the third quarter of 2020.  Due to COVID-19 and staff working off-site, this list is a sample of donated publications only and while not exhaustive, is meant to highlight recent acquisitions.  For a full list of Special Collections titles, please search PRIMO, the library’s…
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The Banning of Henry Miller’s The Tropic of Cancer

Banned Books Week (BBW) is an annual event that celebrates the freedom to read.  Supported by the American Library Association’s Office for Intellectual Freedom, the event brings together librarians, booksellers, publishers, teachers, and readers of all types and ages who wish to maintain the public’s right to seek out and express ideas, even those deemed…
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New Special Collections Titles for April-June 2020

Special Collections added the following 11 titles to ASC’s holdings during the second quarter of 2020.  Due to COVID-19 and staff working off-site, this list is a sample of donated publications only and while not exhaustive, is meant to highlight recent acquisitions.  For a full list of Special Collections titles, please search Primo, the library’s…
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New Special Collections Titles for January-March 2020

Special Collections added the following 15 titles to Archives and Special Collection’s (ASC) holdings during the first quarter of 2020.  The list is a sample of purchased and donated publications and while not exhaustive, is meant to highlight recent acquisitions.  For a full list of Special Collections titles, please search Primo, the library’s catalog.      Borderwall as Architecture: A Manifesto for the U.S.-Mexico Boundary by Ronald Rael (University of California Press: 2017) …
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