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Friday, January 23, 2009

Audubon at Illinois exhibits, events

Audubon at Illinois
January 30 - May 24, 2009
Krannert Art Museum, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
Opening reception at the Krannert Art Museum Thurs. Jan 29 from 6-8pm.

The Rare Book and Manuscript Library will have a related exhibition,
"Early Birds: A Selection of Illustrated Birds from Belon to Audubon"
with an opening reception Jan 30, 3-5pm.

Library Colloquium
Dr. Lee Vedder
"Audubon at Work: The Making and Marketing of Birds of America"
April 9, 4pm, Krannert Art Museum auditorium (Room 62)

Additional information, and a complete listing of related events is available here:

Jan-Feb New Books

The latest batch of new books is now on display through March 6, 2009.

Reserve items for checkout from the New Book Shelf either by placing a blue streamer with your name on it in the book or by emailing your request to

Can't get to the library? Try a virtual browse of the new materials:
Books added to the INHS Library collection in the last 60 days.
Create your own report of new titles from the UIUC Libraries.

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