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UND Chester Fritz Library first in state to launch powerful new search tool

The University of North Dakota Chester Fritz Library will be the first library in the state to offer use of a new search tool, according to the North Dakota University System. Primo, a discovery search software will support the libraries … Continue reading

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Grand Forks elementary students to be special guests at UND TODAY to view human rights exhibition at Chester Fritz Library

Fifth graders from Ben Franklin Elementary in Grand Forks will be special guests of the UND Center for Human Rights and Genocide Studies (CHRGS)  from noon to 2:30 p.m., TODAY, at the Chester Fritz Library, where they will receive a … Continue reading

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UND presentation focuses on famed North Dakota National Guard Unit in World War II

A public presentation on the history of North Dakota’s 164th Infantry Regiment is set for 7 p.m., April 2, in the East Asian Room in UND’s Chester Fritz Library. Shirley J. Olgeirson, editor of The 164th Infantry News since 2005, … Continue reading

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UND geomorphologist and his student team to talk about research in Antartica Tuesday

University of North Dakota geomorphologist and Antarctic researcher Dr. Jaakko Putkonen, along with his team of student scientists, will take a bout their recent research expeditions to Antarctica on Tuesday, April 17, 2012, in the East Asian Room of the … Continue reading

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Jay Jordan, CEO of worldwide web-based library connection platform, to speak at UND’s 21st Annual Robinson Lecture

The librarians and staff of the University of North Dakota Chester Fritz Library cordially invites the Grand Forks and University communities to the 21st Annual Elwyn B. Robinson Lecture, featuring a very special presentation by Mr. Jay Jordan, president and … Continue reading

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UND exhibit explores ‘Cold Recall:’ the early 20th Century’s great race to the South Pole

The University of North Dakota invites the public to view “Cold Recall: Reflections of a Polar Explorer” – a traveling poster exhibit that presents images from one of the greatest adventures of the early 20th century: the race to the … Continue reading

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UND’s Chester Fritz Library to celebrate 50th anniversary throughout October

The Chester Fritz Library is 50 years old! It is hard to believe the University of North Dakota’s landmark library building was dedicated on Oct. 13, 1961 and has been the University’s center for intellectual inquiry and discovery for 50 … Continue reading

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UND’s Robinson Lecture examines early writings of Elizabeth Barrett Browning

The Chester Fritz Library invites all members of the UND and Grand Forks community to attend the Twentieth Annual Elwyn B. Robinson Lecture on Tuesday, Feb. 15, beginning at 3:30 p.m. in the East Asian Room of the Chester Fritz … Continue reading

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UND Special Collections receives scrapbook detailing 50 years of N.D. Ballet Company

In commemoration of the 50th anniversary of the North Dakota Ballet Company, the University of North Dakota’s Elwyn B. Robinson Department of Special Collections, Chester Fritz Library, is pleased to announce the donation of a scrapbook created by the Company’s … Continue reading

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UND’s John F. Kennedy digital archives to be featured on iTunes

On Jan. 20, the 50th anniversary of the inauguration of President John F. Kennedy, Apple iTunes will feature the University of North Dakota’s JFK Digital Archives. Ten recordings of the late president, who was assassinated in Dallas, Texas, on Nov. … Continue reading

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