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UND Special Collections announces unveiling of archived 911 calls from historic 1997 Flood

A reception is set for Wednesday, May 6 at the Chester Fritz Library to publically release the preserved and digitized phone calls The Elwyn B. Robinson Department of Special Collections in the University of North Dakota Chester Fritz Library announced … Continue reading

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UND observance of National Library Week kicks off Wednesday, April 8

The University of North Dakota’s Chester Fritz Library is celebrating National Library Week April 12-18. However, the Library is kicking off the celebration early with Library Day on Wednesday, April 8, 10 a.m. – 3 p.m., on the second floor … Continue reading

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UND adds to its digital artifacts collection an ‘old’ Atari gaming system cartridge part of recent archaeology dig

The University of North Dakota Department of Special Collections in the Chester Fritz Library got an unusual addition this week: an Atari game cartridge once buried in a New Mexico landfill. Special Collections is best known for housing collections associated … Continue reading

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UND Special Collections to observe Syttende Mai with exhibit on 200th anniversary of Norwegian Constitution

The University of North Dakota Elwyn B. Robinson Department of Special Collections, in the Chester Fritz Library, is marking the 200th anniversary of the Norwegian Constitution with a new exhibit. The Constitution was signed May 17, 1814 — Syttende Mai … Continue reading

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UND Dean Dennis Elbert will give 23rd Annual Robinson Lecture Tomorrow, Wednesday, April 23

The Chester Fritz Library invites the University of North Dakota and Grand Forks communities to attend the 23rd Annual Elwyn B. Robinson Lecture at 3 p.m., Wednesday, April 23, in the East Asian Room of the Chester Fritz Library. Dr. … Continue reading

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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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