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Video: The University of Chicago Library Preservation Labs

This short documentary explores the science and craft of preservation and how our expert team rescued a 16th-century antiphonary.
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Is a book hidden inside a decades-old piece of concrete? Scientists seek answers to art mystery

Six years ago, as part of an exhibit on Vostell and Fluxus organized by art history professor Christine Mehring, the University of Chicago purchased Concrete Book #83, and it immediately intrigued Patti Gibbons.
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Exhibit News

Paul B. Moses: Trailblazing Art Historian

The extraordinary life of the art historian Paul B. Moses was one defined by barriers overcome. Visit this exhibition Sept. 12–Dec. 16.
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Exhibit News

How the Black Metropolis Research Consortium is transforming the field of African American history

An exhibition showcases the UChicago-based organization documenting Black life and fostering the next generation of researchers.
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