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UChicago Library to preserve ‘unique portrait’ of Jewish history in Passover Haggadot collection

Stephen Durchslag has established a bequest that will leave the vast majority of his remarkable collection of 4,500 Haggadot to the Library.
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Exhibit News

Web Exhibit—The Black Metropolis Research Consortium: Fifteen Years of Preserving and Documenting Black History and Culture in Chicago

How can we connect all who seek to document, share, understand, and preserve Black experiences? Making these connections is the mission of the Black Metropolis Research Consortium (BMRC). Exploring the history of the BMRC is the focus of this exhibition.
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Reading Room Safety Video

Watch this video to learn about the safety protocols in place in the Center's public spaces during the COVID-19 pandemic.
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Special Collections

University to rename Special Collections Research Center in honor of Hanna Holborn Gray

The announcement is part of a Nov. 9 event on higher education celebrating President Emeritus Gray's 90th birthday.
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