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  • We are happy to announce an update to one of our most beloved libraries:  Starting August 1, 2015, there will be a "new" library showing up on our web sites, online systems and other materials:  Design Library.  The Design Library is the new name for the library formerly known as ArchitectureAED, and/or the Architecture and Environmental Design Library.  The Design Library is housed in the Design North building, and its...

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  • Columbia, My Country sheet music cover

    Independence Day is almost here! We're looking forward to celebrating with a 3-day weekend. For many of us, our plans include grilling up some burgers or dogs, getting in the pool (and with a high of 109 tomorrow in the Phoenix area, the pool is a must!), and watching some fireworks. However, one of my favorite traditions is listening to some patriotic music!

    We have some great old tunes in our Sheet Music Collection. One that you probably won't hear tomorrow is Columbia,...

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  • Dr. Brenda Child, associate professor of American Studies and American Indian Studies at University of Minnesota, winner of the 7th Labriola Center National Book Award for her 2014 book My Grandfather's Knocking Sticks: Ojibwe Family Life and Labor on the Reservation traveled to the Labriola Center on May 4, 2015 to receive her award and discuss her new book. Dr. David Martinez, professor of American Indian Studies at ASU, interviewed Dr. Brenda Child about the issues of...

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News & Events - Design Library

University Archivist Rob Spindler and host Fred McIlvain talk with Dr. Charles Backus, a national pioneer in photovoltaics research at ASU in the 1970’s, and Harvey Bryan, an ASU student and later Professor of Design, about the opportunities and challenges of solar energy at ASU.

In this episode we explore the Golden Age of Science Fiction, the new Center for Science and the Imagination, and the Fall 2012 exhibit at the Noble Science and Engineering Library. Special guests Edward Finn, and Joey Eschrich

Albert Chase McArthur exhibit. McArthur was the architect of the Arizona Biltmore Hotel and Cottages.

Exhibit: Arizona Architecture from the Archives

Get cultured! Visit an exhibit at one of our library locations.