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Trending in 1688: Newton, Locke … and notiometers

August 03, 2018

A fun find in our rare books collection unveils market trends 330 years ago.


As a Farewell to Benjamin Miller – Two of His Most Significant Woodcuts

August 01, 2018

The exhibit in the Marian Library's gallery may have recently ended, but Father Johann Roten, S.M. has more to say about Miller and his woodcuts.


Weekly Marian Features: July 30, 2018

July 30, 2018

Discover why cedar trees and cherry wood are symbols of Mary. Also read about the protectress of the Roman people, Salus Populi Romani.


‘Marian Studies’ presents ‘Marialis Cultus’ from many perspectives

July 26, 2018

The latest issue of the journal ‘Marian Studies’ presents nine scholarly articles on Pope Paul VI’s 1974 apostolic exhortation ‘Marialis Cultus’ (‘Marian Devotion’).


Weekly Marian Features: July 23, 2018

July 23, 2018

This week's main focus is on the Blessed Virgin Mary and her family, especially her parents, Saints Ann and Joachim.


Library Puts Languages at Your Fingertips

July 19, 2018

A new service available through the Libraries website provides convenient and customizable language learning options for students, staff and faculty.


Mass Appeal of Human Rights

July 19, 2018

A new book out this month by Joel R. Pruce, University of Dayton assistant professor of human rights, details the evolution of human rights into a mainstream moral cause.


From the Start, a Work in Progress: The Perennially Versatile Chaminade Hall

July 18, 2018

The University has convened a committee to study options for the future of Chaminade Hall, a 114-year old building in the center of campus. The committee will study the feasibility of remodeling the present building or demolishing the structure and erecting a new building. Here's a look at the building's history of practicality and versatility.


Know Thy Staff: Stephanie Shreffler, Professor, Librarian, Archivist

July 18, 2018

Learn more about the U.S. Catholic Special Collection: home of the nun dolls (and much more!).


Use the Library, Save Money

July 17, 2018

How much would a student spend on a typical research essay if the library and OhioLINK did not provide access to books and journals? Two students recently found out.

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