2012 November

City of the Dead

Rare Books Library Digitizes Historic Photographs of 19th-Century Egypt

Read “Rare Books Library Digitizes Historic Photographs of 19th-Century Egypt” in news@auc. Abstract In an attempt to preserve historical records and increase their accessibility, the Rare Books and Special Collections Library (RBSCL) at The American University in Cairo (AUC) has digitized 101 photographs documenting 19th-century Egyptian culture and the history of travel in the Middle […]

Demonstrators in front of the American University in Cairo Tahrir Square Campus

University on the Square: Documenting Egypt’s 21st Century Revolution Project and International Librarianship

Source Stephen Urgola and Carolyn Runyon, “University on the Square: Documenting Egypt’s 21st Century Revolution Project and International Librarianship” (remote presentation for the University of North Carolina-Chapel Hill Student Chapter of the Society of American Archivists, Chapel Hill, North Carolina, November 12, 2012).

Floating down the Nile in Cairo.

Adventures in International Librarianship: Living and Working Outside of the United States

Adventures in International Librarianship: Living and Working Outside of the United States is geared towards audiences interested in finding a job in library and information science outside of North America. The webinar is coordinated by Amanda Click, PhD Student and ELIME-21 Fellow at the University of North Carolina-Chapel Hill and supported by Libraries Thriving. As a panelist, […]