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Screenshot of Harvard Library homepage with new search box

A new simplified search box will be coming to the Harvard Library website on June 9. The current search widget, implemented nearly four years ago, allows users to select from nine resource types and links to over 50 e-resources. The new search tool will consist of a single HOLLIS+ Everything search box, along with a link to HOLLIS+ Advanced Search.

Library Technology Services has implemented a solution to resolve recent issues with Google Scholar.

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Helen Yang and Christopher Foster

The 2016 Philip Hofer Prize for Collecting Books or Art has been awarded to two Harvard graduate students during a ceremony preceding the Philip and Frances Hofer Lecture.

Heather Cole, Emilie Hardman, and Emily Walhout

A video by Houghton librarians Heather Cole, Emilie Hardman, and Emily Walhout on baking Emily Dickinson’s black cake won the Best of Collections-Focused Film Award at the first film festival sponsored by the Association of Research Libraries.

Career opportunities at the libraries across Harvard are posted in ASPIRE, the university's recruitment management system.

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Take Note shares professional news about Harvard Library staff members. Have something to share? Please send it to the Harvard Library communications team at harvard_library@harvard.edu.

Undergraduate Book Collecting Prize winners

Luke Kelly’s first encounter with Eugene Walter was in the summer of 2015 in Mobile, Alabama. “I was working at an antiques gallery monthly estate sale when I noticed an old wooden sign that read ‘Down in Mobile they’re all crazy—Eugene Walter.’"

The Library Collections Emergency Team

Team profiles spotlight groups across Harvard Library. In this Q&A, we spoke with Lauren Telepak and Priscilla Anderson, co-chairs of the Library Collections Emergency Team.

Take Note shares professional news about Harvard Library staff members. Have something to share? Please send it to the Harvard Library communications team at harvard_library@harvard.edu.

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