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Textiles on Our Minds

I was just noodling around, looking for new developments in sustainability and textiles, and stumbled upon this site: http://www.innovationintextiles.com/events-calendar/ There are four major conferences on textiles in just the next two weeks. That’s a good indicator that textiles continue to … Continue reading

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Celebrating More Old Threads

Hi, all! Just wanted to send New York’s Textile Month out with a bang. Today at lunch time we’re having the second session of our Wikipedia Edit-a-thon: Register, stop by, come and write something that will get used by millions! … Continue reading

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Magazine of the Week

Hi, everyone! For a summer time treat, we offer this oldie but goodie, National Geographic. It is published monthly in Washington D.C. We have a complete run of this in the open stacks on the 6th floor. It’s fascinating to … Continue reading

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