Three Years In, the UND Scholarly Commons Grows Daily

Three Years In, the UND Scholarly Commons Grows Daily

Founded in September 2017, UND’s institutional repository, the UND Scholarly Commons, has become one of the library’s most popular resources! In September 2019 the Commons surpassed 100, 000 downloads. A year later, we’ve exceeded half a million downloads. 2020 has […]

Special Collections Renovation Update

CFL building lit up at dusk

Updated 6 September 2019: The renovation date has been moved back by two weeks and will now begin on October 7. Due to ongoing renovations, the Department of Special Collections will be inaccessible to the public starting Monday, 7 October 2019, […]

Departmental Histories Online!

UND departmental histories are now available on the UND Scholarly Commons!

Thanks to Curt Hanson, the head of the Elwyn B. Robinson Department of Special Collections, for today’s guest post and update! The first foray by the Elwyn B. Robinson Department of Special Collections into placing documents in the UND Scholarly Commons […]

Merrifield Competition

merrifield competition open scholarship

The Elwyn B. Robinson Department of Special Collections in the Chester Fritz Library and the Department of History will again sponsor the annual Merrifield Competition, which provides a $1000 UND scholarship in recognition of the most outstanding student research paper […]

Elwyn B. Robinson’s History of ND: A Multimedia Exhibit

Elwyn B. Robinson’s History of ND: A Multimedia Exhibit

The Chester Fritz Library welcomes you to its first multimedia interactive exhibit celebrating Elwyn B. Robinson’s History of North Dakota. This book, a standard text throughout the state’s high schools and colleges, is now a freely available open access e-book that […]