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Flat, Cool & Acid-Free: Protests at OSU

Join Digital Storytelling Intern Libby Whitlow as she follows some of OSU's biggest organized movements and smaller acts of dissent to see potential threads between protests throughout the…

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Tech And Innovation At The OSU Libraries

Visions of card catalogs, books lining shelves, and newspapers carefully placed on softly lit tables may come to mind when you think about libraries. While paper materials ruled the early days, today…

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Digitizing Herbariums for Future Historians

Mark Fishbein, the director of the OSU herbarium, explains the importance of digitizing their collection for future historians to access and how citizens can help. The public can access these…

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Oklahoma Gardening July 09, 2022

Welcome to Oklahoma Gardening! Gray Santolina Host Casey Hentges shows a beautiful drought tolerant plant perfect for the summer heat. The Benefits of Native Pecans OSU fruit and pecan…

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Tulsa Garden Center's History

The president of the Tulsa Garden Center, Laura Chalus, reveals the history of the garden center and what it offers to horticulture enthusiasts in the Tulsa area. Tulsa Garden Center:…

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Oklahoma Gardening June 25, 2022

Welcome to Oklahoma Gardening! Harvesting and Stringing Onions Host Casey Hentges harvests and strings onions to save them for later. Learn how to braid onions: Survivor Tree Maintenance …

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The History of Stilwell Strawberry Production

Host Casey Hentges visits with Bobby Doyle, an Adair County strawberry grower for 65 years, about his methods of growing strawberries and the history of strawberry production in Stilwell, OK. …

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Oklahoma Gardening- June 18, 2022

Welcome to Oklahoma Gardening! Miller Farms Bryce Miller, an Adair County strawberry farmer, explains his processes for growing strawberries. And how he reaps the benefits of using plasticulture…

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Who Was Edmon Low

You know the building. Now meet the man! Learn more about the history of Oklahoma State University, including more about the Library, at http://timeline.okstate.edu/ and in the Centennial History…

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Library Rules And Regulations Through The Years

Some rules and regulations were exactly what you'd expect: Operational hours, overdue book fines and a lot of shushing. Other Library rules may have been a bit out there by today’s…

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Tulsa Garden Club's 71st Garden Tour and History

Tour Info Join us today as we head to Tulsa for the 71st annual Tulsa Garden Club garden tour. Cindy Davis, the tour's co-chair, gives us a sneak peek of three gardens that will be featured on…

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Jessie Thatcher Bost: OAMC's first female graduate

The Jessie Thatcher Bost Collection features Bost’s essays, photographs of Bost and her family, some of Bost’s class notebooks and other OAMC memorabilia. The essays and papers deal with…

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Flat, Cool & Acid-Free: A Look At History Through Angie Debo's Christmas Letters

Debo's work and personal items. Within this collection is Debo's Christmas letters that span a good part of the twentieth century. Upon analyzing her perceptions about the current events…

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Bat Soup and Signs of the Beast - COVID Legends and Conspiracy Theories

Andrea Kitta is a folklorist and professor at East Carolina University where she studies vaccination, belief, contemporary legends, and the supernatural. She is the author of Vaccinations and Public…

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Flat, Cool & Acid-Free: Enrich Your Sense Of Place

Tag along as I walk with Dr. Rich Frohock and #okstate honors students to learn a bit of Stillwater history and the inspiration behind the Downtown Stillwater Walking Tour. Enrich your sense of place…

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The Bell Tower: A 360 Look Inside

Virtually climb inside the Edmon Low Library bell tower in this 360 experience. The Edmon Low Library bell ringing is a cherished sound at Oklahoma State University. Listen to Flat, Cool and…

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