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Bulldog Book Club Fall Schedule

Tuesday, August 13th, 2013 - Amy Watts

The Bulldog Book Club meets at Jittery Joe’s in the Miller Learning Center. Everyone is welcome. Anyone can suggest and vote on the books. Book club meetings are Blue Card and FYOS events. Treasure Island by Robert Louis Stevenson  The most popular pirate story ever written in English, featuring one of literature’s most ...

Grad Student Open House happening today, Aug 7

Wednesday, August 7th, 2013 - Amy Watts

What: Library Open Houses for Graduate Students When: Wednesday, August 7 from 2:00-4:00 p.m. Where:  Main Library (North Campus at the end of the quad) and Science Library (South Campus inside Boyd Graduate Studies)   Get your academic year off to a great start! Have an afternoon snack and meet your librarians. Learn about research resources ...

Graduate Student Open House, Wed 8/7

Wednesday, July 31st, 2013 - Amy Watts

What: Library Open Houses for Graduate Students When: Wednesday, August 7 from 2:00-4:00 p.m. Where:  Main Library (North Campus at the end of the quad) and Science Library (South Campus inside Boyd Graduate Studies)   Get your academic year off to a great start! Have an afternoon snack and meet your librarians. Learn about research resources ...

Pictures from Day 1 of Paws & Relax

Wednesday, May 1st, 2013 - Amy Watts

Our first day of Paws & Relax was a roaring (barking?) success. So many students came out and enjoyed the study  break with some furry friends. We have pictures and video up on our Facebook page (www.facebook.com/ugalibraries). If you see yourself or someone you know, please tag them. We got the ...

UGA Media Archives story to feature on national news tonight (4/30)

Tuesday, April 30th, 2013 - Amy Watts

Just got word that coverage of the discovery of  the oldest known film of African-American baseball players will be on both "World News with Diane Sawyer" and "CBS Evening News with Scott Pelley." This is after coverage in the New York Times today. The footage was discovered as part of a ...

Librarian Mariann Burright featured in Columns

Monday, April 1st, 2013 - Amy Watts

Mariann Burright, Head of Science Collections & Scholarly Communication Librarian, is featured in the current issue of Columns, discussing UGA's institutional repository Athenaeum@UGA. Excerpt: "Regionally, we are well-positioned," she said. "There already is quite a bit of openly accessible work that has been harvested and deposited in (UGA's institutional repository)." Called Athenaeum@UGA, the ...

Call numbers I and O being removed from collection immediately

Monday, April 1st, 2013 - Amy Watts

Effective immediately, all books with the Library of Congress call letters I and O have been deaccessioned from the collection. Records have been removed from the library catalog and items should be pulled from the shelves by the end of the day. To see the affected subject areas, please consult ...

Silent Study Room open in Main through Midterms

Tuesday, February 26th, 2013 - Amy Watts

Lab A in the Main Library is open for silent study this week during midterms. It's a cell-phone silent area with no group discussion allowed. The room has 30 computers for student use and will be open 9:00 a.m. to 11:45 p.m. through Friday, March 1. (It will, however, be ...

Red Carpet Reading – Books that were the basis for this year’s Oscar nominees

Sunday, February 24th, 2013 - Amy Watts

"Anna Karenina" Anna Karenina by Leo Tolstoy PG3366 .A6 2000 "Argo" The Master of Disguise: My secret life in the CIA by Antonio J. Mendez JK468 .I6 M46 1999 "Hitchcock" Alfred Hitchcock and the Making of Psycho by Stephen Rebello PN1997 .P793 R43 1990 "The Hobbit: An Unexpected Journey" The Annotated Hobbit by J.R.R. Tolkien PR6039 .O32 H6 2002 "Life of Pi" Life ...

Community Forum Tuesday, February 12

Thursday, February 7th, 2013 - Amy Watts

Community Concern Gathering February 12, 2013 5:30 pm - 7:00 pm Second Floor, Rm. 285 Richard B. Russell Building Special Collections Libraries How should we build a strong vibrant community? What are the challenges to achieving this goal? The Russell Forum for Civic Life in Georgia invites you to participate in a community forum to ...