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Nuclear Anxiety Panel and Dr. Strangelove Screening Postponed

Thursday, February 13th, 2014 - Deborah Stanley, Web Editor

Due to inclement weather, the University of Georgia campus will be closed today, Thursday, February 13, 2014. Tonight's scheduled panel discussion, Nuclear Anxiety and Civil Defense in Popular Culture, has been postponed. This event will now take place on next Thursday, February 20th from 5:30-7:00PM in the auditorium of the Special ...

“Nuclear Threats” Panel Discussion Rescheduled

Wednesday, February 12th, 2014 - Deborah Stanley, Web Editor

Due to the inclement weather, the University of Georgia is closed Wednesday, February 12th, and the Russell Library event, 'Nuclear Threats, Then and Now', has been rescheduled. It will now take place on Thursday, March 6th, 2014; 5:30-7:00PM (Doors open at 5:00). More information.

UGA Libraries closed Wed, Feb 12th

Tuesday, February 11th, 2014 - Deborah Stanley, Web Editor

In accordance with the closing of the University of Georgia's Athens campus, the UGA Libraries will be closed on Wednesday, February 12th, due to the weather.

Libraries open at 11:00a.m., Thursday 30th

Wednesday, January 29th, 2014 - Deborah Stanley, Web Editor

The UGA Libraries will open at 11:00a.m. on Thursday, 30th January. The University of Georgia's Athens campus as a whole will also open at 11:00a.m.

Nuclear Anxiety and Civil Defense in Popular Culture event rescheduled

Wednesday, January 29th, 2014 - Deborah Stanley, Web Editor

Due to the inclement weather, the University of Georgia is closed Wednesday, January 29th, and the Russell Library event, 'Nuclear Anxiety and Civil Defense in Popular Culture', has been rescheduled. It will now take place on Thursday, February 13th, 2014; 5:30-7:00PM (Doors open at 5:00). More information.

Help with usability testing, get free print card!

Tuesday, October 15th, 2013 - Deborah Stanley, Web Editor

Undergrads: Would you like to help us to improve our web site? Would you like to earn a free $10 print/copy card? If so, please consider helping us out with some usability testing of our web site. The test involves sitting down with one of our staff and trying to ...

More about government databases and websites during shutdown

Tuesday, October 1st, 2013 - Deborah Stanley, Web Editor

Which government databases and websites can you access after the government shutdown? Because of the government shutdown, several data repositories and websites run on government servers are unavailable. Those include: ERIC, USATradeOnline, Library of Congress, and all Census websites (including American Factfinder). Other essential sources of information are up and running, ...

US Census Bureau websites unavailable

Tuesday, October 1st, 2013 - Deborah Stanley, Web Editor

Due to the government shutdown, all US Census Bureau websites will be unavailable until further notice. This includes American FactFinder and USATradeOnline.

Govt. shutdown and govt. document availability

Tuesday, October 1st, 2013 - Deborah Stanley, Web Editor

Due to the government shutdown, the Map and Government Information Library will not receive new US government documents from the Government Printing Office (GPO). However, new documents related to the legislative process such as Congressional Record will be available online via GPO's content management system FDSys. Please contact the Map ...

Book and Bake Sale, Thursday 5th

Wednesday, September 4th, 2013 - Deborah Stanley, Web Editor

The Library Staff Association Fall Book & Bake Sale is today, Thursday September 5th, from 9:00-3:00 in the lobby of the Main Library, although we can't guarantee that the baked goods will last that long! Please join us and enjoy tasty cookies and cakes made by library staff, and take ...