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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 ...

Journal Locator working normally

Wednesday, August 14th, 2013 - Deborah Stanley, Web Editor

The Journal Locator, which was down yesterday, is now functioning normally. If you encounter any problems, please contact Reference.

Journal Locator currently down

Tuesday, August 13th, 2013 - Deborah Stanley, Web Editor

The Journal Locator is currently experiencing difficulties. If you run a search, you will get "Item not available online" for every journal. This applies whether you are searching on the Journal Locator page, or via the Journals tab on our home page. The company that runs the software will be rebooting ...

ILLiad system upgrade and unavailability

Tuesday, June 25th, 2013 - Deborah Stanley, Web Editor

Our online Interlibrary Loan request system, ILLiad, will be going through an upgrade beginning at 5pm Wednesday, June 26. We hope to be back up within a few hours. We will let you know if there are further delays. If you have any problems with the new interface, or if ...

Help with usability testing, get free print card!

Tuesday, April 23rd, 2013 - Deborah Stanley, Web Editor

Students: Would you like to help us 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 complete ...

Head of Map and Government Information Library appointed to Depository Library Council

Thursday, April 18th, 2013 - Deborah Stanley, Web Editor

Hallie Pritchett, head of the Map and Government Information Library, has been appointed to the Depository Library Council for a three year term. The 15 member Council advises the Public Printer of the United States on policy matters related to the Federal Depository Library Program (FDLP). The University ...

Toby Graham talks to Tim Bryant about Georgia Writers Hall of Fame

Wednesday, September 26th, 2012 - Deborah Stanley, Web Editor

On Tuesday September 25th, Deputy University Librarian Toby Graham was a guest on the "Newsmakers with Tim Bryant" radio show on WGAU 1340. Listen to Toby's interview here. Toby and Tim discussed the Georgia Writers Hall of Fame Celebration on Thursday September 27th, the Special Collections Libraries building, and the ...

Early closing during intersession

Monday, August 6th, 2012 - Deborah Stanley, Web Editor

This week, during intersession, the Main and Science Libraries will be closing at 6:00p.m. The Miller Learning Center will be closing at 5:00p.m.

New Computers on 2nd Floor of Main Library

Monday, August 6th, 2012 - Deborah Stanley, Web Editor

We now have more computers on the 2nd floor of the Main Library, the Reference Department's temporary location. Twenty-two new computers and a printer have been added in the old Government Documents microfiche area, towards the front of the building. If you need help, ask at the Reference desk, currently ...

Update: Main Reference move to 2nd floor completed

Friday, June 15th, 2012 - Deborah Stanley, Web Editor

The Main Library Reference Department has completed its move to its temporary new home on the 2nd floor. Computers, black and white and color printers, and a scanner are available. The entire Reference print collection is now also on the 2nd floor. We are offering our regular service at the ...