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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 ...

Reference moves to the 2nd floor

Wednesday, June 13th, 2012 - Deborah Stanley, Web Editor

The Main Library Reference Department is moving today to its temporary home on the 2nd floor. The area will offer computers for students, along with a limited number of workstations for public use, plus a scanner and one black and white and one color printer. We will continue to offer ...

Latest on Main Library Renovations

Tuesday, May 15th, 2012 - Deborah Stanley, Web Editor

We continue to make progress in the Main Library renovations. A protective floor covering for the lobby area was installed today. We also began construction of a dust wall through the former Reading Room area. We are currently moving the Current Periodicals and the Leisure Reading Collection to the second floor. ...

Food Services in the Main Library

Tuesday, May 15th, 2012 - Deborah Stanley, Web Editor

The 'Tween the Pages cafe in the Main Library student lounge is closed during the renovations. Food Services has set up a food cart in the Main Library lobby with drinks and snacks to be open Mondays-Fridays, 8:00-3:00.