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Libraries closed Sun March 11th; spring break hours

Sunday, March 11th, 2012 - Deborah Stanley, Web Editor

The UGA Libraries are closed Sunday, March 11th for spring break. The Main and Science Libraries will reopen Monday March 12th at 8:00a.m. and will be open 8:00a.m.-6:00p.m. through Friday 16th. Normal hours will resume Saturday, March 17th. The Miller Learning Center is closed Sunday 11th, and will be open from ...

Annual Women’s History Month Exhibit, March 1-31

Tuesday, March 6th, 2012 - Deborah Stanley, Web Editor

The annual Women's History Month Exhibit at the Lucy Hargrett Draper Center and Archives for the Study of the Rights of Women in History & Law takes place this month. We invite you to visit the exhibit galleries on the 2nd floor of the Hargrett Rare Book & Manuscript Library, ...

Dedication of the Lucy Hargrett Draper Center, March 17

Tuesday, March 6th, 2012 - Deborah Stanley, Web Editor

The dedication ceremony of the Lucy Hargrett Draper Center & Archives for the Study of the Rights of Women in History & Law, Circa 1550-2050 in celebration of Women's History Month, will take place at 2:00 PM on March 17, 2012. Please join the UGA Library in our formal dedication of ...

Digital Humanities talk at the SCL, March 9th

Wednesday, February 29th, 2012 - Deborah Stanley, Web Editor

Presentation: The History and Future of Academic Conferences (Specifically THATCamp) Who: Amanda French, THATCamp coordinator at the Center for History and New Media at George Mason University When: Friday March 9th, 4:00pm Where: Auditorium, Richard B. Russell Building, home of the Special Collections Libraries Amanda French, THATCamp (The Humanities And Technology Camp) coordinator at ...

UGA Libraries’ new mobile site

Tuesday, November 22nd, 2011 - Deborah Stanley, Web Editor

We are pleased to announce that we are now live with the UGA Libraries' first mobile site! When using a smartphone, you should be automatically redirected to it from our home page. If you want to take a look at it on a desktop machine, you can click the "View ...

New UGA Libraries home page now live!

Wednesday, August 3rd, 2011 - Deborah Stanley, Web Editor

We have been working on a redesign of the UGA Libraries home page, based on feedback from the survey we conducted last year, along with usability testing. The main goals of the redesign were to reduce the number of links you see when you come to the page, while at ...

Confederate Constitution on Display, Tuesday, April 26

Wednesday, April 20th, 2011 - Deborah Stanley, Web Editor

The original Confederate Constitution will be displayed on Tuesday, April 26, 2011 from 8 a.m. until 5 p.m. in the Turner Gallery of the Hargrett Rare Book and Manuscript Library (on the 3rd floor of the Main Library). Information about the Constitution may be found here, and a transcript on this ...

Main and Science Libraries closing at 6:00, Thurs 1/13

Thursday, January 13th, 2011 - Deborah Stanley, Web Editor

The Main and Science Libraries will close today at 6:00pm due to the continuing weather issues.

Take our Multi-Search Survey!

Monday, December 6th, 2010 - Deborah Stanley, Web Editor

Please take a few minutes to check out our new Multi-Search service and fill out the survey! Multi-Search is currently a trial service, and we are eager to hear your feedback. Check it out at http://www.libs.uga.edu/multisearch or from the Multi-Search tab on our home page. Once you are in Multi-Search ...

New Multi-Search service goes live!

Monday, November 1st, 2010 - Deborah Stanley, Web Editor

There's a new tab on our homepage today! Multi-Search allows users to search a significant portion of the Libraries’ resources from a single search box. Multi-Search, which is the UGA Libraries' trial implementation of the Ebsco Discovery Service, contains over ninety databases plus the GIL@UGA Library Catalog. It will gradually ...