Archive for the ‘Building info’ Category

“How Do You See the MLC?” Contest Winners

Wednesday, October 16th, 2013 - amber

Congratulations to Dan Myung and Daniel Saunders, winners of our "How Do You See the MLC?" Photo and Video Contest. (See all the entries on Tumblr. Photos are also exhibited across from Jittery Joe's on the second floor.) Winners received an iPad mini. Thanks to the UGA Parents and Families ...

Open Access Week and webcast by the ASERL

Tuesday, October 15th, 2013 - Liz

Open Access Week begins on October 21st, so please take the time to explore these issues in academic publishing. The ASERL is hosting a live webcast/chat session with Peter Suber, author of the refutation to the “sting” of open access published in Science. The webcast is at 2PM EST on October ...

Bulldog Book Club: Gulp 10/16

Tuesday, October 15th, 2013 - Amy Watts

Wednesday, October 16 12:00 p.m. Jittery Joe's, Miller Learning Center Gulp by Mary Roach Why is crunchy food so appealing? Why is it so hard to find words for flavors and smells? Why doesn’t the stomach digest itself? How much can you eat before your stomach bursts? Can constipation kill you? Did it kill Elvis? ...

Libraries closed on Saturday 12th

Friday, October 11th, 2013 - maryp

The Main and Science Libraries will be closed on Saturday, October 12. The Libraries will resume regular operating hours on Sunday, October 13.

Joe Samuel Starnes to discuss “Fall Line”

Thursday, October 10th, 2013 - Amy Watts

Monday, November 18, 2013 4:00 pm Zell B. Miller Learning Center Sidney Samuel Thomas Reading Room Joe Samuel Starnes, a UGA alumnus, will be discussing his latest novel, Fall Line, with a focus on his research for the book that takes place on one day in Georgia in 1955. Fall Line, published in November 2011 ...

Renovation Update – Main Library

Thursday, October 10th, 2013 - Amy Watts

We are beginning the renovation of the 3rd floor Reading Room tomorrow, beginning with machine-grinding the floor to prep it for floor covering.  This work is estimated to last 2 days and may be fairly loud in the main entry lobby as the ceiling for this area is the floor ...

MLC 10th Anniversary Photo & Video Contest Entries

Monday, October 7th, 2013 - amber

Thank you to all the students who entered our 10th Anniversary contest! We loved viewing how you "see the MLC." Winners will be announced October 10 during the Miller Learning Center 10th anniversary celebration.  To see all the photo and video entries, visit mlc10thcontest.tumblr.com.

Bulldog Book Club: Gulp 10/7

Thursday, October 3rd, 2013 - Amy Watts

Monday, October 7 4:00 p.m. Jittery Joe's, Miller Learning Center Gulp by Mary Roach Why is crunchy food so appealing? Why is it so hard to find words for flavors and smells? Why doesn’t the stomach digest itself? How much can you eat before your stomach bursts? Can constipation kill you? Did it kill Elvis? ...

Celebrate the MLC’s 10th Anniversary – 10/10 @ 1:30-3:30

Wednesday, October 2nd, 2013 - amber

Please join us to celebrate the Miller Learning Center's 10th anniversary on Thursday, October 10th from 1:30-3:30 p.m. The celebration will be held on the second floor colonnade (across from Jittery Joe's). We will have cake, punch, and 1500 cupcakes plus door prizes and party favors. UGA President Jere Morehead and ...

Bulldog Book Club: The Ocean at the End… 10/2

Tuesday, October 1st, 2013 - Amy Watts

Wednesday, October 2 12:00 p.m. Jittery Joe's, Miller Learning Center The Ocean at the End of the Lane by Neil Gaiman Forty years ago, our narrator, who was then a seven-year-old boy, unwittingly discovered a neighboring family’s supernatural secret. What happens next is an imaginative romp through otherworldly adventure that could only come from Gaiman's ...