Archive for the ‘Library Notes’ Category

Special Collections request system scheduled for maintenance

Thursday, December 18th, 2014 - Jean Cleveland

Beginning on Friday, December 26th, 2014 from 11:59 p.m. to 4:00 a.m. access to and retrieval of materials in the Hargrett Rare Book and Manuscript Library, Richard B. Russell Library for Political Research and Studies, and Walter J. Brown Media Archives and Peabody Awards collections will be unavailable while updates ...

Application Deadline Extended for Community Docent Program

Thursday, December 18th, 2014 - Richard B. Russell Library

The University of Georgia’s Richard B. Russell Building for Special Collections Libraries is extending the application deadline for participation in its docent program to Friday, January 9, 2015. The Docent Corps is a skilled group of volunteers who provide tours of the exhibit galleries to visitors, ranging from fifth graders ...

Graduating Students – UGA Libraries’ Information

Wednesday, December 10th, 2014 - maryp

If you are graduating this semester, CONGRATULATIONS!! Before leaving campus, please check your library account and clear all outstanding obligations by doing the following: Check your “My Account” record. Return all books before leaving campus even if they are not due. Pay all fines and fees. Payments may be made by cash, check or ...

Popcorn at the MLC

Wednesday, December 10th, 2014 - caroline

It's a Reading Day tradition at the MLC - free popcorn! Now with a day AND night time event. Come get a bag of freshly popped popcorn from your MLC Librarians at 2-3:30pm or 10-11:30pm TODAY. Follow your nose (or find us at the Security desk on the second floor). Good ...

AJC historic coverage through Proquest increases

Wednesday, December 10th, 2014 - Amy Watts

Atlanta Constitution Historical Full Text from ProQuest (available to UGA faculty, students, and staff through GALILEO) offers full-text and full-image articles from the Atlanta Constitution dating back to 1868. Access is provided to digital reproductions of every page from every available issue in downloadable PDF files. Until recently, the coverage ...

Proofreading papers at the Main Library, Dec 8-11

Wednesday, December 3rd, 2014 - Amy Watts

As a support service leading up to final exams, librarians in the Main Library are offering light proofreading of student papers. We'll check your citations and give your paper a once-over for typographical errors and such. We're not the Writing Center, so we're not able to evaluate the concept, thesis, ...

MLC Thanksgiving Break Hours

Friday, November 21st, 2014 - amber

The Miller Learning Center's  schedule will adjust for the Thanksgiving holiday. Saturday, November 21 - MLC closes at midnight. Sunday, November 22 - Closed Monday, November 23 to Wednesday, November 25  - Open 7 a.m. - 5 p.m. Thursday, November 24 and Friday, November 25 - Closed Saturday, November 29 - Open 7 a.m. to ...

Thanksgiving Week Library Hours – Main and Science Libraries

Friday, November 21st, 2014 - maryp

The Main and Science Libraries are closed: Saturday, November 22 Sunday, November 23 Beginning on Monday, November 24, the Libraries will operate with reduced hours as follows: Monday, November 24 and Tuesday, November 25 – 8am to 6pm Wednesday, November 26 – 8am to 5pm Thursday, November 27 – Closed for Thanksgiving Friday, November 28 - 12pm ...

Special Collections retrieval system scheduled for update

Friday, November 21st, 2014 - Jean Cleveland

On Wednesday, November 26th starting at 8 a.m., access to and retrieval of materials in the Hargrett Rare Book and Manuscript Library, Richard B. Russell Library for Political Research and Studies, and Walter J. Brown Media Archives and Peabody Awards Collection will be limited while the patron management system is ...

‘Selznick’s March,” a talk about Gone With the Wind premiere

Tuesday, November 18th, 2014 - Jean Cleveland

  Matthew Bernstein, chair of film and media studies at Emory University, will speak on “'Selznick's March': The Atlanta Premiere of Gone with the Wind” Dec. 5 at 4 p.m. at the Richard B. Russell Building Special Collections Libraries. The world premiere of Gone With the Wind in Atlanta was the culmination ...