Archive for the ‘Library Notes’ Category

Important News for eLC Users

Thursday, October 30th, 2014 - Deborah Stanley, Web Editor

Students are now automatically logged into GALILEO when they log into eLC and can search GALILEO directly from eLC without having to enter their MyID and password. Give it a try! Please note: Some databases still require the additional MyID and password login.

Fall Break Library Hours

Thursday, October 30th, 2014 - maryp

It's Fall Break! The Main and Science Libraries are operating on the break schedule as follows: Thursday, October 30 - 7:30am to 9pm Friday, October 31 - 8am to 6pm Happy Halloween!  

Writers Hall of Fame events Nov. 9 and 10

Thursday, October 23rd, 2014 - Jean Cleveland

Mary Hood, Alfred Uhry and the late Olive Ann Burns will be inducted into the Georgia Writers Hall of Fame Nov. 10 at the University of Georgia Richard B. Russell Building Special Collections Libraries. The annual observance begins Nov. 9: At 2 p.m., Hood will read from selected works. A Brunswick native, ...

Vault Tour at Special Collections

Thursday, October 23rd, 2014 - Jean Cleveland

Special tours of the cavernous subterranean vault holding the archival treasures of the UGA Special Collections Libraries will be part of the regular Tuesday Tours at 2 p.m. Nov. 11. Normally closed to the public, staff will take visitors to see the 30,000-square-foot chamber which is kept at 50 degrees to ...

November 5th: Libraries offer TWO Free Workshops on Preparing NSF Data Management Plans with DMP TOOL

Thursday, October 23rd, 2014 - mariann

Preparing Data Management Plans: Workshops on Nov. 5 North Campus: 9-11 a.m., Miller Learning Center, Rm 348 South Campus: 1-3 p.m. , Coverdell building, Rm 175 Many federal funding agencies, including NIH and NSF, require that grant applications contain data management plans for projects involving data collection. To support researchers in meeting this ...

I Love MLC 24/7 Contest

Thursday, October 9th, 2014 - caroline

New contest to celebrate going to 24/7! Make a Vine, tweet @MLCUGA with #mlc247. Best one gets a fabulous prize! Take a look at one we made. https://vine.co/v/OmEhEijXu6w

Russell Library to Host Scholars & Policymakers Symposium Oct. 27-28

Tuesday, October 7th, 2014 - Richard B. Russell Library

ATHENS, GA -- The Richard B. Russell Library for Political Research and Studies will host a scholars and policymakers symposium to celebrate the Library’s 40th anniversary year on Oct. 27-28, 2014 in the Richard B. Russell Building Special Collections Libraries. Richard Baker, US Senate Historian Emeritus, will kick off the ...

Libraries closed on UGA home game day

Friday, September 26th, 2014 - maryp

The Main and Science Libraries will be closed on Saturday, October 4, for the UGA home game vs. Vanderbilt.  The libraries will resume their regular semester hours on Sunday, October 5. Saturday, October 4 – Closed Sunday, October 5 – 1PM to 2AM

Small Spaces, Big Ideas Design Contest

Tuesday, September 23rd, 2014 - Amy Watts

Both the Main and Science Libraries buildings have seen considerable renovations in recent years. However, there are still some spots we think could use some improving. We want to know what YOU would do with the spaces, given the chance. The Spaces   [gallery columns="2" ids="9109,9105,9107,9106"] The Big Ideas We want you to show us ...

Banned Books Week, Sept 21-27

Monday, September 22nd, 2014 - Amy Watts

The Main Library, Science Library, and the Curriculum Materials Library in Aderhold are all hosting displays this week of  Banned or Challenged books to celebrate Banned Book Week. Each book, while wrapped, has a label with a brief description of its plot/content, its publication date, and whether it’s fiction or non-fiction. The ...