Archive for the ‘Library Notes’ Category

Flower and Bake Sale, Friday, Feb 13

Tuesday, February 10th, 2015 - Amy Watts

On Friday, February 13th, the Libraries Staff Association will be holding its annual Flower and Bake Sale! It will be from 10:00am to 2:00pm at the Main and Science Libraries, and the MLC will hold its flower sale from 10:00am to 2:00pm. All baked goods will be $1! Roses, carnations, and other ...

Book displays for February now up

Monday, February 9th, 2015 - Amy Watts

For the month of February, our book displays at Main, Science, and the Curriculum Materials Library feature books set in hot or cold climates/weather. The groundhog said six more weeks of winter - if that prospect delights you, pick up a book about Arctic exploration or murder most foul during ...

Special Collections Libraries request system to be unavailable during maintenance

Thursday, February 5th, 2015 - Jean Cleveland

Beginning on Friday, February 6, 2015 from 11:59 pm  to 4:00 am 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 are ...

Join the UGA Libraries / MLC Student Advisory Group!

Thursday, January 22nd, 2015 - caroline

Are you interested in helping us shape the future of the Libraries and MLC? We are looking for 3-5 members to join the Student Advisory Group for the coming year. The group will meet twice annually to capture feedback from students about Libraries/MLC services, resources, facilities, and programming in order to ...

Martin Luther King, Jr. Holiday Library Hours

Friday, January 16th, 2015 - maryp

The Main and Science Libraries will operate with reduced hours in observance of Martin Luther King, Jr. Day as follows: Sunday, January 18 – 1PM to 9PM Monday, January 19 - CLOSED Regular semester hours will resume on Tuesday, January 20 – 7:30AM to 2AM.

Power restored at Main Library

Friday, January 16th, 2015 - Amy Watts

The Main Library once again has power throughout the entire building.  Hooray!

Power outage at Main Library

Friday, January 16th, 2015 - Amy Watts

Parts of the Main Library are temporarily without power. What's NOT working: WEPA print kiosks on 1st and 4th floor Library printers in front part of 1st floor Reference desk phones What IS working: Library printers in back room of first floor Access Services (Circulation) phones Checking out materials at circulation desk Elevators in back part of building Expect this ...

Request forms working again

Wednesday, January 7th, 2015 - Amy Watts

Thank you for your patience as our systems came back online after the break.  GIL Express and Repository requests should be working again. Please contact us if you're encountering problems with either system.

Special Collections request system scheduled for maintenance

Thursday, December 18th, 2014 - Jean Cleveland

Beginning on Friday, February 6, 2015 from 11:59 pm  to 4:00 am 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 are ...

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 ...