Archive for the ‘Collections’ Category

UGA Libraries’ Media Archives receives earliest known home movies of Georgia

Tuesday, July 10th, 2012 - Jean Cleveland

The University of Georgia Libraries’ Walter J. Brown Media Archives, the only public institution in Georgia devoted entirely to preserving moving images, has received a rich and varied film collection including what are likely Georgia’s earliest surviving home movies. Pebble Hill Plantation in Thomasville, Georgia, was the winter home for the ...

Curriculum Materials Library Hours

Thursday, May 24th, 2012 - cbuss

The CML in 207 Aderhold Hall will be closed Sunday & Monday for the Memorial Day Holiday. For more information on the CML's hours, please visit the CML's site.

Main Library Current Periodicals on the Move

Thursday, May 10th, 2012 - Deborah Stanley, Web Editor

We have begun moving the Main Library's current periodicals from the 1st floor to their temporary location on the 2nd floor. Once renovation is complete, they will return to a new location on the 1st floor.

Main/Science Libraries summer renovations

Tuesday, May 1st, 2012 - Kristin Nielsen

The entry floors of the Main Library and the Science Library will undergo renovations beginning in mid-May. By fall, both libraries will feature redesigned study spaces, new computers and furniture, and better-designed service desks. The Libraries plan to maintain our normal Maymester and summer hours, but please expect construction noise as ...

Brown Media Archives and Peabody Awards Collection ready for Grand Opening!

Tuesday, February 14th, 2012 - danroth

The Walter J. Brown Media Archives and Peabody Awards Collection has taken up residence in its new offices at the Richard B. Russell Special Collections Library Building. Preparations are underway for the official building dedication ceremonies, scheduled for Friday, February 17, 2012 at 11:00a.m. 2011 found the Brown Media Archives and Peabody Awards ...

Special Collections Libraries to Close for Move, Fall 2011

Monday, June 13th, 2011 - Jean Cleveland

During the fall of 2011, the UGA Libraries’ three special collections libraries will relocate from the Main Library to the new Special Collections Libraries building currently under construction at 300 Hull Street. The move will result in delays in using materials held by the Hargrett Rare Book and Manuscript Library, Richard ...

UGA Libraries capture an Emmy!

Tuesday, June 29th, 2010 - Jean Cleveland

The University of Georgia Libraries has a new addition – a statuette awarded at the 2010 Southeast Regional Emmy Awards Saturday in Atlanta. Andrew Young Presents: How We Got Over was recognized for technical achievement, one of three Emmys it received. The documentary is largely based historical news footage made ...

New Subject Guide for Vintage Advertising

Thursday, April 29th, 2010 - phoebe

The UGA Libraries has a new online guide listing resources for finding vintage advertising - both print ads and television commercials. Resources for online advertising archives are listed, and so are ways to find vintage ads in print or microfilm versions of  contemporary magazines on the library shelves. (Click image ...

Celebration of Children, Books & Cultures

Thursday, April 15th, 2010 - cbuss

Second Annual Celebration of Children, Books & Cultures: Please join the Curriculum Materials Library, the Department of Language & Literacy Education and CLASE as we host the Second Annual Celebration of Children, Books & Cultures in the Curriculum Materials Library, 207 Aderhold Hall, on Sunday, April 18th from 2:00-4:00. Join ...

New Guide: Genealogy at the UGA Libraries

Monday, March 1st, 2010 - phoebe

The University of Georgia Libraries have a wealth of information about family history and genealogy - maybe even yours!  We now have a new subject guide highlighting some of our print and online resources for finding obituaries, military records, newspapers, census and other vital records, for Georgia and other locations. The ...