Archive for the ‘Library Events’ Category
Tuesday, March 24th, 2015 - Jean Cleveland
This April Fools' Day will be one to remember at the UGA Libs
Habitat for Humanity International will frame a house, to be used as affordable housing in Athens, on the lawn of the University of Georgia Richard B. Russell Building Special Collections Libraries April 1.
The symbolic house framing will be the ...
Monday, March 23rd, 2015 - Richard B. Russell Library
What: March Meeting, The Rest of the Story Book Club
When: Tuesday, March 24, 5:30-7:00PM
Where: Room 258, Richard B. Russell Building Special Collections Libraries
Have you ever visited an exhibit and felt you only heard the first part of a truly great story?
If you’re a visitor who wants to learn more about ...
Thursday, March 19th, 2015 - Jean Cleveland
On Thursday, May 21st, between 11:00 p.m. and 3:00 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 are made ...
Wednesday, March 18th, 2015 - Richard B. Russell Library
The Russell Library's First Person Project has partnered with #I Too Am UGA to document diversity on university campuses as part of a national, student-driven campaign.
The purpose of #ITooAmUGA is to provide students the opportunity to have their stories heard and to advocate for campus diversity and inclusivity for ...
Monday, March 16th, 2015 - Jean Cleveland
A selection of paintings by Winston Churchill, iconic statesman, Nobel Prize winner, and wartime hero, will be exhibited at the University of Georgia Hargrett Rare Book and Manuscript Library from March 18-April 17.
The Art of Diplomacy: Winston Churchill and the Pursuit of Painting will include seven Churchill paintings and numerous ...
Thursday, March 5th, 2015 - Jean Cleveland
The Georgia Writers Hall of Fame at the University of Georgia Libraries is launching a new initiative to honor Georgia literature by encouraging Georgia residents to read at least one book by each inductee before the annual November ceremony.
Vereen Bell, Taylor Branch, Paul Hemphill and Janisse Ray are the 2015 ...
Tuesday, March 3rd, 2015 - Jean Cleveland
Steven Brown and Mary Linneman of the Hargrett Rare Book and Manuscript Library will lead a talk March 15 on "Athens By Leaps & Bounds! -- The Development of Athens Shown in Historic Maps 1793-1946 from the Hargrett Library."
This meeting of the Athens Historical Society, at the Richard B. Russell ...
Tuesday, March 3rd, 2015 - Amy Watts
Spring Break starts this Friday - are you prepared? By which, of course, we mean, Have you picked out what book to read???
We’ve picked some good beach reads and then thoughtfully made them beach ready by putting them in a sand- and water- proof bag. (Preservation librarian approved!) Stop by ...
Tuesday, March 3rd, 2015 - Mazie Bowen
The annual Women’s History Month Exhibit at the Lucy Hargrett Draper Center and Archives for the Study of the Rights of Women in History & Law will be on display throughout March in the exhibit galleries of the Hargrett Rare Book & Manuscript Library, Richard B. Russell building, home of ...
Friday, February 13th, 2015 - Jean Cleveland
Today is World Radio Day.
How are you celebrating?
You can enjoy listening to UGA's own WUGA (91.7 and 97.9 FM) at http://www.wuga.org/index.phpor our student station, WUOG (90.5 FM) , athttp://wuog.org/
The Walter J. Brown Media Archives holds over 20,000 radio programs dating from 1940 to the present. Many of these are in ...