Archive for the ‘Staff news’ Category

Library staff member Jermaine King featured in Columns

Tuesday, August 16th, 2011 - Amy Watts

Media Desk Supervisor Jermaine King has been featured in the campus publication Columns: But what may be most surprising about the collection isn't the classic Shakespeare or Audrey Hepburn movies, it's that modern films like The Social Network, Iron Man and Black Swan are all available for checkout by faculty, ...

Opening Reception: 2009 LSA Art Exhibit

Thursday, July 30th, 2009 - Richard B. Russell Library

Homegrown Talent The 2009 LSA Art Exhibit What: Opening Reception When: Friday, August 7th from 3:30-4:30 PM Where: Main Library entryway Each year the Library Staff Association coordinates a nonjuried exhibit of artwork to showcase the diverse talents, hobbies, and interests of the Libraries' staff and faculty. Some examples of artwork in past ...

UGA librarian to appear on Jeopardy! Friday, 2/13

Thursday, February 12th, 2009 - Amy Watts

[caption id="attachment_1121" align="alignleft" width="300" caption="UGA librarian Diane Trap with Jeopardy! host Alex Trebek -- photo courtesy of Jeopardy! Productions Inc."][/caption] Diane Trap, a reference librarian here at the University will make her Jeopardy! debut, Friday, February 13.  Locally, Jeopardy is syndicated on Channel 36, WATL (Channel 3 for Charter Cable customers).  ...

Operation Safe Drive

Tuesday, November 11th, 2008 - Jean Cleveland

UGA Parking Services is offering a free service for all UGA card holders: a checkup for your car! Services include fluid levels check, belt and hose assessment, wiper blade inspection and tire pressure check and fill Nov. 18 from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. at the Tate Center parking lot. ...

South Campus Writing Center will open on Monday, 25 Aug.

Friday, August 22nd, 2008 - Ian Thomas, Science Library

The South Campus Writing Center will open for Fall Semester on Monday, 25 August for students needing help with their writing projects. The SCWC is located in the Science Library room 201 (immediately to your left when you enter the library). The daytime hours are Monday-Friday, 10:00 a.m. - 2:00 ...

The UGA Libraries Go Green!

Thursday, July 31st, 2008 - Jean Cleveland

The UGA Physical Plant is implementing a Go Green policy on campus and the Libraries housekeeping department is in the process of switching to alternative cleaning products and practices. A Staff Forum with John Chittom, president of Athens Janitorial Supply Co., will be held Aug. 11 at 3 p.m. ...

Construction Projects at Main

Wednesday, July 2nd, 2008 - Jean Cleveland

Two construction projects at Main in coming weeks will likely produce noise. Beginning today, some of the toilets in the Old Building are being replaced with more water efficient models. Beginning next week, office space will be constructed on the west side of the Annex basement (where the periodicals ...

Blood Drive, Science Library, 24 June

Tuesday, June 10th, 2008 - Ian Thomas, Science Library

There will be a Red Cross blood drive in the lobby between the Science Library and Boyd on Tuesday, June 24, 2008, 10pm-3pm. Please check here to see the updated blood donation eligibility guidelines (they have changed slightly). If you would like to schedule a time to donate, please email ...

Parking limited on 5/19

Thursday, May 15th, 2008 - Jean Cleveland

In conjunction with current periodicals and newspapers moving to the First Floor, new shelving will be delivered Monday, May 19, which will limit use of the parking lot next to Main. In order to free-up spots for handicapped parking, state vehicles will be moved and those with handicap permits will be ...

Periodicals moving

Tuesday, May 13th, 2008 - Jean Cleveland

Preparations are underway for the move of current periodicals and newspapers to the 1st floor, Main, formerly the Reading Room. The move should be complete by the end of May