Special Collections Libraries Host Faculty Open House April 17th

Monday, April 8th, 2013 - Richard B. Russell Library

The Richard B. Russell Building Special Collections Libraries will celebrate its first anniversary with an open house for university faculty. Scheduled for 2-6 p.m. Wednesday, April 17, the event will spotlight faculty members who have formed innovative collaborations with the Special Collections Libraries and showcase the exhibits and collections of the ...

UGA Special Collections Libraries Launch Community Docent Program

Friday, January 4th, 2013 - Richard B. Russell Library

The University of Georgia’s Richard B. Russell Building for Special Collections Libraries is now accepting applications for participants in its docent program. The Docent Corps is a skilled group of volunteers who provide tours of the library galleries to visitors, ranging from fifth graders to adults. Docents are trained to ...

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 ...

Black History Month screening series concludes

Monday, February 23rd, 2009 - Peabody Awards Collection

The fourth and final program in the 2009 Peabody Awards Collection Black History Month screening series will be presented this Tuesday, February 24 at 7 p.m. in Room 348 of the Miller Learning Center.  In The Return of the King, an episode of the animated series Boondocks, Dr. Martin Luther ...

Third Black History Month Screening this week

Monday, February 16th, 2009 - Peabody Awards Collection

The 2009 Peabody Awards Collection Black History Month screening series continues this Tuesday, February 17, with "Out of Control: AIDS in Black America,"a shocking ABC News report that explores the conditions which have led to the devastating effects of AIDS in African-American communities and lays responsibility for stopping the epidemic ...

Black History Month screening series continues

Monday, February 9th, 2009 - Peabody Awards Collection

The 2009 Peabody Awards Collection Black History Month screening series continues this Tuesday, February 10 with "The Education of Ms. Groves," a Peabody-Award winning Dateline NBC report that chronicles the adventures of Teach for America volunteer Monica Groves in an Atlanta middle school. The film will be shown at 7 p.m. ...

Black History Month Screening Series begins

Monday, February 2nd, 2009 - Peabody Awards Collection

The 2009 Peabody Awards Collection Black History Month screening series begins Tuesday, February 3 with "Sisters-in-Law." This festival favorite from Vixen Films has won over 20 awards, including a 2007 Peabody Award. The film will be shown at 7 p.m. in Room 348 of the Miller Learning Center. Free and open ...

2009 Peabody Awards Collection Black History Month screenings

Wednesday, January 14th, 2009 - Peabody Awards Collection

In observance of Black History Month, the Peabody Awards Collection at the University of Georgia Libraries will screen recent Peabody recipients on Tuesday nights throughout February 2009. Each of the programs will be shown at 7 p.m. in Room 348 of the Miller Learning Center. The free screenings are open to ...