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Join us for a guided tour of the exhibit galleries of the Walter J. Brown Media Archives and Peabody Awards Collection, the Hargrett Rare Book and Manuscript Library and the Richard B. Russell Library for Political Research and Studies. Participants should meet in the rotunda of on the second floor of the Richard B. Russell Building Special Collections Libraries (300 S. Hull Street, Athens, GA).

Exhibits now on display include: 

War of Words: Propaganda of World War I (Hargrett Library Gallery) NEW!

Poppies: Women, War, Peace (Hargrett Library Gallery) NEW!

Performing Arts Spotlight: A Streetcar Named Desire (Hargrett Library Gallery) NEW!

Covered in Glory: Football at UGA, 1892-1917 (Rotunda)

Wrestling Temptation: The Quest to Control Alcohol in Georgia (Russell Library Gallery)

Georgia and The Great War (Russell Library Gallery) NEW!

Georgia Music Hall of Fame Spotlight: Whisperin' Bill Anderson (Brown Media Gallery) NEW!

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Cover, To Serve Them All My DaysWhen: Tuesday, August 28th, 5:30-6:30PM
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 the exhibitions and collections at the Richard B. Russell Building Special Collections Libraries, then join us for this monthly book club with light refreshments and discussion on works connected to upcoming/ongoing exhibitions, programs, and collections here at SCL. The monthly titles are selected (and discussions led) by Special Collections staff who help to create these displays/programs, and invite readers to learn more about the topics explored and to take them into new, related areas of interest.

August Selection: To Serve Them All My Days by R.F. Delderfield

This program is free and open to the public. For more information please call (706) 542-5788 or email Jan Hebbard at jhebbard@uga.edu. For more information about the book club, please visit our page on Goodreads.

Start time:
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Join us for a guided tour of the exhibit galleries of the Walter J. Brown Media Archives and Peabody Awards Collection, the Hargrett Rare Book and Manuscript Library and the Richard B. Russell Library for Political Research and Studies. Participants should meet in the rotunda of on the second floor of the Richard B. Russell Building Special Collections Libraries (300 S. Hull Street, Athens, GA).

Exhibits now on display include: 

War of Words: Propaganda of World War I (Hargrett Library Gallery) NEW!

Poppies: Women, War, Peace (Hargrett Library Gallery) NEW!

Performing Arts Spotlight: A Streetcar Named Desire (Hargrett Library Gallery) NEW!

Covered in Glory: Football at UGA, 1892-1917 (Rotunda)

Wrestling Temptation: The Quest to Control Alcohol in Georgia (Russell Library Gallery)

Georgia and The Great War (Russell Library Gallery) NEW!

Georgia Music Hall of Fame Spotlight: Whisperin' Bill Anderson (Brown Media Gallery) NEW!

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The first of this year's Football Friday Tours kicks off Aug. 31 at 3 p.m. in the rotunda of the Special Collections Libraries.

“Fighting Spirit: Wally Butts and UGA Football, 1939-1950” is the 2018 theme

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We are looking for a few good visitors to help us test out new content and techniques for tours of our exhibit galleries! Be one of the first on campus to test drive our latest tour stops, icebreakers, insider gossip, and gallery games at UGA's Special Collections Building.

Our guides will give you a fast paced, high energy tour in one hour or less. At the end, we'll ask you to fill out a short survey letting us know what you loved and loathed about the tour, and what we can do to keep improving. This tour has limited space and requires an RSVP. If you're interested, click HERE to RSVP and tell your friends!

Be a part of our revolution to #MakeMuseumsFun

If you have questions, email Jan Hebbard at jhebbard@uga.edu, subject line: beta tours