Events

Open House for Graduate Students

Are you a new or returning graduate student?

The UGA Libraries are holding open houses especially for you on Monday, August 7 between 2:00-4:00 pm.

Meet your librarians, learn about key online resources and borrowing privileges, and tour the buildings. Librarians will be available to answer questions and demonstrate research tools including the new GIL-Find catalog, GALILEO system of databases, and citation management tools EndNote and RefWorks.

Exhibit Reception, Saving Athens

Join us for a public reception in recognition of the new exhibit, "Saving Athens: Celebrating 50 Years of the Athens-Clarke Heritage Foundation" on Wednesday, July 19th from 12:00-2:00 p.m. in the rotunda of the Richard B. Russell Building Special Collections Libraries. This exhibition highlights the history and work of the Athens-Clarke Heritage Foundation from its founding in 1967 to 2017. This display is one part of a larger series of events to be hosted throughout 2017 in celebration the 50th anniversary of this local preservation non-profit organization.

"From Georgia to California and Back: The Rise, Fall, and Rebirth of Southern Gold Mining"

Dr. Drew Swanson, professor of history at Wright State University, will speak on "From Georgia to California and Back: The Rise, Fall, and Rebirth of Southern Gold Miining" in conjunction with the exhibit "Gold-digging in Georgia: America’s First Gold Rush." A reception will follow.

This event is sponsored by the Willson Center for Humanities and Arts. 

GIL Express hiatus

While GIL Express is unavailable, please use Interlibrary Loan to get books from other USG libraries.

More information about the switch to a new catalog system is here:  http://www.libs.uga.edu/news/new-catalog.