Events

CSCI4830/6830 Virtual Reality Final Projects Demonstrations - Science Library

On Thursday, May 3 between 12pm and 3pm drop by the Science Library's Makerspace (room 381) and Informatics Visualization Lab (room 382) to experience the virtual realities created by UGA CSCI4830/6830 students. These live demonstrations are a great opportunity to talk with the students leading the way with this emerging technology, the clients from across campus units about why VR was selected as the appropriate technology for their research and instruction needs, and see the Science Library Makerspace where many of these projects were made.

The Authentic Harper Lee: Letters and Stories from a Quarter-Century Friendship

Wayne Flynt, professor emeritus in the department of history at Auburn University, is  one of the most recognized and honored scholars of Southern history, politics, and religion. His latest book, published in 2017, is Mockingbird Songs: My Friendship with Harper Lee. He has also published his memoir Keeping the Faith: Ordinary People, Extraordinary Lives, in which he writes about his experiences in the Civil Rights movement.

Sheffield Hale is president and CEO of the Atlanta History Center. 

LSA Spring Book Sale

It's that time again - our bi-annual LSA Book Sale will be taking place in the Main Library Lobby. We'll be slinging books faster than you can say "John Grisham Mass Market Paperback." 

In addition to supporting Library Staff Association activities, proceeds from the book sale will be donated to the libraries’ Paws N Relax partners, the Athens Area Humane Society and Madison-Oconee Animal Shelter. Helping the book sale in anyway means you’re helping lil pups and kitties! Books and animals! What could be better!?