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Build We Must: U of A Landscape Continues to Grow and Change
Some campus construction projects are complete, others are works in progress, and still more are set to begin this semester.
University Libraries Spotlight: Elaine Thornton
Elaine Thornton has a passion for teaching, research and building collections. Working as an academic librarian has given her the opportunity to combine these interests.
Curiosity Unbound: Samuel C. Dellinger, Champion of the University Museum
The exhibit features objects and ephemera of the late University of Arkansas professor, University Museum curator from 1925-1960, and conservationist Samuel C. Dellinger.
Parker Selected to Attend National Digital Stewardship Residency Symposium
Digital services librarian Martha Parker was one of few selected to attend the 2017 National Digital Stewardship Residency Symposium this spring at the Library of Congress in Washington, D.C.
Mapping the Natural State: Arkansans Making and Using Maps
An exhibit at University Libraries titled Mapping the Natural State: Arkansans Making and Using Maps features maps of Arkansas, as well as maps drawn by Arkansans. The exhibit is up until Sept. 7.
Williams Appointed Librarian-in-Residence
When Marianne Williams first set foot in the Dickson Street Bookstore, she knew Fayetteville was her kind of place. Williams was appointed Librarian-in-Residence for University Libraries July 10.
University Libraries Complete Largest Digital Collection to Date
The Arkansas Extension Circulars have been digitized and are now available online.
Everything You Need to Know About the Aug. 21 Solar Eclipse
An astronomer and students in the U of A physics department have created a one-stop information website about the upcoming event.
Birrell Appointed Head of Special Collections for University Libraries
Lori Birrell has found a new home as head of Special Collections at the University of Arkansas Libraries. She assumed the new role July 10.
University Libraries Digitize Southland Papers
A new digital exhibit is now available for viewing on the University Libraries' website tells the story of the first institution of higher learning west of the Mississippi River for African-Americans.