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Birrell, Thornton Appointed Associate Deans for University Libraries

Monday, September 23, 2019

Lori Birrell has been appointed associate dean for Special Collections, and Joel Thornton has been appointed interim associate dean for Research and Learning.

Libraries Appointments

Graduate Student Will Teague to Speak at Mullins Library Oct. 10

Wednesday, September 18, 2019

Will Teague, a doctoral candidate in history, will present "Deportation as Diplomacy: Carter and the US-Iranian Relationship" at 5 p.m. Oct. 10 in the Special Collections reading room.

J. William Fulbright College of Arts & Sciences Libraries Events Humanities International Lectures History

Last Day to Register for Textbook Cost Reduction Workshops

Friday, September 13, 2019

The campus community is invited to a series of events Tuesday, Sept. 24, in ARKU 512 to learn about ways to reduce the cost of textbooks for students.

Libraries Academic Affairs Events

Open Textbook Network Faculty Workshop and Paid Review

Tuesday, September 10, 2019

University faculty can learn about reducing the cost of textbooks for their students at an Open Educational Resources workshop from 12:30-2:30 p.m. Tuesday, Sept. 24, in Arkansas Union 512.

Libraries Academic Affairs Events

Elaine Massacre Exhibit on Display in Mullins Library

Friday, September 06, 2019

An exhibit is now up in Mullins Library with materials related to the Elaine Race Massacre of 1919, in which as many as 200 African American people were killed.


Herr to Offer Free Webinar on Research Misconduct

Wednesday, September 04, 2019

The campus community is invited to join Melody Herr, head of the Office of Scholarly Communications, for the webinar Research Misconduct: Definitions, Causes, and Responses from 10-11 a.m. Wednesday, Sept. 11.

Libraries Events Lectures Research & Innovation

Book Signing With Librarian and Author Amy Allen This Saturday

Tuesday, August 20, 2019

Amy Allen, university archivist and author, will be signing copies of her book, University of Arkansas (Campus History), this Saturday from noon to 3 p.m. at the Barnes & Noble in Fayetteville.

Libraries Events Humanities

Birrell to Present 'Becoming History Keepers' Workshop Aug. 21

Friday, August 16, 2019

Birrell will share tools and methods used by the Special Collections department to preserve documents. 

Libraries Events Lectures Libraries Outreach

University Libraries' Architectural Archivist to Speak at Crystal Bridges Tomorrow

Friday, July 26, 2019

Catherine Wallack, architectural records archivist for University Libraries, will host a gallery conversation titled Benton and the Buffalo River at 1 p.m. Saturday, July 27, at Crystal Bridges Museum of American Art.

J. William Fulbright College of Arts & Sciences Libraries Arts Events Lectures Art

Libraries and ASG Provide Test Prep Books for MCAT, GRE, More

Thursday, June 27, 2019

Twenty-four new test prep books are now available in course reserves at Mullins Library thanks to a partnership with the Associated Student Government. Subjects include law, medicine, nursing and more.

Graduate School Libraries Student Affairs Academic Affairs Associated Student Government
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