04/2009

AUSTIN, Texas (April 1, 2009)–Dr. Elizabeth Richmond-Garza will guide a discussion of Bram Stoker's "Dracula" on April 6 and (this event has been cancelled) Dr. Jennifer Wilks will direct a discussion of "The Brief Wondrous Life of Oscar Wao" by Junot Díaz on April 21 in events hosted by the...
AUSTIN, Texas – Staff members of the University of Texas Libraries have been honored for their work in information literacy. The Library Instruction Roundtable, an arm of the Texas Library Association (TLA), has awarded its Library Instruction Project of the Year honor to Library Instruction...
On Thursday April 16, at 6:00pm, the University of Texas Libraries presents “When Barbara Jordan Talked, We Listened - A Panel Discussion," produced by the Texas Politics Project (TPP) in the College of Liberal Arts. This event is part of a program by the Libraries honoring Jordan in the lead-up to...
The University of Texas Libraries encourages you to celebrate National Library Week, April 12-18, by visiting your local library. First sponsored in 1958, National Library Week is a national observance sponsored by the American Library Association (ALA) and libraries across the country each April...
AUSTIN, TX (October 7, 1998) – In less than a year the UT Austin General Libraries has acquired numerous new scholarly books, full-text online databases, microfilm copies of archival materials and major print-based reference sets that have not been previously available to UT System scholars,...
AUSTIN, TX (August 4, 2003) – Two exhibits highlighting architectural information resources and services available to students, faculty, staff and the general public on The University of Texas at Austin campus are now on view: "Architecture and Planning Library Collections and Services" in the Main...
Public symposium to focus on the dramatic changes in academic publishing and their effect on promotion and tenure, library collections and the conduct of research November 18, 2004 EVENT: Publishing and the Academy: Current Issues Sponsored by the College of Liberal Arts and the University of Texas...
AUSTIN, Texas – The Perry-Castañeda Library at The University of Texas at Austin has extended its hours for an additional period in advance of spring semester final exams. Beginning at 7:00am on May 1 and extending through the last day of final exams on May 19, the PCL will be open for twenty-four...

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