AUSTIN, Texas — President-Elect of the American Library Association (ALA) Camila Alire will present a talk at 4 p.m. on Thursday, Feb. 12 in the Rare Books and Manuscripts Reading Room at the Nettie Lee Benson Latin American Collection. This event is free and open to the public.
AUSTIN, Texas (December 11, 2008) – The Architecture and Planning Library at The University of Texas at Austin has launched a Web site that will serve as the authoritative resource for information about an acclaimed Dallas architect and his work.
AUSTIN, Texas (December 5, 2008) – A new exhibition of cultural artifacts from West Africa will be displayed at the Fine Arts Library at The University of Texas at Austin from Dec. 5 through March 5, 2009.
AUSTIN, Texas (November 13, 2008) – The University of Texas Libraries will host "Crunch Time" from Nov. 18-20 at the Perry-Castañeda Library (PCL) to raise awareness of beneficial resources and services which are available at the point of need during the pressure-filled final weeks of the semester, as well as the rest of the year.
AUSTIN, Texas (November 10, 2008) –"The Littlefield History of the Civil War Era," a 16-volume series of books covering the earliest rumblings of disunion to Reconstruction, has been announced by The University of Texas Libraries.
AUSTIN, Texas–El novelista, poeta, dramaturgo y cineasta español Vicente Molina-Foix visitará la Universidad de Texas en Austin para participar en eventos relacionados con su trabajo de escritor.
Molina Foix dará una conferencia acerca de su aclamada novela “El abrecartas” el Martes 11 de Noviembre y dará una lectura de sus poemas el Miércoles 12 de Noviembre.
AUSTIN, Texas (September 23, 2008) —Visitors to the University of Texas Libraries catalog can now use a new feature to "check out" books before they check them out through incorporation of the Google Book Search feature, which will allow users to browse and read content from Google Books (http://books.google.com/) directly from a book's record screen in the library catalog.
AUSTIN, Texas (2008-09-09) –The Nettie Lee Benson Latin American Collection of the University of Texas Libraries has opened the Joyce Horman and Edmund Horman Papers to researchers.
AUSTIN, Texas (2008-09-09) – The University of Texas at Austin is joining 29 other universities participating in the Copyright Clearance Center’s burgeoning Annual License program, which will provide the rights to use a repertoire of resource materials for a range of research and teaching purposes for students, faculty and researchers.
AUSTIN, Texas (July 16, 2008) —The University of Texas Libraries have received a $1.2 million grant from The Bridgeway Foundation to collect and preserve in digital form the fragile record of genocide and human rights conflicts worldwide.
The Bridgeway Foundation, the philanthropic arm of Bridgeway Capital Management, Inc., in Houston, has taken an active role in combating oppression, genocide and human rights violations.