AUSTIN, Texas—The University of Texas at Austin has become the newest partner in a broad book digitization project with Google.
AUSTIN, Texas—The University Federal Credit Union (UFCU) has given the University of Texas Libraries $500,000 for the renovation of the Perry-Castañeda Library's (PCL) main floor.
Austin, TX (September 22, 2006) - The University of Texas Libraries is pleased to join with organizations nationwide in recognition of the 25th Anniversary of Banned Books Week. Observed since 1982, this annual ALA event reminds Americans not to take this precious democratic freedom for granted.
Austin, TX (September 13, 2006) - An archival collection of materials by Pulitzer Prize-winning playwright, actor and author Sam Shepard has been acquired by the University of Texas Libraries.
Austin, TX (July 6, 2006) - Three University of Texas at Austin students were awarded Apple iPod nanos for their participation in a University of Texas Libraries user satisfaction survey.
Austin, TX (April 27, 2006) - An endowment to benefit the University of Texas Libraries has been established to recognize its retired director, Harold Billings.
Austin, TX (April 18, 2006) - The University Federal Credit Union (UFCU) has awarded $20,000 to the University of Texas Libraries toward its inaugural annual giving campaign.
AUSTIN, Texas (March 24, 2006) - The Nettie Lee Benson Latin American Collection hosts its fourth annual celebration of Latino culture, ¡A Viva Voz!, on April 12, 2006, at 5 p.m., with a reception following a talk by Jaime Hernandez of Los Bros Hernandez, creators of the Love and Rockets comics and graphic novels. The public is invited.
AUSTIN, Texas (March 9, 2006) - The University of Texas Libraries has received the largest single gift in its history, a $1 million grant from University of Texas at Austin alumna Jan J. Roberts, who has established an endowment in honor of her late husband, Richard T. "Dick" Roberts.
The University of Texas Libraries will host a reading by two up-and-coming literary stars in the Life Science Library at The University of Texas on March 9.