News Category: Space & Service Transformation

Libraries Host Re-Think It Conference on the Future of Libraries

Jan. 8, 2018

The University of Texas Libraries begin the new year looking forward with a gathering of experts and advocates to consider the future of libraries.

Re-think it: Libraries for a New Age” is a national conference that brings together academic, public and K-12 librarians, administrators, technologists, architects, designers, furniture manufacturers and educators to collectively re-think the increasingly important role libraries play in the communities they serve.

Loan Period Extended for Undergraduates

Nov. 14, 2017

Undergraduates will now have the same loan period as all other campus patrons of the University of Texas Libraries.

Beginning December 1, the loan duration for materials will extend from 28 days to a semester-long period, allowing students greater time to focus on learning and less on managing access to resources.

New Design Program Space Opens at Fine Arts

Oct. 12, 2017

On Thursday, October 12, representatives of the Libraries joined College of Fine Arts Dean Doug Dempster and Provost Maurie McInnis to fete the opening of space on the fourth floor of the Fine Arts Library redeveloped to serve as a home for the newly announced School of Design and Creative Technologies.The renovation project,