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LSU Libraries to close at 3 p.m. Jan. 16

Middleton Library and Hill Memorial Library will close at 3 p.m. today, Tuesday, Jan. 16, due to expected winter weather conditions. Plans for tomorrow are contingent on the weather. Check back for updates.

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MLK holiday hours

LSU Libraries will have adjusted hours during MLK holiday. Middleton Library will be open January 13 from 12 p.m. to 4 p.m. and January 14 from 12 p.m. to 6 p.m. Middleton Library will open at 2 p.m. on Monday

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LSU Libraries joins Islandora Foundation

LSU Libraries has recently become a member of the Islandora Foundation, joining institutions such as the American Philosophical Society and the Smithsonian Institution in an effort to support and further the Islandora project. Islandora is an open source digital library/digital repository

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The LSU student press: an annotated bibliography (part 5)

Note: This is the fifth in a five-part occasional series on LSU’s official and unofficial student newspapers, yearbooks, magazines, and literary journals.   The Civilian   |   1970-1987, 1998, 2001-2003, 2004-present Law Library (ask at reference desk) Hill Memorial Library UARCHIVES

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Jacob Fontenot is the new head of Interlibrary Loan

Jacob Fontenot is the new head of the Interlibrary Loan Department (ILL) at LSU Libraries. The ILL Department enables LSU students, faculty, and staff to borrow books, articles, CDs, DVDs, and other materials from academic libraries throughout the world to

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LSU Libraries welcomes Nick Skaggs to a new position

Nick Skaggs recently became LSU Libraries’ new Manuscripts Processing Archivist for Special Collections. Skaggs has worked for LSU Libraries since July 2016 when he accepted his first position as a library associate in the Public and Research Services Department at

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LSU Libraries welcomes Emily Frank to a new position

Emily Frank is LSU Libraries’ new Coordinator of Scholarship and Open Access. Frank has been with LSU Libraries since August 2013 when she started as the Instructional Technologies and Engineering Librarian. As the Coordinator of Scholarship and Open Access, Frank

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Middleton Library to close at 8 p.m. Dec. 8

Due to safety concerns about the weather and limited buses, Middleton Library will close at 8 p.m. tonight. We will be open tomorrow, December 9 from 7 a.m. Until 6 p.m.

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Winter break and New Year’s holiday hours

Libraries Hours

Below is the Middleton Library hours for winter break. December 10 – 22 Sunday: Closed Monday – Friday: 7:00 a.m. – 6:00 p.m. Saturday: Noon – 4:00 p.m. December 23 – 26 Closed December 27 – 29 Noon – 6:00

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LSU Libraries welcomes Melissa Smith

Melissa Smith has joined LSU Libraries faculty as Assistant Curator of Manuscripts for Special Collections. Smith has worked as a Processing Archivist beginning with her first internship at Historic New Orleans Collection in the mid-1990s and professionally for the past

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The LSU student press: an annotated bibliography (part 4)

Note: This is the fourth in a five-part occasional series on LSU’s official and unofficial student newspapers, yearbooks, magazines, and literary journals.   One cannot fully appreciate the role of independent student publications in campus life without also exploring the

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Finals week events

Below is the schedule of the events LSU Libraries will be hosting during finals week (Dec. 4-8). Visit https://guides.lib.lsu.edu/DeStressStudyFest for more information on the events.  Monday Dec. 4 Pet Therapy 11 a.m. – 1 p.m. Relaxation room open (Middleton Library

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