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New location for borrowing books, reserves, and interlibrary loans

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Middleton Library’s Access Services unit, which includes the Circulation Department, InterLibrary Loan Department, and Reserves, has moved to room 241 on the second floor of Middleton Library. Books can be borrowed at this new location or by using the self-serve

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Middleton and Hill libraries reopen August 22

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Both Middleton Library and Hill Memorial Library are open for the fall semester. Middleton Library is open 24/5 plus weekend hours. Hill Memorial Library is open 10:00 a.m. – 4 p.m. weekdays, except Tuesdays, when it stays open until 6

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Hill Memorial Library fall hours

Libraries Hours

Due to staffing considerations, LSU Libraries Special Collections, Hill Memorial Library, will adjust its reading room hours for the fall semester. Research hours are 10:00 a.m. – 4 p.m. on weekdays, except Tuesdays when the library will remain open until

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Middleton Library celebrates the National Park Service’s 100th birthday

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On August 25, 2016, the National Park Service will celebrate its 100th birthday! As a Regional Federal Depository Library, the LSU Libraries contains many publications from the National Park Service. Some of these publications are on display in Middleton Library’s

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Fall 2016 General Syed Ali Zamin Memorial Scholarship Recipient

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Rachel Shirley has been recognized as the Fall 2016 recipient of the General Syed Ali Zamin Memorial Scholarship. Shirley is a junior majoring in Theatre with a concentration in film. She has been a student worker in Circulation Services since

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Welcome Elisa Naquin, Catalog Librarian

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LSU Libraries welcomes Elisa Naquin as a Catalog Librarian.  Although she is new to this position, Naquin  knows about being a Tiger. She holds a BS in geography, an MA in linguistics, and an MLIS, all from LSU. Before earning

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LSU Libraries ranked 15th in U.S. for articles advancing specialized librarianship

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LSU was recognized on June 13, 2016, at the annual Special Libraries Association (SLA) convention, during an event that presented a countdown of the top U.S. universities, ranked by the number of papers their subject specialist librarians have published over

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Exhibition: “From Grand Village to Bluff City: 300 Years of Natchez History”

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The Mississippi River’s fertile flood plain coupled with its role as a major economic artery connecting north and south firmly established the links between Natchez, Miss., and Louisiana early in their development as outposts of the colonial empires of multiple

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Construction update: Math lab opens in Middleton Library

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Students in Math 1021, 1022, and 1023 are now able to do their required lab hours in rooms 300X and 300Y Middleton Library, in the newly-opened math lab on the third floor. Formerly located in Pleasant Hall, the math lab’s

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Studying Sherlock: The Russell Mann Sherlock Holmes Research Collection

A large selection of Sherlock Holmes fiction, scholarship, and memorabilia was recently donated to the LSU Libraries’ Special Collections by Russell Mann, a retired professor of journalism at the University of Louisiana at Lafayette. Mann started building the collection in

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Special Collections summer hours

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Special Collections has begun its summer schedule without Terrific Tuesdays (Tuesday evening hours). Hill Memorial Library will close each day at 5 p.m. throughout the Summer, and remain closed on Sundays.  The complete schedule is available on the Special Collections

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LSU Libraries Instagram Contest results

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LSU Libraries hosted an Instagram contest as part of the Spring 2016 finals week activities. The winner, Amrat Gandhi, will receive a gift bag. His photo of the finals’ week Relaxation Room, and the daily winners and runners up are

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