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Through an Extended Lens: A lecture on Japanese internment in Louisiana in WWII

During World War II, Camp Livingston was a bustling US Army base located near Alexandria, Louisiana. It’s mostly remembered for its use during the Louisiana Maneuvers and housing German, Italian, and Japanese POWs, who provided manual labor to area industries,

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Finals week events Spring 2018

Below is the schedule of the events LSU Libraries will be hosting during finals week (April 30-May 4). The Relaxation Room opens on Monday, April 23 and is open 24/7 except on the weekend.  Monday, April 30 Dog Therapy 11

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Audubon Day, May 19

The LSU Libraries will host a viewing of the famed folio edition of John James Audubon’s Birds of America on Saturday, May 19, 2018 from 10:00 a.m.-2:00 p.m. Audubon Day events are free and the public is welcome. However, reservations

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Buildings of New Orleans book signing

Hill Memorial Library will host a presentation by LSU professor Lake Douglas and Tulane professor emerita Karen Kingsley on their recently-published Buildings of New Orleans. The book signing will be held on April 4 at 5:30 p.m. Read more about the

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Research 2.0 workshop series

LSU Libraries librarians Hayley Johnson and Sarah Simms will conduct a research workshop series March 13-15. A different area will be covered each day, with two sessions available per day. The first session each day will take place from 11:00

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Midterm events

Below is the schedule of the events LSU Libraries will be hosting during midterms week (March 5-8).  Monday, March 5 Relaxation room opens 8 a.m. McIlhenny room in Hill Memorial Library open for studying 9 a.m. – 5 p.m. Dog

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Afternoon in the Archives: Women in Music

After you enjoy Wednesday’s Music in Middleton concert at noon, join us in Hill Memorial Library for an Afternoon in the Archives event showcasing a few of our treasures on women in music from the Middle Ages to the twentieth

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Citation management workshops

LSU Libraries will host a series of workshops in February, March and April to teach about three citation management platforms and how to organize research and easily format citations in a variety of styles. Register at lsu.libcal.com/calendar/citation. Mendeley Feb. 19

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2018 Friends of the LSU Libraries Book Bazaar

Friends of the LSU Libraries will hold its 2018 Book Bazaar on March 1 and 2 from 9 a.m. to 7 p.m. and March 3 from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. at the 4-H Mini Barn & Nelson Memorial on

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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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LSU School of Art to host talk by Matthew Carter, November 15

The LSU School of Art will host a talk by internationally renowned British type designer, Matthew Carter, on Wednesday, November 15 at 5 p.m. with a reception to follow at Hill Memorial Library. Carter is best known for his bridging

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Music in Middleton

Cello

Below is a list of past and future performances. April 16 TBA March 22 “Disco Toccata” (1996) by Guillaume Connesson featuring Sam Schreiber and Radoul Palcois “Object Songs” (2014) by Nico Muhly (featuring Shane Courville, trumpet, Rachel Reese, violin, McKinskie

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