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LSU Libraries welcomes Matthew Jordan

Matthew Jordan has joined LSU Libraries as Technical Services Cataloging Associate in Special Collections. Jordan has worked for The Center for Southeast Louisiana Studies and Archives and the Department of History and Political Science as a Graduate Assistant while at

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LSU Libraries to install and improve water filling stations

LSU Libraries has received approval of a student sustainability project for Middleton Library. The Student Sustainability Fund is supporting the concept of new water-filling stations throughout Middleton Library. Students have expressed concerns about several existing water filling stations, and a

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LSU Libraries bids goodbye to Stephen J. Bensman

LSU Libraries is saddened to note the passing of Dr. Stephen J. Bensman on Thursday, January 4, 2018.  Bensman worked for 37 years for LSU Libraries in a variety of positions, most significantly as bibliographer for the social sciences and

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LSU Libraries closed Jan. 19

Because of problems with water pressure related to freezing temperatures this week, LSU Libraries will be closed tomorrow, Friday, January 19.

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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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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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