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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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Finals week events

Below is the schedule of the events LSU Libraries will be hosting during finals week (Dec. 4-8). Visit 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 Libraries welcomes Megan Lounsberry to a new position

Megan Lounsberry is now Middleton Library’s Electronic Resources Librarian. Prior to this position, Lounsberry worked as the head of Interlibrary Loan Services in Middleton for 2 years. She acquired a job in interlibrary loan as a student worker while in undergraduate

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Dead and final exam weeks hours

Libraries Hours

LSU Libraries will extend their hours during dead week and finals week. While Hill Memorial Library’s hours will remain unchanged, Middleton will be open 24/7 the week before finals and the throughout the week of finals (Nov. 27-Dec. 9). Visit

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Middleton Library closed November 25

Middleton Library will close on November 25 due to the LSU Football home game. Have fun, stay safe, and geaux Tigers! Visit for more information on LSU Libraries hours.

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Thanksgiving Holiday hours

LSU Libraries will adjust its hours during Thanksgiving Holiday. On November 22 Middleton Library will close at 6 p.m. and remain closed through November 25. Middleton will return to normal hours on November 26. Hill Memorial Library will close November

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Middleton Library reflection space now available for use

Middleton Library now includes a reflection space for students to pray, meditate, or reflect silently. Through research and input from students, the Diversity Committee of LSU Libraries initiated this project for the southwest corner of the fourth floor in Middleton

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Music in Middleton


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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Book talk and signing with Donna Brazile, Nov. 17

LSU Libraries Special Collections will host a book talk and signing with Donna Brazile on Friday, November 17th at 5:30 in Hill Memorial Library. Brazile will be discussing her most recent publication, Hacks: the Inside Story of the Break-ins and

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Food for Fines: Pay library fines with food donations during November

LSU Libraries’ popular Food for Fines initiative is back. Nonperishable food items will be accepted for payment of library fines during November 2017. Each eligible food donation brought to the Access Services desk in Middleton Library will qualify for $1

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Haunting reads

Trick or treat! LSU Libraries gives you something good to read. Do you need some sweet reads to get you through those dark and stormy nights? LSU Libraries recommends the following books for particularly spine-tingling experiences. Each book is available

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