Monthly Archives: January 2013

Yellow Fever, Mardi Gras, & Storyville in the Digitizing Louisiana Newspapers project

1873 Death Roll from The Progress (October 23, 1897)

Fresh off the Digitizing Louisiana Newspapers Project (DLNP) press, in the first in a new series, is a topic guide on Yellow Fever. Created by DLNP Graduate Assistant Amy Jones, this new topic guide provides a brief introductory survey to

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Kuyper-Rushing receives 2011 Music Library Association Best of Chapters Award

LSU Libraries’ Dr. Lois Kuyper-Rushing has received the 2011 Music Library Association (MLA) Best of Chapters Award for 2011. Each year, all of the presentations given at the Music Library Association Chapter meetings are evaluated and two are chosen to

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Library contributes to Abolitionist Map of America

The LSU Libraries’ Special Collections have partnered with the PBS documentary program American Experience to contribute material to the “Abolitionist Map of America.” This interactive website explores events, characters, and locations connected to the anti-slavery movement, one of the most

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Film Series kicks off January 23

The new LSU Libraries Film Series is set to have its first film showing on Wednesday, January 23rd, at 2:00 PM.  This event will be in the Hill Memorial Library Lecture Hall, and admission is free of charge.  The first

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New document delivery service launched

LSU Interlibrary Loan department is excited to announce the launching of our new Document Delivery service beginning Monday, January 14th for LSU faculty and staff. What is Document Delivery? It is a new service offered by Interlibrary Loan that electronically

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LSU Libraries film series

Come join us for the LSU Libraries Film Series, a series of four films being shown in the Spring 2013 semester. The line-up is:         January 23 The September Issue, about Vogue magazine’s editor-in-chief, Anna Wintour February

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