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Sparking the Explosion: Perspectives on the Artist’s Book Format by LSU Art Faculty

On October 24th, LSU Libraries Special Collections hosted “Afternoon in the Archives: Book Arts” in conjunction with the “Exploding the Codex: Book Arts in Special Collections” exhibition now open in Hill Memorial Library. The work of three of LSU’s Art

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Books for Tots: LSU Libraries collecting children’s books for Toys for Tots

LSU Libraries’ Staff Association is collecting new children’s books now through Dec. 8th to be donated to Toys for Tots.  Donations can be put on the book cart near circulation or given to Sarah Ferstel in the reference department. ALA

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Celebrate your freedom to read!

SEPTEMBER 25-OCTOBER 30, 2010 Visit the Online Exhibit! Banned Books Week kicks off a month-long exhibition on intellectual freedom. LSU Libraries will commemorate Banned Books Week with an exhibit in Education Resources, 227 Middleton Library.  Banned Books Week, an annual

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Interlibrary Loan Services on Facebook

Become a Facebook fan of LSU Libraries Interlibrary Loan Services and get information about hours, quick links to research resources, contact information and more! Become a Fan!

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2010 Archives Month event to feature Edwin Edwards biographer Leo Honeycutt

In recognition of American Archives Month 2010, the LSU Libraries will host a talk by Leo Honeycutt, author of Edwin Edwards: Governor of Louisiana, on Tuesday, October 12, 2010 beginning at 5:30 p.m. in the Hill Memorial Library lecture hall.

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Collaborative spaces in Middleton Library for students

Thank you Student Technology Fee! LSU Libraries is pleased to announce the availability of some great new spaces for students to use in the library. On the main floor beyond the Reference Desk you will find new study tables and

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LSU Libraries is mobile

Have you ever been away from your computer and needed information from the library? Now, you can go to the the libraries’ mobile website at and quickly find the information you are looking for. With the mobile website, library

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ARTstor travel awards available to LSU faculty & graduate students

ARTstor, one of the over 300 databases that LSU Libraries subscribes to, is offering faculty and graduate students at LSU and other universities with ARTstor subscriptions the chance to receive a research travel award.  Each of the five ARTstor Travel

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Harry Potter’s World on display in Middleton Library, Jan 24 – Mar 6

The LSU Libraries is pleased to present an exceptional traveling exhibition developed and produced by the National Library of Medicine, National Institutes of Health, and made available free of charge to selected libraries around the country.  In 1997, British author

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Upcoming patent workshop

The Louisiana Small Business Development Center’s Technology Center at LSU’s E. J. Ourso College of Business and the LSU Libraries are hosting a patent workshop. The workshop is February 22 from 5:30 pm to 7:30 pm at LSU Coates Hall

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Center for Academic Success Tutorial Center opens in Middleton Library

It is with much excitement that we announce the opening of the Center for Academic Success Tutorial Center in 141 Middleton Library.  The space in Middleton Library has been renovated in order to accommodate a 36-seat Tutorial Center which will

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Take the LSU Libraries Online Social Participation Survey

Are you at student at LSU?  If so, then you are eligible to offer LSU Libraries the feedback we need to find the best ways of providing access to the resources YOU need. The survey, which should take no longer

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