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LSU Library hours modified during winter holiday

Libraries Hours

LSU Library will have modified hours during the winter holiday (December 24-January 10). It will operate as follows: OPEN 7:30 a.m.-4:30 p.m. December 21-23; CLOSED Thursday, December 24, 2020- Friday, January 1, 2021; OPEN 10 a.m.- 5 p.m. Saturday, January

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Implementing Affordable Educational Resources (AER) and Open Educational Resources (OER)

Act 125/SB117 is a bipartisan bill signed into law in June 2019, requiring transparency in textbook pricing for students and creating an incentive model for the wide-scale adoption of low and no-cost course materials.  As a result of Act 125/SB117, Louisiana’s

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Book browsing now available at LSU Library

The LSU Library is now allowing LSU faculty members and students to schedule appointments to browse for books for one-hour blocks of time on Tuesdays between 9:00 a.m. and noon and Thursdays between 1:00 p.m. and 4:00 p.m.  A maximum

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LSU Libraries resumes chat reference service June 15

LSU Libraries staff will resume answering questions through its online chat reference service on Monday, June 15. This service is available Monday through Friday from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. The chat feature allows users to ask questions and get responses

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LSU Libraries begins book pick-up service

As part of LSU’s Phase 2 plan to reopen the campus, LSU Libraries has launched a service to make print books available for pick-up in the LSU Library. Faculty, staff, and graduate students can request books by clicking on the

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E-Delivery of print articles and book chapters from LSU Library now available

The LSU Libraries’ document delivery service launched on Monday, May 4th.  A limited number of library staff members have access to LSU Library to scan journal articles and book chapters from the print collection for delivery by email. LSU faculty

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LSU Libraries launches Mobile Digitization Lab

LSU Libraries has launched the Mobile Digitization Lab, a new initiative that shares digitization equipment and expertise with small, community-oriented libraries, archives, and museums across Louisiana. For the pilot project, completed this month, faculty and staff from LSU Libraries visited

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Open Textbook Adoption Workshop to be held on April 1

LSU Libraries invites faculty to attend an Open Textbook Adoption Workshop on Monday, April 1st from 1-2:30. This workshop will discuss the impact of high textbook costs on students and possible solutions through open textbooks. It will be useful to

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LSU Libraries provides research guide for student veterans

LSU Libraries has partnered with The LSU William A. Brookshire Military & Veterans Student Center to present information sessions and to talk about library resources available to student veterans. The center is dedicated to helping veterans, service members, dependents and

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Food for Fines: Pay library fines with food donations during November 2018

can of organic garbanzo beans

LSU Libraries’ popular Food for Fines initiative is back. Bring in nonperishable food items to the Access Services desk in Middleton Library, and the food will be accepted as payment of library fines during November 2018. Each eligible food donation

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Inventors throughout Louisiana seek out the Patent & Trademark Resource Center

A few years ago, Wayne and Dawn Nix consulted with LSU Libraries’ faculty member David Dunaway about an invention the couple had designed. Dunaway, who then headed the LSU Libraries Patent and Trademark Resource Center, guided them through the complex

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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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