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Free Insight Seminar Lecture on Wordsworth and Coleridge, Mon., Oct. 29

Free Insight Seminar Lecture on Wordsworth and Coleridge, Mon., Oct. 29

Jim EarlAs part of the library’s Insight Seminar programming, UO Professor Jim Earl will offer a free public lecture entitled “The Invention of Romantic Poetry,” at 7 p.m. on Monday, October 29, in Knight Library’s Browsing Room.

Original Political Cartoons on Display in Special Collections & University Archives

Original Political Cartoons on Display in Special Collections & University Archives

An exhibit featuring original political cartoons by artist Quincy Scott is on display in the Knight Library’s Special Collections and University Archives. The exhibit, entitled “Political Pictures: Presidential Elections in Editorial Cartoons,” displays cartoons and drawings from 1932 to 1948. 

Charles Darwin Traveling Exhibit on Display at UO Science Library

Charles Darwin Traveling Exhibit on Display at UO Science Library

The UO Science Library is displaying a traveling exhibit that explores Charles Darwin’s evolutionary theory. Entitled “Rewriting the Book of Nature: Charles Darwin and the Rise of Evolutionary Theory,” the exhibit will be on display until December 1, 2012.
 

Meet the New Librarians at the UO Libraries

Meet the New Librarians at the UO Libraries

In the past months, several librarians have assumed positions or changed positions at the UO Libraries to assist campus and community members with research and instructional needs. These profiles are meant to introduce our new hires and share their backgrounds and interests. Welcome to the UO Libraries!

Library Diversity Committee Opens Nominations of Materials for Purchase

Library Diversity Committee Opens Nominations of Materials for Purchase

diversity imageThe UO Libraries’ Diversity Committee is pleased to announce the establishment of a Library Diversity Fund dedicated to the purchase of diversity-related materials for the library’s collections.

Display of Works by Nobel Winner Mo Yan at Knight Library

Display of Works by Nobel Winner Mo Yan at Knight Library

Mo YanChinese literary works by Mo Yan, winner of the 2012 Nobel Prize in Literature, are on display on the second floor of Knight Library near the Asian Reference shelves.

Knight Library Hosts Keynote Lecture for GIS Day, Wed. Nov. 14

Knight Library Hosts Keynote Lecture for GIS Day, Wed. Nov. 14

bernhard jenny imageThe UO Libraries is hosting a keynote lecture for GIS Day on Wednesday, November 14, to showcase the uses and benefits of geographic information systems. The lecture will take place in the Knight Library Browsing Room from 4 p.m. to 5 p.m. 

Recent Facilities Enhancements at the UO Libraries

Recent Facilities Enhancements at the UO Libraries

Fall term is underway and students, faculty, and staff are enjoying enhancements that were made to the UO Libraries over the summer. 

Win $$ for Your Undergraduate Thesis or Research Project. Deadline: Feb. 4, 2013

Win $$ for Your Undergraduate Thesis or Research Project. Deadline: Feb. 4, 2013

Each year, through its Undergraduate Research Awards program, the library recognizes UO undergraduates who produce high-quality research projects using the library's extensive resources and services.
 

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