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Oregon Folklife Network Stages Panel Presentation, Open House, Thur., Apr. 18

Oregon Folklife Network Stages Panel Presentation, Open House, Thur., Apr. 18

On Thursday, April 18, the state’s cultural heritage will be celebrated through a panel presentation and open house hosted by the Oregon Folklife Network (OFN), which maintains offices in Knight Library on the UO campus.

Created by ronr on Apr 15, 2013

Talk on Home Movie Archive Live Set for Thur., Apr. 18

Talk on Home Movie Archive Live Set for Thur., Apr. 18

Patricia ZimmermanPatricia Zimmerman, a leading proponent of home movies as “live” artistic and cultural documents, will give a free public talk on "The Home Movie Archive Live" at noon on Thursday, April 18, in Knight Library’s Proctor Classroom (Room 41).

Created by ronr on Apr 15, 2013

Panel Discusses Work in the Video Game Industry, Thurs., Apr. 18

Panel Discusses Work in the Video Game Industry, Thurs., Apr. 18

video game keyword imageLooking for a career in the video game industry? Come hear and ask questions of Pipeworks art director Peter King, game designer Amor Estandian, and senior producer Mike Kruse to learn about how they got started working in the video game industry. The session is scheduled for Thursday, April 18, at 7 p.m.

Created by ronr on Apr 15, 2013

New Popular Reading Collection Launches with Reception on Wed., Apr. 17

New Popular Reading Collection Launches with Reception on Wed., Apr. 17

Everyone is invited to a reception on Wednesday, April 17, celebrating the availability of the UO Libraries’ new Popular Reading Collection, a selection of “fun reading” titles available for a 3-week, nonrenewable loan period to UO students, faculty, and staff.

The reception will be held in the South Reading Room on the second floor of Knight Library from 3 p.m. to 4 p.m.

Complete information about the collection and policies regarding its use is at http://blogs.uoregon.edu/popularreading/.

 

Created by ronr on Apr 15, 2013

Scholars' Bank Update Scheduled Tues, April 9, 8 a.m., till Wed., 8 a.m.

Scholars' Bank Update Scheduled Tues, April 9, 8 a.m., till Wed., 8 a.m.

Scholars' Bank will be updated Tuesday, April 9, starting at 8 a.m., until Wednesday, April 10, at 8 a.m. Please do not add items to Scholars' Bank until Wednesday.
 
Created by lib-libofficestudent on Apr 8, 2013

Cinema Studies Film Series screenings scheduled for spring

Cinema Studies Film Series screenings scheduled for spring

Each term throughout the year, the UO's Cinema Studies Program creates original programming to connect students with industry professionals and media scholars. Key programs scheduled for spring 2013 include the FILM on FILM Series, Remakes, and Cinematheque's film series.

This spring's film programming includes:

Created by lib-libofficestudent on Apr 8, 2013

Free April 12 Lecture Focuses on Michelangelo Antonioni's Film Blow-Up

Free April 12 Lecture Focuses on Michelangelo Antonioni's Film Blow-Up

As part of the UO Cinema Studies Program Scholar Viewpoint Series, Georgia State University professor Angelo Restivo will speak on Michelangelo Antonioni's film Blow-Up on Friday, April 12, at 7 p.m. in Prince Lucien Campbell Hall Room 180.

Created by lib-libofficestudent on Apr 8, 2013

Community Conversations Events Set for This Spring

Community Conversations Events Set for This Spring

Community Conversations, produced by UO Housing and cosponsored by the UO Libraries, is the flagship living-learning series within the residential curriculum of University Housing. The series offers a unique forum for exploring a diversity of academic, political, and popular culture topics.

Created by lib-libofficestudent on Apr 8, 2013

Libraries’ Runquist Murals Get Fresh Look

Libraries’ Runquist Murals Get Fresh Look

UO Grad Student Brittney Maruska

Two sprawling murals that have been with UO Libraries since its opening in 1937 are getting a second look.

The Digital Scholarship Center and UO Libraries have launched an art project on murals by Oregon artists Albert and Arthur Runquist that depict figures and ideas about race and ethnicity that some may no longer find acceptable.

Created by ronr on Mar 25, 2013

Library Website Down Wednesday., March 27, 7-10 p.m.

Library Website Down Wednesday., March 27, 7-10 p.m.

Upgrades and maintenance to servers at the UO Libraries will cause the library website (library.uoregon.edu)  to be unavailable on Wednesday, March 27, from 7-10 p.m.

sorry for the inconvenience

Created by ronr on Mar 25, 2013

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