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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/.

 

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.
 

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:

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.

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.

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

Library Hosts Talk during Morris Graves Celebration, Apr. 5-6

Library Hosts Talk during Morris Graves Celebration, Apr. 5-6

morris graves selected letters coverOn Saturday, April 6, the UO Libraries will host a talk by Robert Yarber, executive director of the Morris Graves Foundation, entitled “Morris Graves: The Man, the Myth, the Mystery” from 2:00-3:00 p.m. in Knight Library’s Browsing Room.

No Foolin’—UO Libraries Hosts Edible Book Festival April 1

No Foolin’—UO Libraries Hosts Edible Book Festival April 1

There’ll be a delectable selection of books on display in Knight Library’s Browsing Room on April 1, 2013, when the University of Oregon Libraries hosts an Edible Book Festival from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m.

Everyone is invited to enter their bookish creations by bringing them to the Browsing Room for set-up at 10:30 a.m. The rules are simple: Entries should be made from consumable components and reflect the concept of “the book” through the use of text, form, or literary inspiration.

Entries will be judged in the following categories:

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