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Winner Announced! UO Libraries 2016 Digital Wallpaper Design Competition

Winner Announced! UO Libraries 2016 Digital Wallpaper Design Competition

The UO Libraries is pleased to announce the winner of our annual contest to design new digital wallpaper for the library's workstations and internet kiosks.
 
Jaiqi (Lee) Li, a pre-business administration major, created the winning design that will be used on more than 700 computers throughout the libraries in the upcoming academic year.

Winner Announced! UO Libraries' 2016 Digital Wallpaper Design Competition

Winner Announced! UO Libraries' 2016 Digital Wallpaper Design Competition

L-R: Library Systems Director Sara Brownmiller, Lee Li, and Dean of Libraries Adriene Lim
The UO Libraries is pleased to announce the winner of our annual contest to design new digital wallpaper for the library's workstations and internet kiosks.

UO Libraries Awarded 2016 Preservation Grant from National Film Preservation Foundation

UO Libraries Awarded 2016 Preservation Grant from National Film Preservation Foundation

Federal funding to support preservation of Luther Cressman Field Work Films (1938–54)

With help from a nonprofit organization created by the U.S. Congress to help save America's film heritage, the University of Oregon Libraries and the Museum of Natural and Cultural History (MNCH) soon will begin a project to preserve several unique, historically significant films and make them available for study and research.

#DucksGive May 19, 2016

#DucksGive May 19, 2016

Thank You for Supporting UO Libraries

#DucksGive, the UO’s first-ever giving day, ran from midnight, May 19 to Noon, May 20. For UO Libraries, the day was a smashing success! We received 125 gifts totalling $528,095. Amazing!

With your help, we met the DeArmond Challenge: Generous donor Leona DeArmond '51 has unlocked her challenge gift of $500,000 to help fund the new Allan Price Science Commons and Research Library.

Canvas Faculty Panel

Canvas Faculty Panel

Roundtable on creative uses, innovations, and best practices using Canvas to teach at the UO

Poster image for UO Libraries' Canvas Faculty Panel event

Friday, May 13, 1-3 p.m.

Announcing the 2016 Undergraduate Research Award Winners

Announcing the 2016 Undergraduate Research Award Winners

UO Libraries honors six students for outstanding achievement in scholarship

Six University of Oregon students who authored outstanding research papers and theses during the 2015 calendar year have been named winners in the university's Undergraduate Research Awards competition. Sponsored by the University of Oregon Libraries, the annual program honors UO students who produce exceptional original research and scholarship using UO Libraries collections and resources. A reception honoring the recipients was held in the Knight Library Browsing Room on Friday, May 13, 2016.
 

(Re)defining Resistance: Asian Pacific American Heritage Month

(Re)defining Resistance: Asian Pacific American Heritage Month

Exhibit in Knight Library, May 2016

Asian Pacific American Heritage Month poster of events
Asian Pacific American Heritage Month

Oregon Digital Newspaper Program Wins 2016 Oregon Heritage Excellence Award

Oregon Digital Newspaper Program Wins 2016 Oregon Heritage Excellence Award

Groundbreaking project led by UO Libraries honored by Heritage Division of Oregon Parks and Recreation

Patron viewing digitized historic newspaper content on computer screen
740,000+ pages of historic newspapers have been digitized and made keyword-searchable by ODNP.

We are proud to announce that the University of Oregon Libraries' Oregon Digital Newspaper Program (ODNP) has been selected to receive a 2016 Oregon Heritage Excellence Award.

An Overview of the History of the Special Collections at Peking University Library

An Overview of the History of the Special Collections at Peking University Library

Talk by Boyue Yao, Librarian, Peking University Library

Event poster for Boyue Yao's talk

Wednesday May 4, 2016
4:00 p.m.
Knight Library Browsing Room

Presented by the UO Confucius Institute for Global China Studies and cosponsored by the University of Oregon Libraries, the Asian Studies Program, the Oregon Humanities Center, the Department of East Asian Languages and Literatures, the Department of History, and the Center for Asian and Pacific Studies.

Oregon Institute of Marine Biology (OIMB): Research and Learning at the Ocean's Edge

Oregon Institute of Marine Biology (OIMB): Research and Learning at the Ocean's Edge

An exhibit in Knight Library, April-Sept 2016

Oregon Institute of Marine Biology exhibit poster
University of Oregon students have the opportunity to study marine biology in one of the most spectacular coastal regions on earth.
 
In operation for almost ninety years, the Oregon Institute of Marine Biology (OIMB) is the marine research station of the University of Oregon. This 100-acre campus is located in the little fishing village of Charleston, Oregon at the mouth of Coos Bay.

This event is free and open to the public. Accommodations for people with disabilities will be provided if requested in advance by calling 541-346-3056, or email libadmin@uoregon.edu.

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