Tag: University Libraries

Ekstrom’s third floor renovation adds modern study spaces, new reading room

Final preparations are underway for the long-anticipated renovation of Ekstrom Library’s third floor, which will provide modernized, quiet study space, a new Reading Room,...

More students, better study space: Planning for Ekstrom Library’s third floor...

Midway through each Fall or Spring semester, Ekstrom Library’s population brims to overflowing as students vie for available space, hunched over open books and...

UofL’s Photographic Archives offers pictorial history of Louisville’s music scene

Get ready to rock, UofL. The University of Louisville Photographic Archives just opened its newest exhibition “Live from A Dark Room: Louisville Underground Music in Photographs,...

Historical Walking Wednesdays with UofL’s Tom Owen start next week

Ever breeze by some of the older buildings on campus and wonder what their stories are? Now is your chance to hear them.  Get Healthy...

‘Storyteller extraordinaire’ retires from UofL Libraries after 40 years

When Ben King started working for the University Libraries in 1977, conveniences such as computers, printers and scanners hadn’t yet made their way into...

UofL opens World War I anniversary exhibit July 13

When the United States entered World War I, the people of Louisville were eager to play their part. Whether serving overseas, working at Camp...

Kentucky Women’s Book Festival features Brandeis Law alumna

Legal publishing and poetry might seem like two vastly different fields, but for Pat Owen, they're not incompatible. Owen, a 1977 graduate of the Brandeis...

University Libraries acquires pre-Civil War piece advocating for emancipation in Kentucky

On October 26, the University Libraries invited donors to the Archives and Special Collections Gallery to learn more about a recent acquisition by the...

University Libraries diversity residency initiative adds unique perspective

On a recent rainy Thursday on the eastern steps outside UofL’s Ekstrom Library, a small group gathered to read and hear excerpts from "I...