Tag: University Libraries

University Libraries’ new exhibition looks back at Louisville concert series

Archives and Special Collections is hosting a new exhibition “Kings, Queens and War Games: The musical journey of the Lonesome Pine Special concert series...

Ekstrom’s 3rd floor renovations complete

Students, take note. A large, bright and airy study space just opened in Ekstrom Library, just in time for end of the semester cramming. Third...

UofL shows numerous exhibitions in Louisville Photo Biennial

The Louisville Photo Biennial is one of the region’s largest shared arts and culture traditions and UofL is in on the action. The Biennial, now...

UofL historian unveils new video series to connect people to the...

Louisville’s beloved historian is at it again. Dr. Tom Owen, archivist in University Libraries for 44 years, has found yet another way to get folks...

Exhibit captures student life through the ages

A new Archives and Special Collections exhibition, “The UofL Student Experience,” showcases photographs and memorabilia that capture campus life through the ages.   Artifacts range...

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...