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  • 2017 Journey of Discovery Prize Winner

    Monday, May 1st, 2017

    Congratulations to UB undergraduate student, Sarah Stanford, winner of the 2017 “Journey of Discovery” Library-Supported Research Prize. This $500 award recognizes students who produce significant academic inquiry requiring …

  • “Wedding” of the Folios

    Wednesday, October 12th, 2016

    The University Libraries and the Buffalo & Erie County Public Library (B&ECPL) commemorated the 400th anniversary of William Shakespeare’s death with a Wedding of the Folios on October …

  • Banned Books: Celebrate the Freedom to Read

    Friday, September 9th, 2016

    Catcher in the Rye… To Kill a Mockingbird… Harry Potter… What’s your favorite book?  Chances are good that someone has tried to ban it! Banned Books Week was …

  • Summer Reads!

    Monday, July 18th, 2016

    It’s summer! Whether you’re making plans for a day at the beach, getting ready to embark on a relaxing getaway vacation, or simply looking for a book to …

  • Planning summer travel?

    Tuesday, April 5th, 2016

    Planning summer travel? Important reminders from the Law Library’s Passport Services Office Apply for your passport well in advance. Check the expiration date on your current passport. Some …

  • Meet the Author: Mary Malloy

    Tuesday, March 1st, 2016

    How much history is in a historical novel? Join us for a lively and informative discussion as Mary Malloy, professor of Maritime Studies at the Sea Education Association …

  • A Passion for Collecting

    Tuesday, September 15th, 2015

    Coins donated in 1935 to the UB Libraries Special Collections by Thomas B. Lockwood are part of a larger collection of rare books. A portrait of Thomas B. …

  • Banned Books: Celebrate the Freedom to Read

    Monday, August 31st, 2015

    Catcher in the Rye… To Kill a Mockingbird… Harry Potter… What’s your favorite book?  Chances are good that someone has tried to ban it! Banned Books Week was …