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  • “Lost without your favorite newspaper? Find it online at the UB Libraries”

    Thursday, October 19th, 2017

    The New York Times. USA Today. The Buffalo News. We have them! Get reliable, up-to-date information. These news sources are available through the UB Libraries. Our database subscriptions …

  • October 23, 2017 – Celebrating (OA) Open Access

    Wednesday, October 11th, 2017

    Join the UB Libraries as we celebrate Open Access Week, October 23-27, 2017. Sponsored by the Scholarly Publishing and Academic Resources Coalition (SPARC), Open Access Week is an …

  • Special Collections on North Campus Closed for Renovations

    Monday, October 9th, 2017

    Due to significant renovations, The Poetry Collection, University Archives, and Rare & Special Books Collection are closed for the fall semester and until further notice. During this time …

  • Banned Books: Celebrate the Freedom to Read

    Thursday, September 28th, 2017

    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 launched in …

  • UB Libraries Banned Books Read-Out

    Tuesday, September 12th, 2017

    Wednesday, September 27, 2017 at 3 pm Silverman Library, 3rd Floor Light refreshments will be served. Words have power! Celebrate the freedom to read and help draw attention …

  • “James Joyce: The University at Buffalo Collection” on display at the Buffalo & Erie County Public Library.

    Thursday, July 20th, 2017

    In celebration of Buffalo’s selection as the host city for the 2017 Gaelic Athletic Association’s Continental Youth Championships, an exhibition of images from the University Libraries’ renowned James …

  • Special Collections (in Capen Hall) closed for Renovations

    Friday, May 26th, 2017

    Due to significant renovations, The Poetry Collection, University Archives, and Rare & Special Books Collection will be closed on May 30, 2017 until further notice. Tentatively, the collections …

  • Stress Relief Days!

    Thursday, May 4th, 2017

    UB students can take a break and relax between end-of-semester study sessions during Stress Relief Days in the Silverman Library. We’ll have therapy dogs, snacks, games and puzzles. …

  • 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 …

  • Enter the Big Idea Contest!

    Tuesday, March 21st, 2017

    Do you have a Big Idea? It can be anything, from a business venture, to an innovative product, to a community development plan. To help nurture and grow …