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  • New Library System Set to Launch on July 2, 2019

    Friday, June 14th, 2019

    Finding and using library resources at UB and across the SUNY system is about to get easier! On July 2, 2019, the University at Buffalo Libraries, along with …

  • HSL/APL CLOSED Monday, May 27 in celebration of Memorial Day

    Wednesday, May 22nd, 2019

    Summer hours began Monday, May 20 and run through Sunday, August 25.  Check hours anytime to be sure we are open. Note we will be CLOSED on Monday, …

  • Help keep Whispers Cafe open all summer!

    Wednesday, May 22nd, 2019

    Whispers Cafe in Abbott Hall has been closed over the summer in past years.  However, if you buy a coffee, tea, snack, or lunch, and make it worth …

  • Students in a classroom

    Celebration of High School Academic Excellence

    Monday, May 20th, 2019

    The University at Buffalo Libraries is pleased to announce the launch of a new program to recognize area high school students’ academic achievements. The event is set to …

  • Stress Relief Days Return

    Monday, April 29th, 2019

    UB students can take a break and relax between end-of-semester study sessions during Stress Relief Days on North and South Campus. ________________________________________ Oscar A. Silverman Library, North Campus …

  • Classic Catalog Outage – May 1

    Thursday, April 25th, 2019

    The Classic Catalog will be unavailable on Wednesday, May 1st, 2019 from 5:00AM – 6:30AM for system maintenance. The Library Catalog will be available. However, item and circulation information will not …

  • Classic Catalog Outage – April 18

    Friday, April 12th, 2019

    The Classic Catalog will be unavailable on Thursday, April 18th, 2018 from 6:00AM – 6:30AM for system maintenance. The Library Catalog will be available. However, item and circulation information will not …

  • 2019 riverrun Summer Research Program – Apply Now!

    Tuesday, April 2nd, 2019

    Thanks to the generous support of riverrun, the Poetry Collection of the University Libraries invites applications for the 2019 riverrun Summer Research Program. The program provides a $1,900 …

  • Shirley Chisholm

    Chisholm ’72: Unbought and Unbossed

    Thursday, March 28th, 2019

    Film Screening: Silverman Library In connection with the exhibition Revolution: Civil Rights at UB, 1960-1975, UB Libraries and the Office of  Inclusive Excellence present this documentary following the …

  • Searching for information will soon be easier than ever!

    Thursday, March 28th, 2019

    In July 2019 the University Libraries will introduce a new search system offering speed and ease in finding information. Features: Fast, simple, comprehensive and intuitive A single search …