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  • Shut Your Eyes and See

    Friday, February 3rd, 2017

    The UB Libraries celebrates James Joyce, Irish novelist, short story writer and poet. Born on February 2, 1882, Joyce is one of the most influential writers of the …

  • Master of Mystery, Horror and the Macabre

    Thursday, January 19th, 2017

    “Let my heart be still a moment and this mystery explore…” ― Edgar Allan Poe, The Raven   UB Libraries celebrate the birthday of famous 19th century American …

  • Weather Alert – Silverman Library

    Wednesday, December 14th, 2016

    UPDATE: The Silverman Library reopened at 7:30 a.m. on December 15th. Due to the inclement weather conditions, the Silverman Library will close at midnight .  The Silverman Library …

  • Stress Relief Days Return!

    Monday, November 7th, 2016

    UB students can take a break and relax between end-of-semester study sessions during Stress Relief Days in the UB Libraries. We’ll have therapy dogs to meet and pet …

  • Happy Birthday, Little Blue!

    Monday, November 7th, 2016

    After one year, Little Blue is still going strong. In November of last year, the UB Libraries launched Little Blue, a brightly-painted library book cart, filled with books …

  • Cid Corman: In Collaboration on Exhibit Nov. 9, 2016 – January 18, 2017

    Friday, November 4th, 2016

    Cid Corman: In Collaboration This exhibition of material from the collection of Daniel Bratton and Carol Williams features works of art that were made in collaboration with the …

  • Bram Stoker’s Dracula!

    Thursday, October 27th, 2016

    “Do you not know that to-night, when the clock strikes midnight, all the evil things in the world will have full sway?”  -Bram Stoker, Dracula In celebration of Halloween, …

  • A Celebration of Michael Basinski: Poet-Artist-Curator

    Monday, October 24th, 2016

    A Celebration of Michael Basinski: Poet — Artist — Curator On the occasion of his retirement from the University Libraries, this exhibition celebrates Curator Michael Basinski’s distinguished 32-year …

  • 2016 Engineering Academic Challenge is currently underway!

    Thursday, October 20th, 2016

    We are pleased to announce that the 2016 Engineering Academic Challenge is currently underway! The game began on October 10th  and runs for five weeks, with a new set …

  • “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 …