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  • Poetry Collection Staff Featured in The Reading Room: A Journal of Special Collections

    Monday, October 19th, 2015

    Michael Basinski, Marie Elia, James Maynard, and Edric Mesmer are featured in “Acts of Curation: The Curating of Poetry & The Poetics of Curating” in the inaugural issue …

  • A Fighting Spirit

    Monday, October 19th, 2015

    Colorful. Controversial. Courageous. UB Alumnus Gustin L. (Gus) Reichbach was never afraid to take a stand on issues ranging from antiwar activism to the legalization of medical marijuana. …

  • University Libraries Cancellations: January 2016

    Wednesday, October 14th, 2015

    After consulting with the campus this past spring, the University Libraries will be cancelling the following subscriptions (journals, serials, databases). Most cancellations will take effect January 2016. These …

  • Knovel Academic Challenge: Let the Games Begin!

    Friday, October 9th, 2015

    The Knovel Academic Challenge is currently underway! Knovel is an engineering database which the UB Libraries’ subscribes to.  It includes the full text of over 1,000 engineering handbooks …

  • Packed in: The UB Libraries Annex has over 1.3 million volumes in high-density storage.

    Wednesday, October 7th, 2015

    Inside the UB Libraries Annex, long rows of free-standing shelves soar three stories overhead, dwarfing staff and visitors alike. Built in 2006 to help alleviate serious overcrowding of …

  • University at Buffalo Recruitment Brochures and Pamphlets collection

    Wednesday, September 30th, 2015

    When a student applies to college, they are inundated with recruitment brochures. The brochures give the student a sense of life at the college, both scholastically and socially. …

  • An Evening with Irving Feldman, October 8th, 2015

    Tuesday, September 29th, 2015

    Thursday, October 8, 2015 at 7pm UB Anderson Gallery  |  Doors open at 6:30 Irving Feldman, poet and Emeritus Distinguished Professor of English, arrived in Buffalo in 1964 …

  • Library Artifact: Robert Graves WWI Knapsack

    Tuesday, September 29th, 2015

    The Poetry Collection is home to the World War I knapsack of poet and novelist Robert Graves. Graves served in the Royal Welch Fusiliers, an infantry regiment of …

  • Science & Engineering Information Fair

    Friday, September 25th, 2015

    Welcome to the new academic year and to a new, permanent home for the science and engineering librarians at UB and our book, journal, and reference collections.  We …

  • Rediscovering Buffalo’s Polonia

    Monday, September 21st, 2015

    Buffalo’s rich immigrant past takes center stage in Album pamiatkowe i przewodnik handlowy : osady polskiej w miescie Buffalo, z dolaczeniem okolicznych miejscowósci ze stanu New York. Available …