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  • UB Libraries Celebrate Women’s History Month 2018

    Thursday, March 1st, 2018

    “When women and girls are empowered to participate fully in society, everyone benefits.” —Melinda Gates Since 1987, the United States has observed Women’s History Month during the month …

  • UB Libraries Celebrate Black History Month 2018

    Friday, February 2nd, 2018

    Since 1976, February has been recognized as Black History Month in the United States. During his time as president, Gerald Ford called upon the public to “seize the …

  • MLK @ Buffalo – 50 Years Later

    Friday, November 3rd, 2017

    Join us as UB commemorates the 50th anniversary of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.’s final speech in Buffalo. At the invitation of student associations at UB, Dr. King …

  • 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 …

  • 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 …