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  • We Have a Winner!

    Thursday, December 13th, 2018

    For the third year in a row, UB undergraduate students competed in the University Libraries’ My Big Idea contest. The Big Idea can be anything, from a business …

  • Research at Risk: Can Libraries Save Scholarship?

    Monday, November 19th, 2018

    UB Libraries, together with the Center for Educational Innovation, present “Research at Risk: Can Libraries Save Scholarship?”  Join us for a public talk by Jeffrey Spies, co-founder of …

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    Banned Books Week 2018

    Monday, September 10th, 2018

    Banned Books Read-Out Wednesday, September 26, 2018 at 3 pm Lockwood Memorial Library, 2nd Floor Lobby Light refreshments will be served. Words have power! Celebrate the freedom to …

  • Global Impact in Ghana, Puerto Rico and Singapore

    Friday, May 18th, 2018

    UB librarians are passionate about helping others. That passion has inspired several members of the Libraries’ staff to assist communities facing educational and humanitarian challenges in a variety …

  • 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 …

  • “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 …

  • Banned Books: Celebrate the Freedom to Read

    Friday, September 9th, 2016

    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 …

  • Summer Reads!

    Monday, July 18th, 2016

    It’s summer! Whether you’re making plans for a day at the beach, getting ready to embark on a relaxing getaway vacation, or simply looking for a book to …

  • Planning summer travel?

    Tuesday, April 5th, 2016

    Planning summer travel? Important reminders from the Law Library’s Passport Services Office Apply for your passport well in advance. Check the expiration date on your current passport. Some …