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  • An Interview with Dr. James Maynard

    Monday, December 4th, 2017

    James Maynard is Curator of the Poetry Collection of the University Libraries, University at Buffalo, The State University of New York. His research interests include twentieth-century Anglophone poetry and …

  • Health and Healthy Living Books Available in Lockwood Library!

    Friday, December 1st, 2017

    The UB Libraries will have health and healthy living themed books available for check out from the 2nd floor of Lockwood Memorial Library from December 1 – February 1, …

  • Music Library Awarded CLIR Grant

    Wednesday, November 29th, 2017

    The Music Library is pleased to announce that a project to digitally reformat one of its legacy reel-to-reel tape collections has been funded through the Recordings at Risk …

  • UB Libraries to waive fines on overdue books returned by December 18, 2017

    Thursday, November 16th, 2017

    Do you owe money because you forgot to return your library material? Don’t worry, it happens to all of us (even George Washington). Here’s your chance at forgiveness! …

  • 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 …

  • “Lost without your favorite newspaper? Find it online at the UB Libraries”

    Thursday, October 19th, 2017

    The New York Times. USA Today. The Buffalo News. We have them! Get reliable, up-to-date information. These news sources are available through the UB Libraries. Our database subscriptions …

  • October 23, 2017 – Celebrating (OA) Open Access

    Wednesday, October 11th, 2017

    Join the UB Libraries as we celebrate Open Access Week, October 23-27, 2017. Sponsored by the Scholarly Publishing and Academic Resources Coalition (SPARC), Open Access Week is an …

  • Special Collections on North Campus Closed for Renovations

    Monday, October 9th, 2017

    Due to significant renovations, The Poetry Collection, University Archives, and Rare & Special Books Collection are closed for the fall semester and until further notice. During this time …

  • Banned Books: Celebrate the Freedom to Read

    Thursday, September 28th, 2017

    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 launched in …

  • 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 …