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  • 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 …

  • UB Libraries Banned Books Read-Out

    Tuesday, September 20th, 2016

    Wednesday, September 28, 2016 at 3 pm Lockwood Library, 2nd Floor Lobby Light refreshments will be served. Celebrate the freedom to read and help us draw attention to …

  • 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 …

  • A Poetry Reading & Book Launch for Ansie Baird

    Friday, September 9th, 2016

    Please join us for a celebration of Ansie Baird’s new book of poems The Solace of Islands published by BlazeVOX [books]. Wednesday, September 14th at 7:30pm Copies of …

  • 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 …

  • Connect. Collaborate. Create.

    Friday, July 15th, 2016

    Exciting changes are taking place in the Oscar A. Silverman Library in Capen Hall. The ways in which students learn, classes are taught, and information is shared are …

  • Historic Banners of the YMCA Buffalo Niagara

    Monday, May 23rd, 2016

    Perhaps one of the most exciting moments in archival work is the unveiling of newly acquired material. Surveying the contents of boxes may yield countless papers, photographs, books, …