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Aug. 4 2017

Lillian Smith Book Award winners announced; to be presented at Decatur Book Festival

"The Firebrand and the First Lady," a portrait of the friendship between human rights activist Pauli Murray and first lady Eleanor Roosevelt, and "Vagrant Nation," an examination of constitutional changes and their effect on the social reform movements of the 1960s, are winners of the 2017 Lillian Smith Book Awards.

Mar. 24 2016

Georgia Writers Hall of Fame Class of 2016 announced

Five new members, including the first African-American to win a Pulitzer Prize, have been elected to the Georgia Writers Hall of Fame at the University of Georgia Libraries. For the second year, the UGA Libraries are encouraging Georgians to read at least one book by each inductee before the Nov. 7 ceremony.

Feb. 24 2016

Women’s History Month celebration includes rededication, film series

The University of Georgia will celebrate Women's History Month in March with a film series and the rededication of the Lucy Hargrett Draper Center & Archives for the Study of the Rights of Women in History and the Law at the Hargrett Rare Book and Manuscript Library.

Nov. 2 2015

Carnegie Library Learning Center opens on Health Sciences Campus

The Carnegie Library Learning Center, an electronic library and learning commons to serve the University of Georgia Health Sciences Campus, opened Nov. 2.

Oct. 19 2015

Georgia Writers Hall of Fame to induct four new members Nov. 9

The environment and civil rights will be the focus of this year's Georgia Writers Hall of Fame ceremony events Nov. 8 and 9 at the University of Georgia.

May. 7 2015

Dramatic story of an escape from slavery to be subject of a May 18 talk

Barbara McCaskill, an associate professor of English at the University of Georgia, will speak on "The Rise and Fall of William and Ellen Craft, Fugitives from Slavery in Georgia" May 18 at 3 p.m. in the Richard B. Russell Building Special Collections Libraries.

Apr. 30 2015

UGA to celebrate 70th anniversary of the end of the war in Europe

The University of Georgia's three special collections libraries are joining forces to commemorate the 70th anniversary of Victory in Europe Day and the conclusion of World War II in Europe May 7.

Mar. 24 2015

Media advisory: Habitat for Humanity to frame home at UGA

Habitat for Humanity International will frame a house, to be used as affordable housing in Athens, on the lawn of the University of Georgia Richard B. Russell Building Special Collections Libraries April 1.

Mar. 17 2015

Winston Churchill paintings on display at Hargrett Rare Book and Manuscript Library

A selection of paintings by Winston Churchill, iconic statesman, Nobel Prize winner, and wartime hero, will be exhibited at the University of Georgia Hargrett Rare Book and Manuscript Library from March 18-April 17.

Feb. 16 2015

UGA Special Collections Libraries launch ‘The Rest of the Story’ book club

A new monthly book club, "The Rest of the Story," will focus on works connected to upcoming/ongoing exhibitions at the Richard B. Russell Building Special Collections Libraries.

Feb. 11 2015

Classic radios exhibited at UGA Special Collections Libraries

An exhibit of radios from the early 1900s, the beginning of the age of electronic mass communication, will open Feb. 20 at the University of Georgia Richard B. Russell Building Special Collections Libraries.

Feb. 5 2015

Four selected for Georgia Writers Hall of Fame

The Georgia Writers Hall of Fame at the University of Georgia Libraries is launching a new initiative to honor Georgia literature by encouraging Georgia residents to read at least one book by each inductee before the annual November ceremony.

Jan. 8 2015

UGA Media Archives improves access to rare Nixon interview footage

The University of Georgia Libraries is using new technology to improve access to more than 30 hours of rare videotaped interviews with former President Richard M. Nixon.

Oct. 22 2014

UGA book discussion to look at women in Georgia history

The editors of a new volume of essays about women's role in Georgia history will speak Nov. 11 at the University of Georgia Richard B. Russell Building Special Collections Libraries.

Oct. 21 2014

Georgia Writers Hall of Fame events set for Nov. 9 and 10 at UGA

Mary Hood, Alfred Uhry and the late Olive Ann Burns will be inducted into the Georgia Writers Hall of Fame Nov. 10 at the University of Georgia Richard B. Russell Building Special Collections Libraries.

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