April 2011

Colloquium: Veiled Threats & Beyond the Veil

Among its efforts to nourish collegial dialogue across disciplinary boundaries among faculty and students, EKU Libraries is hosting hour-long, informally moderated colloquiums on selected Fridays at 3:30 p.m. in the new Crabbe Library Research and Instruction Commons Conference Room, 204G.

Business Expert Press eBooks

EKU Libraries has recently acquired a new collection of eBooks.

International Cinema Series: Addicted to Plastic

Join EKU Libraries Wednesday, April 20, 2011 at 6:30 p.m. in Main Library Room 108 for an International Cinema Series presentation of Addicted to Plastic.

Focus on Scholarship: Dr. Bruce Pratt

The research of Dr. Bruce Pratt, director of the Center for Renewable and Alternative Fuel Technologies (also known as CRAFT) and a professor in the Department of Agriculture, is focused on biofuel and the work that is going on at CRAFT.

Copyright on Campus

Interested in copyright issues?  EKU Libraries can help you in obtaining copyright clearance or acquiring public performance rights for films.  Check out the video Copyright on Campus, which addresses common questions about copyright related to teaching.   Have questions?

International Cinema Series: How I Ended this Summer

Join EKU Libraries Wednesday, April 13, 2011 at 6:30 p.m. in Main Library Room 128 for an International Cinema Series presentation of How I Ended this Summer (Russia, 2010).

International Cinema Series: Vanishing of the Bees

Join EKU Libraries Friday, April 15, 2011 at 5:30 p.m. in Main Library Room 108 for an International Cinema Series presentation of Vanishing of the Bees (USA, 2009).

Colloquium: Free Will in Social Psychology

Among its efforts to nourish collegial dialogue across disciplinary boundaries among faculty and students, EKU Libraries is hosting hour-long, informally moderated colloquiums on selected Fridays at 3:30 p.m. in the new Crabbe Library Research and Instruction Commons Conference Room, 204G.

First Amendment Celebration

Visit the Reference Area in the Main Library April 11-15, 2011 to enjoy a display of titles such as Religious Expression and the American Constitution as well as banned books like What’s Happening to My Body Book, all in celebration the First Amendment!

Day of Silence Book Display

In recognition of the Day of Silence, EKU Libraries will feature a display of titles related to LGBT topics during the month of April 2011.  Visit the Grand Reading Room in the Main Library to enjoy the display, which includes titles such as Great Speeches on Gay Rights, From Hate Crimes to Human Rights: a Tribute to Matthew Shepard, and The Truth abo

Scholars Assembly 2011

Faculty and staff are invited to join EKU Libraries and Academic Affairs as we celebrate the tenth annual Scholars Assembly on Friday, April 8, 2011 at 9:30AM in Walnut Hall, Keen Johnson Building. The assembly will honor student recipients of the highest awards from EKU’s five academic colleges.

Celebrate National Library Week

Join us April 10-16 in celebration of National Library Week 2011!  Visit the Noel Studio for Academic Creativity on Wednesday, April 13, 2011 3-5 p.m. for Rock the Studio.  Join us at 6:30 p.m., Wednesday, April 13, 2011 in Ma

Celebrate Earth Month

Visit the John Grant Crabbe Main Library lobby, reference area and Grand Reading Room during the month of April to enjoy a book display in celebration of Earth Month!  The display includes titles such as Greasy Rider, Missing Mountains, and Wild Song: Poems of the Natural World.