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EKU's Most Productive Study Spot: The Silent Study Zone

Student studies in Silent Study Zone
Studying, writing, and research can require deep concentration.  Students’ lives are filled with distractions and finding a quiet place to work is difficult.  In an effort to add an additional level of silence to campus study venue...

2014 Library Undergraduate Research Award Presented

Betina Gardner and Kathline Hartch
EKU Libraries presented the first Library Undergraduate Research Award (UGRA) at the 2014 University Scholars Assembly.  The Award, made possible by the Friends of EKU Libraries, recognizes students whose research makes expert and creative use...

Remembering Bracelen Flood

Remembering Bracelen Flood
Noted writer and historian Charles Bracelen Flood, 84, died Friday at his home in Richmond.

2014 Dick Mayo Allen Award Presented

Dick Mayo Allen 2014
Congratulations 2014 Dick Mayo Allen Scholarship winner Tyler Rousey!

Summer Hours

Summer Hours
Need library spaces, resources, and services? We are open all summer 2014! Visit our hours for the full schedule.

Fall 2014 ColonelSmart

ColonelSmart explores various topics relevant to research and academic success. Each workshop covers a different skill set, and everyone—students, faculty, and staff—is welcome to attend.

We want to see where you #hitthebooks!

We want to see where you #hitthebooks!
EKU Libraries wants to see where you #hitthebooks. Take a #selfie or #vine in your favorite study spot & tag #ekulibrary either @ekulibraries (Twitter) or Eastern Kentucky University Libraries - EKU (Facebook) for your chance to win a prize!

Spring 2014 News

Spring 2014 Library News
Read the spring 2014 issue of EKU Libraries’ Between the Columns to learn about helpful library resources for your classroom, get answers to your top five online class copyright 

Don't Start Me Talkin' with Tom Williams

Don't Start Me Talkin' with Tom Williams
Tom Williams will read from his new novel, Don't Start Me Talkin', about Brother Ben, the only remaining True Delta Bluesman, playing his final North American tour on Thursday, March 27, 2014 at 4 p.m. in the Grand Reading Room.  Books...

An Evening of Appalachian Toys and Games

Live @ Your Library with Linda Hager Pack
Enjoy a presentation by local author Linda Hager Pack who will focus on her newest book, Appalachian Toys and Games from A to Z on April 9, 2014 in Library Classroom 204D in the Main Library.

Spring Break @ EKU Libraries

Spring Break Hours
The John Grant Crabbe Main Library will be open Monday-Friday from 7:30a.m. to 4:30p.m. during spring break week 2014.  All branch libraries will be closed.  Visit our hours for full details.

Calling All Student Artists!

EKU student artists: enter your artwork in EKU Libraries' spring 2014 student art exhibit for a chance to showcase your artwork in the Main Library and compete for a prize!  Visit our inaugural art exhibit page for details.