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Discover New Collections, Events and Resources

Read Between the Columns to learn about the upcoming Live @ Your Library series, explore how EKU Librarians can enhance learning in your classes, discover the new Rolling Stone magazine Top Pop Albums collection, learn about how new collection...

Explore Gender Studies Streaming Videos

Try the new Gender Studies Streaming Video Collection to explore issues of gender, representation, and sexuality with videos ranging from "I am a Man: Black Masculinity in America" to "Dreamworlds 3: Desire, Sex and Power in Music...

Live @ Your Library 2013

Live @ Your Library kicks off this National Library Week (April 15-19) and offers something for everyone!  From fascinating presentations exploring diverse facets of creativity to jazz, bluegrass, and dance performances, this is a series you...

A Stirring in the Dark

Join EKU Department of English and Theatre and faculty member Christina Lovin for a reading from her book, A Stirring in the Dark on Wednesday, February 27 at 4:30p.m. in the Main Library's Grand Reading Room.  Author Bruce Smith has called...

EKU Features Local Open Access Journals

Did you know that EKU and EKU Libraries publish five open access peer reviewed journals?

Need Photos for Your Presentations?

Global Issues in Context and Opposing Viewpoints in Context feature hundreds of photos from hot topics in the news.  Try the advanced search function to find an image for your presentation!  Check out Global Issues in Context or

Valentine's Day Reads

Stop by the Learning Resources Center online or in-person to enjoy a display of Valentine's Day books selected just for this love-filled season!  The physical display is located directly beside the LRC Help Desk on the Main Library's...

Encompass Journal Mentioned in The New York Times

EKU's The Journal of Military Experience recently received a mention in The New York Times.  The journal, a venue in which veterans share their stories, poems, and artwork, is available in Encompass,

Historic Snow Days

Come see the snow days of yore with a new display in front of Special Collections and Archives (first floor, Main Library)!  Snow Days:  EKU Across the Decades includes 16 photographs of students enjoying the snows of winters past. ...

LIB 301 Students Partner with Kentucky Horse Park

During fall 2012, Education students in Dr. Delinda Dent’s LIB 301 course and EKU Libraries’ Learning Resources Center partnered with the Kentucky Horse Park to create a learning resource for its young visitors. 

Top 500 Pop Albums Now Available

The Elizabeth K. Baker Music Library now features the 500 greatest pop albums of all time, as ranked by Rolling Stone magazine. This CD collection includes a variety of styles, ranging from the album listed as number one, The Beatles’ Sgt.

Old Issues of Progress, Milestone Only Mouse Click Away

For alumni, current and former faculty and staff and others with a connection to Eastern Kentucky University, Memory Lane is now just a mouse click away.

Martin Luther King Jr. Day Hours

In honor of Martin Luther King Jr. Day, the John Grant Crabbe Main Library will be open special hours on Sunday, January 20 (11AM-6PM) and Monday, January 21 (11AM-1AM). All branch libraries will remain closed on Monday. For a complete listing of...