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NewsBank: Special Reports on Colorado Tragedy

Articles about the recent Aurora, Colorado movie theater shooting and its aftermath are being featured in Issues in the News – Gun Control Special Report, available as part of EKU Libraries’ NewsBank subscription.  While this...

2012 Dick Mayo Allen Award Presented

Alex Murphy
Congratulations 2012 Dick Mayo Allen Scholarship winner Alex Murphy! Murphy is a history education major.

Education Research Complete Now Available

Education Research Complete is now available through EKU Libraries!  This massive bibliographic and full-text database covers scholarly research and information relating to all areas, levels and specialties of education.

Explore ninepatch!

Visit Encompass, EKU’s digital archive, to enjoy ninepatch: A Creative Journal for Women and Gender Studies, founded and developed in EKU's Women and Gender Studies Department. 

Independence Day Schedule

In accordance with the University's Independence Day 2012 holiday, the Main Library and all branches will be closed on Wednesday, July 4, 2012 and will resume regular operating hours on Thursday, July 5, 2012.  Please visit hours to view a...

Need a Break? Enjoy Free Snacks in the Main Library!

Need a break from studying for your summer classes? Stop by the Main Lobby of the Main Library on Wednesday, June 20, 2012 from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. for free snacks, provided by the Student Government Association.

Looking to Enhance Your Online Courses?

Need a way to enhance your online courses?  Looking for a quick video to introduce your students to the subject of today's class?

Betina Gardner Named Dean of EKU Libraries

Betina Gardner has been named Dean of Libraries at Eastern Kentucky University. Gardner, who joined EKU Libraries in 1995, has served in a variety of capacities including interim dean since July 2011.

Wondering What to Read Next?

Wondering what to read next?  NoveList Plus offers information on more than 200,000 titles, including over 50,000 nonfiction titles.

Theses & Dissertations Added to Encompass

Visit Encompass, EKU’s digital archive, to enjoy theses and dissertations by Eastern's graduate students from fall 2010 to the present.  These outstanding projects represent a variety of disciplines ranging from biology to criminal...

Memorial Day Hours

In honor of the Memorial Day 2012 holiday, the Main Library and all branch libraries will be closed Saturday, May 26 through Monday, May 28, 2012 and will reopen with regular summer hours on Tuesday, May 29, 2012.  Please visit library hours...

Films on Demand Now Features Interactive Transcripts

Films on Demand has recently been enhanced to include interactive transcripts!  With this new feature, users can now view the full text of videos and follow along as they play, print video transcripts, click on any word in a transcript to jump...

Book Chat

May's regularly scheduled First Friday Book Chat 2012 will now take place on the last Friday of April.  Join EKU Learning Resources Center librarians and colleagues across campus on Friday, April 27, 2012 from 1-2 p.m. in John Grant Crabbe...