Category Archives: Exhibits

2013 – The Year of the Library: Exhibit September 16 – November 11, 2013

2013 – The Year of the Library September 16, 2013 – November 11, 2013 Fondren Library Center Lobby During 2013, SMU is commemorating the Year of the Library, a celebration of library firsts and of the continued importance of the

Let’s Read – Library Figurines on display at Fondren Library Center through September 16th

Let’s Read: The van Breda Collection of Library Figurines Exhibit dates: July 29, 2013 – September 16, 2013 Exhibit location: Fondren Library Center lobby This exhibit is free and open to the public. Nancy and Michael van Breda have been

Hail to the Chief: Presidential History in Word and Image; DeGolyer Library July 14 – 27

George Washington’s personal copy of the Acts of Congress, which includes the U.S. Constitution, the Bill of Rights and other legislation passed by the first session of Congress, will be displayed July 14-27 at SMU’s DeGolyer Library. The 106-page volume

Join us for SMU Community Day, Hail to the Chief Presidential Exhibit on July 20

Colonial America will come alive on the SMU campus July 20 at SMU Community Day, inspired by the on-campus exhibit of George Washington’s copy of the U.S. Constitution. Kids can write with a quill pen, make a yarn toy or play

Scares and Cults: Exhibit on display, June 21 – July 29, 2013

Scares and Cults June 21, 2013 – July 29, 2013 Fondren Library Center Lobby One thing that has generated a lot of Scares over the last 50 to 6o years are cults, and they still do. Cults have plagued and

Joe Coomer: A Life in Letters – on display at DeGolyer Library through May 24th

Joe Coomer: A Life in Letters Exhibition at DeGolyer Library Acclaimed author Joe Coomer ’81 recently donated his literary archive — more than 20 boxes of materials – to the DeGolyer Library. The current exhibit draws on this wealth of

John Maley, An Account of Four Years Travels; April 23-May 24: DeGolyer Library Exhibit

John Maley, An Account of Four Years Travels; April 23-May 24 Exhibit at DeGolyer Library John Maley, An Account of Four Years Travels, a previously unknown manuscript account of the Mississippi Valley, 1808-1812, will be on display April 23-May 24,

Southern Methodist University Campus Memories: A Digital Collection

Southern Methodist University Campus Memories: A Digital Collection April 11, 2013 – June 24, 2013, Fondren Library Center Lobby The SMU Campus Memories collection includes a wide variety of photos, texts, and videos of SMU during all phases of its

Joe Coomer: A Life in Letters – DeGolyer Library Exhibit

Joe Coomer: A Life in Letters Lecture and Book Signing: April 18th, 6:00 pm Join us Thursday, April 18th for a reception at 6pm in the Texana Room and a lecture and book signing at 6:30pm in the Stanley Marcus

From Text to Terabytes: On exhibit from January 22 – April 8

From Text to Terabytes January 22, 2013 – April 8, 2013, Fondren Library Center ‘Link’ Over the past quarter of a century, computers have transformed almost every aspect of how libraries provide services and resources to their users. Research which

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