Buzz Aldrin Book Signing, May 22

May 11, 2016

Sunday, May 22 Dr. Buzz Aldrin presents No Dream is Too High: Life Lessons From a Man Who Walked on the Moon 7:30 p.m. FREE Lecture. No RSVP required. Location: Highland Park United Methodist Church, Wesley Hall (3300 Mockingbird Lane)

Friends of the SMU Libraries Announce 2016 Grant Recipients

May 11, 2016

The Friends of the SMU Libraries are pleased to announce the following 2016 grant recipients: $10,000 to the Fondren Library Center renovation project. $3,500 to the Business Library for digital signage. $3,000 to the SMU Archives to continue digitizing the

Angela Duckworth Book Signing, May 12

May 4, 2016

Thursday, May 12 Angela Duckworth presents GRIT: The Power and Passion of Perseverance 6 p.m. Author’s Reception. Cost, $30 (includes signed book). RSVP Required Cash or check accepted at the door. Signed book included. 7 p.m. FREE Lecture and book

Study late for finals! 24/7 hours go through May 10!

April 28, 2016

The Fondren Library has 24/7 study hours from April 24 to May 10. Overnight study will be available in the science wing of the library. Students will have the first floor, mezzanine, second floor and the second floor over the

Paws and Take a Break

April 25, 2016

Reduce the stress of studying for finals! Spend some time with a therapy dog! About the Event: Our canine friends from Pet Partners will visit with students to help reduce stress from finals.  Research has shown that spending 5-24 minutes with a calm

2016-17 Common Reading Launch Party

April 25, 2016

Join Us! Come learn about next fall’s Common Reading selection, Bryan Stevenson’s Just Mercy: A Story of Justice and Redemption, and explore the recently renovated spaces in Fondren Library. This will be an opportunity to become part of the Common

CUL Songs for Studying

April 25, 2016

  Finals are just around the corner so it is time to hit the books! If you enjoy listening to music while you study, then we have something for you. We have crafted a playlist of songs hand selected by

Hillcrest Foundation Exhibit Hall Opens

April 22, 2016

  Come visit the new Hillcrest Foundation Exhibit Hall! This premier exhibition space for SMU’s DeGolyer Library Special Collections, is a modern, spacious venue that is currently housing its inaugural exhibition, “Books, Buildings and Benefactors.” The exhibition highlights signature items

Faculty Information Literacy Stipend: Deadline Extended to May 2

April 20, 2016

About the Award A stipend of $1000 will be given to the winning faculty member for designing and implementing an information literacy assignment for a Fall 2016 course in collaboration with the department’s subject librarian. The stipend will be disbursed

Fondren Centennial Reading Room Now Open!

April 15, 2016

The Fondren Centennial Reading Room is now open! The centerpiece of the Fondren Library Center renovation is the restoration of the reading room to its former grandeur, made possible by the generosity of The Fondren Foundation. Enjoy custom-designed handcrafted tables

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