July 24 Film Screening – Neshoba: The Price of Freedom

July 8, 2014

In honor of the 50th Anniversary of Freedom Summer we will be screening the Micki Dickoff film Neshoba: The Price of Freedom. Included in the event will be a short talk by Dr. Dennis Simon, Altshuler Distinguished Teaching Professor, Political

SMU’s Believe It Or Not! Part II – on exhibit at Fondren

June 10, 2014

SMU’s Believe It Or Not! Part II The bizarre. The strange. THE UNUSUAL. Exhibit on display: June 9 – September 22, 2014, Fondren Library Center Lobby All right here from the SMU Libraries. Spanning multiple collections (including the George W.

Ground-breaking eBook Loan!

May 29, 2014

SMU’s Central University Libraries (CUL) recently filled the very first Occam’s Reader request. The University of Missouri borrowed the e-book, Third International Handbook of Mathematics Education. The book was 1,119 pages. The Occam’s Reader Project – comprised of Texas Tech

Friends of the SMU Libraries Announce 2014 Grant Recipients

May 15, 2014

The Friends of the SMU Libraries are pleased to announce the 2014 grant recipients. Grants benefit all of the SMU Libraries. A complete list of grants can be found at http://smu.edu/libraries/friends/grants/2014.asp.

Late Night Snack Night – Free Food! May 7 – 9.

April 30, 2014

Paws and Take a Break: Therapy Dogs at the Library – May 6

April 26, 2014

Reduce the stress of studying for finals! Spend some time with a therapy dog at the library! Location: Fondren Library Center, Touch Learning Center (1st floor, Fondren Library East) – tentative location Date: Tuesday, May 6 Time: 1 p.m. –

Kudos to Melanie Golder and the ILL Team

April 15, 2014

Kudos to Melanie Golder and the ILL team for filling the first Occam’s reader request as part of the GWLA consortium. The e-book, Third International Handbook of Mathematics Education, was loaned to the University of Missouri. The book was 1,119

Kudos to Sam Ratcliffe

April 14, 2014

Kudos to Sam Ratcliffe at the Hamon Arts Library for doing such a superb job as a judge at the Mat Hatter’s tea (style show and luncheon) held last week at the Dallas Arboretum. What great PR for the Hamon Library and Bywaters

Visit the SMU Living Library! Real people. Real conversations. April 15 and 16.

April 14, 2014

What is the Living Library? Books at the SMU Living Library are real people who have an interesting life story or unique experience to share. This event is designed to challenge prejudices and encourage respect. When you check out a

7th Annual CUL Cookout, April 15 and 16 – Free hot dogs!

April 1, 2014

Question: How many librarians does it take to grill a hot dog? Answer: We’re not sure yet, but we always hit it out of the ballpark. Join us for the 7th Annual CUL Cookout and learn more about how Central

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