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A Dean Larsen Book Collecting Conference

Registration is now open for the annual A. Dean Larsen Book Collecting Conference. The conference will take place on Friday, March 23, with an opening session in the L. Tom Perry Special Collections of the Harold B. Lee Library. For over a decade the conference has welcomed book collectors to meet, share, and learn from each …

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Love Your Library Week 2018

The week of February 12 through 16 is our annual “Love Your Library Week.” Monday The library is setting up a Blind Date with a Book. Readers are invited to choose a wrapped book based only on its “dating profile.” Monday through Wednesday The library will have a Love Your Library Booth where patrons can …

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Library Film Series

The library Film Series returns this winter with a new lineup of classic films. January 26, the series kicks off with one of the most popular romantic comedies from the 1960s, How to Steal a Million. This films stars Audrey Hepburn and Peter O’Toole as amateur thieves who break into a museum to save her …

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Extended Hours

From now until December 20 the library will remain open until 2:00 am on weeknights to help you study. Services will be limited after regular hours.

Bazaar Culture: Women’s Work at Victorian Fundraising Fairs.

Leslee Thorne-Murphy from the BYU English Department will present the lecture Bazaar Culture: Women’s Work at Victorian Fundraising Fairs, on Thursday, November 30 at noon in the library auditorium. The lecture is part of the events surrounding The L. Tom Perry Special Collections new exhibition, Welcome to our Charity Bazaar. Charity bazaars, or “fancy fairs,” were …

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Opera Arias Live in the Library December 6

In a series of four mini concerts, students from the School of Music and Music Special Collections will perform pieces housed within the Harold B. Lee Library’s musical collections. This concert features student employees of the Music Special Collections who will perform opera arias. Noon, December 6, in the library auditorium.   As always the …

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  Geospatial Services and Training, located in the library, provides training and access to GIS technology.  They will have a station set up on the main floor of the HBLL on Wednesday, November 15th with activities for GIS Day.  The first GIS Day took place in 1999 and since then has been held the third …

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October is American Archives Month

Celebrate American Archives Month with curators and conservators of the library. Special Collections, from BYU History to Pop Culture Wednesday, October 4th, 11:00am – 1:00pm, HBLL 3rd floor Did you know that L. Tom Perry Special Collections is the repository for BYU historical records?  Did you know that we are collecting current 21st Century Mormon …

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Got Kids? Study Here

The freshmen are nowhere near the youngest people on campus. Some students have children of their own and we know it can be difficult to find a study space with little ones in tow. Today the library, with a lot of help from Physical Facilities, completed work on a Family-friendly Study Room. Located on level …

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CID Studio: Call for Proposals

Did you know that there is a teaching space in the Harold B. Lee Library dedicated to fostering creative thinking to solve problems? The Creativity, Innovation, and Design Studio provides an environment for students across all majors and backgrounds to collaborate with each other, as well as with faculty and subject librarians, to efficiently come up with …

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