Baylor Libraries Join SCOAP3 Partnership
Baylor Libraries have joined research libraries around the globe in a partnership that will transition key journals in the field of high-energy particle physics to an open access model.
BrowZine App from Third Iron Eases Research
BrowZine, an app for iPad and Android tablets, allows Baylor faculty, students and staff to access, read and monitor e-journals held by the Baylor Libraries in a very user-friendly interface.
Poage Library Hosts JFK Exhibit Until May
W.R. Poage Legislative Library, located on Baylor's campus, is currently hosting an exhibit celebrating the life, presidency and legacy of President John F. Kennedy. The exhibit intends to honor the 50th anniversary of Kennedy's assassination and will run through May 2014.
Baylor Libraries Launch New Research Database
The Baylor University Libraries are pleased to announce the official launch of Baylor Archival Repositories Database (BARD), a new research database.
Library Staff Member Donates Rare Painting to Smithsonian Institution
Melvin Schuetz, Assistant to the Curators at Armstrong Browning Library, donated a rare painting by Chesley Bonestell to the Smithsonian Institution.
Baylor Alum Donates CFTC Papers to Poage Library
Fowler West, Senior Vice President of Mercury, donated a decade's worth of regulatory-related papers from his tenure serving as Commissioner of the Commodity Futures Trading Commission (CFTC) to Baylor University's W.R. Poage Legislative Library.
Film Screening Highlights Muslim Journeys
The Baylor University Libraries, Honors College and Department of Multicultural Affairs will host a free screening and discussion of "Prince Among Slaves," a film narrated by Mos Def, as part of a grant that was recently awarded to Baylor by the National Endowment for the Humanities (NEH) and the American Library Association (ALA).
Photo Exhibit Highlights the Middle East
The Baylor University Libraries feature the photography of 1938 Baylor alum Dr. Colbert Held in an exhibit that explores the culture of the regions of the Middle East.
University Libraries Honor Robert Browning
On December 7, 2012 representatives from Armstrong Browning Library and the Baylor Libraries Board of Advisors participated in the ceremony honoring the poet whose work continues to inspire and impact people worldwide 200 years after his birth.