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EKU Reads @ EKU Libraries

Visit the John Grant Crabbe Main Library this fall to enjoy fascinating Colloquium discussions and a Grand Reading Room display of interesting resources related to the 2012-13 EKU Reads selection,

Films on Demand: Updated URL Links

Films on Demand, EKU Libraries’ streaming video provider, has recently updated the syntax for URL links to its videos. Please review any streaming video links that you have incorporated into your courses or posted on Blackboard to ensure they...

Labor Day Hours

Need library spaces, services, and resources during the Labor Day holiday?  The John Grant Crabbe Main Library will be open 11 a.m. to 6 p.m. this Saturday and Sunday (September 1 and 2) and 11 a.m. to 1 a.m.

The Journal of Military Experience Added to Encompass

The Journal of Military Experience, a venue in which veterans share their stories, poems, and artwork, is now available in Encompass.  Created in EKU's Department of Veteran's Affairs, the journal strives to allow a transparent flow of...

Brand New: Oxford Art Online

Oxford Art Online is now part of EKU Libraries' online resources.  Oxford Art Online offers access to the most authoritative, inclusive, and easily searchable online art resources available.  With this great new resource, you can...

NewsBank: Special Reports on Colorado Tragedy

Articles about the recent Aurora, Colorado movie theater shooting and its aftermath are being featured in Issues in the News – Gun Control Special Report, available as part of EKU Libraries’ NewsBank subscription.  While this...

Education Research Complete Now Available

Education Research Complete is now available through EKU Libraries!  This massive bibliographic and full-text database covers scholarly research and information relating to all areas, levels and specialties of education.

Explore ninepatch!

Visit Encompass, EKU’s digital archive, to enjoy ninepatch: A Creative Journal for Women and Gender Studies, founded and developed in EKU's Women and Gender Studies Department. 

Independence Day Schedule

In accordance with the University's Independence Day holiday, the Main Library and all branches will be closed on Wednesday, July 4 and will resume regular operating hours on Thursday, July 5.  Please visit hours to view a comprehensive...

Need a Break? Enjoy Free Snacks in the Main Library!

Need a break from studying for your summer classes? Stop by the Main Lobby of the Main Library on Wednesday, June 20 from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. for free snacks, provided by the Student Government Association.

Looking to Enhance Your Online Courses?

Need a way to enhance your online courses?  Looking for a quick video to introduce your students to the subject of today's class?

Betina Gardner Named Dean of EKU Libraries

Betina Gardner has been named Dean of Libraries at Eastern Kentucky University. Gardner, who joined EKU Libraries in 1995, has served in a variety of capacities including interim dean since July 2011.

Wondering What to Read Next?

Wondering what to read next?  NoveList Plus offers information on more than 200,000 titles, including over 50,000 nonfiction titles.