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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.

Theses & Dissertations Added to Encompass

Visit Encompass, EKU’s digital archive, to enjoy theses and dissertations by Eastern's graduate students from fall 2010 to the present.  These outstanding projects represent a variety of disciplines ranging from biology to criminal...

Memorial Day Hours

In honor of the Memorial Day holiday, the Main Library and all branch libraries will be closed Saturday, May 26 through Monday, May 28 and will reopen with regular summer hours on Tuesday, May 29.  Please visit library hours for a comprehensive...

Enjoy 24-Hour Study Space!

Need to study all night?  Visit the Java City Library Cafe, atrium and computer lab spaces Sunday-Thursday nights to enjoy great, safe 24 hour study space.  A security guard will be stationed to ensure overnight safety. Brought to you by...

Films on Demand Now Features Interactive Transcripts

Films on Demand has recently been enhanced to include interactive transcripts!  With this new feature, users can now view the full text of videos and follow along as they play, print video transcripts, click on any word in a transcript to jump...

Book Chat

May's regularly scheduled First Friday Book Chat will now take place on the last Friday of April.  Join EKU Learning Resources Center librarians and colleagues across campus on Friday, April 27 from 1-2 p.m. in John Grant Crabbe Main...

Storytelling Festival

On Wednesday, April 25 from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m., EKU Libraries' Learning Resources Center will host a Storytelling Festival.  During the event, nearly 100 elementary students from Model Laboratory will visit the Main Library's G

Colloquium: Japanese Aesthetics

Join EKU Libraries Friday, April 27 at 2 p.m. in Main Library 204G for a Colloquium discussion about Japanese Aesthetics.  All members of the University community are invited to join us for this great event.  Re

Brain Food for Finals

Looking for a delicious pick-me-up during Finals Week?  Look no further!  Visit the Main Lobby of the John Grant Crabbe Main Library for free food while enjoying our great study spaces.