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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 2012 holiday, the Main Library and all branch libraries will be closed Saturday, May 26 through Monday, May 28, 2012 and will reopen with regular summer hours on Tuesday, May 29, 2012.  Please visit library hours...

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 2012 will now take place on the last Friday of April.  Join EKU Learning Resources Center librarians and colleagues across campus on Friday, April 27, 2012 from 1-2 p.m. in John Grant Crabbe...

Storytelling Festival

On Wednesday, April 25, 2012 from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m., EKU Libraries' Learning Resources Center will host Storytelling Festival 2012.  During the event, nearly 100 elementary students from Model Laboratory will visit the Main Library's

Colloquium: Japanese Aesthetics

Join EKU Libraries Friday, April 27, 2012 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.&nb

Brain Food for Finals

Looking for a delicious pick-me-up during spring Finals Week 2012?  Look no further!  Visit the Main Lobby of the John Grant Crabbe Main Library for free food while enjoying our great study spaces. 

Focus on Scholarship: Dr. Tanea Reed

The Focus on Scholarship featured interview for April 2012 is with Dr. Tanea Reed, Assistant Professor in the Department of Chemistry at Eastern Kentucky University.  Dr. Reed is a National Institute of Health award recipient and 2010...

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. 

New Minor Housed in Noel Studio

To those familiar with Eastern Kentucky University, it is readily apparent that the University is a creative campus.  From EKU's focus on graduating informed, critical and creative thinkers who can communicate effectively, to offices and...

Hot Dog, I Love EKU Libraries!

In celebration of National Library Week, stop by the Main Lobby area of the Main Library on Monday, April 9, 2012 from 1-2:30 p.m. (or while supplies last) for free hot dogs and lemonade!  While you're here, tell us on film or in writing...