UK Libraries to Digitize Appalachian Records of Public Health, Housing, Community Development
Thanks to a grant from the Council on Library and Information Resources, the UK Libraries Special Collections Research Center will begin a community-driven project to digitize records on public health, housing, and education in Appalachia.
Wed, 12/17/2014 - 09:21 am
"Reel to Reel: Special Collections at the Movies" will showcase the 1938 documentary "Our Day," telling the story of the Kelly family in Lebanon, Ky.
UK Special Collections is exploring the rich, diverse culture of Appalachia with its "Immigrants in the Coalfields" exhibit on display through April 4.
Hosted by the King Library Press, Professor Kathleen Walkup of the Mills College will lecture on mid-century women printers this friday, as well as host a workshop on saturday.
The UK Special Collections Library's "Reel to Real" series continues tonight with "Coal Miner's Daughter," at 7 p.m. in Worsham Theater.
A free exhibition at the Carnegie Center will display the remarkable history of the King Library Press.
Kentucky students were introduced to evolutionary theory in 1900. Following the controversy of the 1920s, UK faculty, staff and alumni would play a key role in defending science education and academic freedom.
UK Libraries will be celebrating Black History Month with an exhibit featuring prominent African-Americans from UK's history.
To celebrate the upcoming Chinese Lunar New Year, UK Libraries will be showcasing Chinese art in William T. Young Library.
Aztec Poster From UK Makes Cover of National Library Publication