Posts Tagged ‘ University Libraries ’

Obituary — Donna Koch

Nov 15th, 2012 | By | Category: 2012, Issue, Obituaries

Donna Koch, 52, of Lincoln, died Oct. 30. Koch worked for nearly 32 years in the UNL Libraries system. Born Aug. 6, 1960 in Yankton, S.D., Koch grew up in Hartington, Neb. She graduated from Hartington Cedar Catholic High School and attended Wayne State College. She started at UNL in January 1981 as a library […]

‘Learn at the Library’ series continues Feb. 1

Mar 31st, 2011 | By | Category: Employee News, Jan. 27

UNL librarians are presenting a series of spring semester workshops on Tuesdays at 10:30 a.m. The next workshop is Feb. 1. The topics of the workshops range from technology issues to advanced techniques of research. Workshops are open to faculty, staff, students and the public. All workshops are in Love Library, room 111. Register by […]

University Archives receives book collection from Holdrege doctor

Oct 11th, 2010 | By | Category: Aug. 26, Campus News

University Libraries University Libraries has received more than 11,000 books and exhibition catalogues donated by Stuart P. Embury, M.D., of Holdrege, a 1966 graduate of NU and 1969 UNMC graduate. Embury amassed what is considered one of the top private book collections on American art in the United States over 40 years. The Stuart P. […]

New exhibit celebrates emeriti projects

Apr 1st, 2010 | By | Category: April 1, 2010, Campus News, Issue

The creative activity of emeriti professors is being explored in a new exhibition in Love Library. “Emeriti In Action,” developed by the UNL Emeriti Association in cooperation with the University Libraries, features activities carried out by professors after retirement. The exhibit, on display in Love Library display cases from April 2 to June 30, includes […]

Libraries expand online access to medical journals, New York Times

Feb 4th, 2010 | By | Category: Campus News, February 4, 2010, Issue

The University Libraries is offering extended access to online medical journals and the New York Times. Through negotiations completed by the University of Nebraska Medical Center, all four campuses in the NU system can access to 119 full-text medical journals published by Elsevier. For more information on available titles, go to Faculty, staff and […]

Libraries outline deadlines for reserve materials

May 7th, 2009 | By | Category: Employee News, Issue, May 7, 2009

The University Libraries offers faculty and graduate assistants the opportunity to place library books, journal articles, personal copies of books and other items on reserve and make them available to students. The reserves service is available at all UNL libraries. To have reserve lists processed by the first day of each summer session, deadlines are: […]


Dec 4th, 2008 | By | Category: Campus News, December 4, 2008

Sue Leach (left), a project associate with University Libraries, discusses research options with Hannah Bates, a sophomore secondary education/math major from Lincoln, in the Student Affairs satellite office in the Nebraska Union.  The satellite office is used in shifts by various campus offices to encourage contact with students. The University Libraries use the satellite office […]

Westbrooks named associate dean of UNL Libraries

Sep 11th, 2008 | By | Category: Employee News, September 11, 2008

Westbrooks Elaine Westbrooks is the new associate dean for the University Libraries. She began serving in the post on Aug. 1. She has administrative responsibility for library assessment, access and branch services, re-search and instructional services and technical services. Westbrooks received a master’s degree from the University of Pittsburgh in 1999 and served at Cornell […]