Undergraduate Library Research Award 2013 Winners

Congratulations to all who entered this year’s Undergraduate Library Research Award competition! We’re delighted to announce this year’s winners, who were recognized at an award ceremony and reception on Tuesday … Read more

Celebrating Preservation Week: A Series

This post was originally posted as several separate posts celebrating Preservation Week. They have been combined here for easier readability.

Established in 2010, Preservation week was created to raise awareness of preservation issues and collections in need of care. Through these posts we aim to highlight preservation challenges and methods here at LMU and in the greater cultural heritage community.

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RIP Huell Howser

Surf and Bath House at Ocean Park

RIP, Huell Howser. Did you know that H.H. visited LMU in 1995 to visit our Werner von Boltenstern Postcard collection? We’re happy to share a teeny tiny part of his … Read more

The Research Habits of College Students

How would you describe your research habits?  What do you find difficult about research?  Does the following infographic describe you? The data in this infographic comes from Project Information Literacy’s … Read more

We love our student workers! Meet Emma.

Student reshelving books

This student employee feature was posted in February 2011, and some details of library services may have changed. Please contact a librarian or stop by any desk in the library … Read more

Remembering Margaret Tante Burk

The staff and administration of the William H. Hannon Library offer their sincere condolences to the family of Margaret Tante Burk, who passed away on October 6. Margaret was an … Read more

Following the Riche Cheyne: Research in England

Exterior of Saint George's Chapel at Windsor Castle.  Photo by Michael Madrinkian.

This post was originally several posts and has been condensed into one post for easier readability.  Exterior of Saint George’s Chapel at Windsor Castle.  Photo by Michael Madrinkian. The library … Read more

Greetings from Beijing!

This was originally a multi-part post which has been combined for easier reading. Between now and June 18th, your humble Special Collections Librarian, Christine Megowan, will be blogging from the … Read more

And the 2011 winners are…

2011 ULRA winners

From left: Noelle Toland, Dean Brancolini, Nerissa Irizarry, Alice Beretta Congratulations to all of the winners of the 2011 Undergraduate Library Research Award! The grand prize of $1,000 was awarded to Noelle … Read more