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Summer Classic Film Schedule

The library is celebrating science fiction this summer with three films that highlight the special effects of their day. All films start at 7:00 pm in the library’s Alice Louise Reynolds Auditorium on level 1. Admission is free. June 14 Godzilla With over 30 Godzilla films to date people still hold up the original as …

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Zitkala-Ša: Commemorating Her Art, Life, And Legacy

  Visit the the BYU Library’s Special Collections to learn more about Zitkala-Ša, an influential Dakota writer, educator, musician, and political activist. Her name, Zitkala-Ša, translates to “Red Bird” in the Lakota language. She was born and raised on the Yankton Indian Reservation until the age of eight when she was taken to a Quaker …

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Winter Film Schedule 2024

The library offers various films. Curator Ben Harry presents Archive Classic Films. These films are projected using 16mm film that is part of the BYU Motion Picture Archive. He also presents restored films. The Library Film Series screens classic films often using the latest restored digital version. All films are shown in the Alice Louise …

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Cozy Fest on February 2: Crafts & Fun!

Winter can be tough but you can find fun at Cozy Fest, the library night of rafts and more. Join us from 6:00 pm until 8:00 pm in the new Makerspace on level 4. It’s free!    

Accepting Applications to Teach in the Experiential Studio for Spring/Summer/Fall 2024

The Experiential Studio – on level four of the Harold B. Lee Library – provides an environment uniquely designed to support interdisciplinary, library-integrated, and experiential learning. Priority applications to teach in the space during 2024 will be accepted through Friday, February 9, with results out the following Friday. Applications will still be accepted after this …

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Study Break

The library has a long tradition of providing study breaks for students who have spent many hours in the library preparing for finals and finishing papers. Some of the Help Desks provide fun break activities and for those looking for an opportunity to stand up and explore the library we have installed our Pong game …

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November 2 & 3: The A. Dean Larsen Book Collecting Conference

Registration is now open for the 2023 A. Dean Larsen Book Collecting Conference. Don’t miss this opportunity to see rare and unusual books. Learn about books and book collecting. Enjoy a morning of hands-on activities. Sign up here: https://adlbcc.lib.byu.edu/  

October 30, Karin Wulf, Professor of History, Brown University, Director & Librarian of the John Carter Brown Library

Karin Wulf: Professor of History, Brown University, Director & Librarian of the John Carter Brown Library Monday, 30 OCT, 2:00 PM | Alice Louise Reynolds Auditorium , HBLL 1080 Wilford Woodruff at the Crossroads of American Genealogy: Wilford Woodruff was both archetype and exception, inheritor of a deep genealogical tradition, and innovator of genealogy’s American …

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The Waters of Mormon, Thursday, October 12

The Waters of Mormon is a concert film of songs on Book of Mormon texts. 7:30 pm, Thursday 12 October 2023 Reynolds Auditorium, 1160 HBLL   Film by Scott Cook Music by Christian Asplund Featuring: Mark Ammons Kevin Anthony Rob Brandt Kristine Haglund Melissa Heath Michael Hicks Rex Kocherhans Kate Monson Sonja Poulter Steve Ricks …

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Library Film Series Fall Schedule

Join us each month for a classic film. Films start at 7:00 pm in the Alice Louise Reynolds Auditorium on level 1. Admission is free.   September 22 To Catch A Thief 1955 Cary Grant and Grace Kelly star in the story of a retired burglar who is accused of returning to a life of crime. The …

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