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If You Could Study Anything, What Would it Be?

Quick, right now, ask yourself “If I could learn about anything would it be?” While you are thinking, consider this, sometimes people pick a major because they think it will help them get a job. Sometimes people take courses¬† because their friends are taking them or they want to tell their parents they are studying …

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Fast Service!

The library can deliver all sorts of services and research tools. How do we do it so fast? Watch this video. http://www.youtube.com/hbllproduction#p/u/0/ldx1f8j7y6Q

He Bibles and She Bibles

This Wednesday and Thursday the library will host a symposium to celebrate 400 years of the King James Bible. Then, next August the library will install a large exhibit of materials related to the King James Bible in our exhibit space on level 1. As a teaser for the large exhibit curator Maggie Kopp has …

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Tools for Tough Assignments

If you have a tough homework assignment or research paper we suggest you try the special subject pages. Visit http://guides.lib.byu.edu/browse.php and choose the page that matches your class. You’ll find great scholarly resources all ready for you.

Films in Utah

The library’s James D’Arc is featured in the Salt Lake Tribune today. http://sltrib.com/sltrib/entertainment/49942713-81/utah-arc-movie-history.html.csp?page=1 D’Arc has a new book coming out on the film industry in Utah. The library will feature films with Utah ties this fall in the BYU Motion Picture Film Archive Film Series.

New Library Promotional Videos

The library offers a diverse collection of services. We are trying a new way of promoting them using animated spots on the library’s video screen. You can also watch them on Youtube. http://www.youtube.com/user/TheHBLL

Try This New Assignment Calculator

The library has developed a new tool to help students plan their research projects. Give it at try at http://lib.byu.edu/homeworkcalc/

Government Documents Librarians Have the Information You Need

It’s caucus time.¬† Our Government Document Librarians have a list of locations: http://www.utah.gov/government/caucus.html If you need more Government information they are always happy to help. Find them on level 1 of the library.

HBLL features emancipation exhibit in February

In honor of Black History Month, the Harold B. Lee Library is displaying original emancipation era documents for a limited time. This valuable collection includes a copy of the original executive order issued by President Lincoln on January 1, 1863 that named the 10 states where slaves were explicitly freed. In addition to this privileged …

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Capt. Dan Jones Exhibition

Beginning February 2, 2010, the L. Tom Perry Special Collections in the Harold B. Lee Library at Brigham Young University will host an exhibition of many of the writings and publications of Capt. Dan Jones. The exhibition can be seen on the 1st floor of the library in Special Collections (Room 1130) will run through …

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