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UTSA Libraries Announces Temporary Closure of the Assembly Room
(June 23, 2022) The John Peace Library Assembly Room located on the fourth floor (4.04.22) will see improvements to modernize the space and enhance services for the UTSA community. Beginning Monday…
Ven A Comer
Preserving centuries old Mexican cookbook collection
UTSA Libraries will host its annual ¡Ven a Comer! fundraising dinner June 17 at the Pearl’s renowned Hotel Emma. The invitation-only event supports the UTSA Libraries Special Collections Mexican…
STEM Librarians South 2022 Conference
UTSA Libraries will host the STEM Librarians South 2022 Conference
Now in its 12th year, the STEM Librarians South 2022 Conference will take place Thursday and Friday, July 28-29. Organized and hosted by UTSA Libraries, the virtual conference will bring together…
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The University of Texas at San Antonio partners with The Wall Street Journal
UTSA and The Wall Street Journal have partnered to provide school-sponsored WSJ memberships to all University of Texas at San Antonio students, faculty, and staff. Through the partnership, members…
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UTSA Libraries Faculty Grants Open: Call for Applications
UTSA Libraries is offering two grants that support teaching. The FTIA grant application deadline is March 31, 2022 Faculty Teaching in the Archives (FTIA) grants support the invigoration of…
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New Furniture Coming to JPL - Help Us Decide!
From March 1 – 12, winning prizes can be as easy as sitting down The John Peace Library is testing new furniture for the third floor renovation – our 'Bright,' Bold Re-imagination. UTSA students can…
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Construction Begins On 'Bright,' Bold Reimagination Of JPL
FEBRUARY 11, 2022 — Crews have begun work on the “Heart of the Campus” project—a reimagination of the third of the John Peace Library. During the first phase of the construction project, crews will…
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UTSA Libraries to collect and promote campus research in new digital library
  OCTOBER 25, 2021 — Research produced at UTSA can now be housed on the Runner Research Press, a digital library of scholarly and creative work that will archive among other things journal articles…
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UTSA Libraries tour highlights local influence on Mexican American civil rights
SEPTEMBER 16, 2021 — A new, interactive tour produced by the UTSA Libraries and Institute of Texan Cultures allows users to experience San Antonio’s significant role in the Mexican American civil…
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UTSA Libraries reopen as planned, provides access to study space, computing, materials
AUG. 16, 2021—Fall operations at the UTSA Libraries will resume as planned, and several locations will be open beginning today with study rooms available for booking via the library’s online…
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UTSA Libraries reopen, construction begins on ‘bright,’ bold reimagination of JPL
AUGUST 3, 2021— Beginning Aug. 23, the UTSA Libraries will reopen and 24-hour service will return to the John Peace Library on Main campus. Additionally, new views will be coming to the JPL with the…
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DUO authentication now required to access UTSA Libraries’ digital resources
MAY 27, 2021 — Beginning today, DUO two-factor authentication will be required to access the millions of e-books, e-journals and scholarly resources available at the UTSA Libraries. Students, faculty…