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UTSA Libraries to provide contactless book delivery for Fall 2020
  Beginning Monday, Aug. 24, students, faculty and staff may request library books and physical materials using a contactless delivery service through the UTSA Libraries’ “Get It For Me” system. …
New e-book features sweet recipes from Mexican Cookbook Collection
  Here’s a fun activity to add to your pandemic to-do list—get inspired by Mexican pastries. The UTSA Libraries have released the first in a series of digital mini-cookbooks featuring favorite…
Process implemented for safe return of books at John Peace Library
  Students, faculty and staff wishing to return borrowed books and other materials from the UTSA Libraries may now do so during limited hours at the John Peace Library on UTSA’s Main Campus.…

UTSA Libraries Peer Coaches partner with Gemini Ink to promote virtual book club
  UTSA Libraries Peer Coach Silvia Lira-Perez, a senior Cyber Security and Information Systems major  UTSA Libraries Peer Coaches normally mentor fellow Roadrunners seeking help with research…
UTSA Libraries commemorate Women’s History Month
In honor of Women’s History Month, the UTSA Libraries are showcasing a selection of work generated in the field of women’s studies and highlighting interdisciplinary databases that can guide further…
Portion of UTSA’s Mexican Cookbook Collection now available online
FEBRUARY 14, 2020 — Unique, handwritten recipes of traditional Mexican dishes dating as far back as 1789 can be viewed online as part of the digitization efforts of the UTSA Libraries’ Mexican…
Grants available for courses that integrate UTSA Special Collections content
UTSA faculty looking to integrate unique content from the UTSA Special Collections into their courses are invited to apply for the Faculty Teaching in the Archives Grants for the 2020-2021 academic…
John Peace Library introduces new single-service front desk
In an effort to better serve students and faculty, the John Peace Library will combine the circulation desk and information desk into a single-service area, making it easier to borrow, book space and…
Open Educational Resources for Faculty
Applications are now being accepted for Adopt-a-Free-Textbook Grants, offered by the UTSA Libraries. The grant is open to tenure and non-tenure track faculty and offers funds to support faculty…
Sebastián en San Antonio
Artist Enrique "Sebastián" Carbajal(SAN ANTONIO) – The city of San Antonio will celebrate the acclaimed artist, Maestro Sebastian, marking the sculptor’s 50-plus years in the profession. Sebastián…
Changes to Library My Account
UTSA Libraries implemented an improved Library My Account on Thursday, June 13, to provide students and faculty/staff a central location to access account information.  When signed in, the update…
UTSA Libraries acquire archive from famed Mexican food expert
UTSA Libraries Special Collections is now home to a new collection of rare cookbooks and archives from one of the world’s most famous Mexican food experts and Mexican cookbook authors. Diana Kennedy…