Archives for Brackett Library

Hannah Wood receives archivist certification

May 24, 2017 | Brackett Library | Harding’s Brackett Library is home to more than 20,000 digitized archives — photos, scrapbooks, yearbooks, etc. — that take up more than one and a half terabytes, which is equal to over one and a half million megabytes, of storage. Hannah Wood, archives and special collections librarian, manages the thousands of archives that come from all areas of
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Categories: Academics, Faculty & Staff, and University.

Brackett Library hosts World War I exhibit

March 23, 2017 | Brackett Library | “The Great War: Arkansas in World War I,” a free traveling exhibit that tells the story of Arkansas’s role during World War I at home and on the battlefields, will be displayed at Brackett Library, on Friday, from 7:45 a.m. to 5 p.m., Saturday, March 25, from 11 a.m. to 7 p.m., Sunday, March 26, from 1-11 p.m.,
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Categories: Recent Events and University.

Brackett Library and CAB help relieve student stress

Dec. 9, 2016 | Campus Life | Library | The University’s Campus Activities Board (CAB) and Brackett Library reached out to students under more stress this week with final exams scheduled for next week. CAB hosted an Anti-Stress Christmas Fest on Tuesday, Dec. 6 at 9 p.m. in the Student Center. In chapel Tuesday, Dec. 6, Brackett Library announced the return of therapy dogs that
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Categories: University.

Library director appointed to board for Amigos Library Services

June 7, 2016 | Library | Brackett Library Director Jean Waldrop was elected to the board of directors for Amigos Library Services. She is the only newly elected director who has not previously served on the non-profit board. Waldrop will serve a three-year term for the organization, which provides consulting services, continuing education opportunities, vendor discounts, professional advice and other services to more than 600
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Categories: Faculty & Staff and University.

Campus read program begins

May 20, 2016 | Harding Read President Bruce McLarty announced the start of a campus read program called Harding Read beginning fall 2016. The American Studies Institute, Brackett Library and First Year Experience contributed ideas to the creation of the program, which encourages the campus community to read a book together and engage both in and out of the classroom. McLarty has chosen Amazing Grace:
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Categories: Academics, Campus & Community, and University.

Library offers activities for students during stressful week

December 10, 2015 | Brackett Library | It’s dead week, and for many students that means it’s “lock yourself away from the world to focus and study” week. Finals will begin in just a few days, and stress and anxiety often accompany the end of the semester. But this week students have the opportunity to participate in a few activities designed to relieve some of
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Categories: Campus & Community and University.