Archived ULS News & Announcements

20 Aug 2021

The Heinz Endowments Award $200,000 for Wilson Archive

The ULS was recently awarded $200,000 by the Heinz Endowments to support the acquisition of the August Wilson Archive, as well as community outreach and engagement with the Collection. The materials document a wide array of Wilson’s career...
Welcome Back Students
17 Aug 2021

Welcome back students!

If you’ve never visited us before or need a refresher on what we have to offer, this page is for you!
16 Aug 2021

Gain new skills by taking a workshop!

From 3D printing, to data visualization, to data management, we have workshops to help you improve your skills and burnish your resume or CV! See the full lineup and register on our workshops...
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07 Jun 2021

Hillman Ground, Third, and Fourth Floors Open During Renovation

The Hillman Reinvention continues, with floors 1 and 2 closing for approximately 18 months beginning in August. When completed these newly renovated floors will contain:An expanded and relocated Open Lab, a collaboration between the University Center for Teaching and Learning and the...
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09 Apr 2021

We are extending due dates for Pitt and EZBorrow items until September 30!*

*Please note: If your Pitt ID is expiring between April 30 – September 30, 2021 your items will only be renewed through the expiration date of your Pitt ID.  Questions? Ask Us! For more library service updates visit here.
We're Hiring! Join our team!
26 Mar 2021

Faculty & Staff Positions Available

Hours, Collections, and Services Updates
19 Feb 2021

Hours, Collections, and Services Updates

The libraries are here to help you succeed. As the University adjusts its posture, so do the libraries with appropriate modifications to services and facilities. Please continue to check this page for updates and additional details. ... ...
Horror Studies - Expanding the Horror Canon
09 Sep 2021

Horror Studies - Expanding the Horror Canon

Join us on Tuesday, October 5th – 7p.m. for a virtual conversation with acclaimed authors Hailey Piper and Eric LaRocca, whose works have emerged as among the most important and visible examples of LGBTQ+ horror texts of 2021. Our...
Raising the Dead - Exploring George A. Romero’s Archive
09 Sep 2021

Raising the Dead - Exploring George A. Romero’s Archive

Join us for a virtual talk with Dr. Adam Hart, Visiting Researcher with the University of Pittsburgh Library System (ULS), exploring the development of the iconic zombie classic using materials from the George A. Romero Archive. ...
Owen Library Reopens with Additional Study Space
27 Aug 2021

Owen Library Reopens with Additional Study Space

Owen Library at Pitt Johnstown reopened today, with space reconfigured to provide more open study area after suffering water damage in January.