Archived ULS News & Announcements

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07 Jun 2021

Hillman Floors 1 & 2 Closing Soon!

The Hillman Reinvention continues, with floors 1 and 2 closing for approximately 18 months beginning in July. 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 University...
illustration of books
09 Apr 2021

We are extending due dates for Pitt and EZ Borrow 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.
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. ... ...
Pitt Panther Statue in front of Krebs Hall
19 Feb 2021

Owen Library is temporarily operating out of Krebs Hall Room 124

Owen Library at Pitt-Johnstown is CLOSED until further notice. In late January 2021, a burst water pipe resulted in significant water damage to all three floors of the Owen Library building. The library's collection is in storage and is unavailable... ...
Bing Crosby with the Pittsburgh Pirates
15 Jun 2021

ULS acquires Bing Crosby materials

The Bing Crosby Collection, which was amassed by Crosby fan Frontis Wiggins, was recently acquired by the University Library System’s Center for American Music...
We're Hiring! Join our team!
26 Apr 2021

Faculty & Staff Positions Available

Student writing in an notebook in front of a computer and looking at a graph on a tablet.
20 Apr 2021

Graduate Student Internships!

Our Digital Scholarship Graduate Internships are intended to prepare students for success in digitally-inflected scholarly careers, both in the academy and beyond. Details and link to application on our Internships page!
Close up of a bee pollinating a flower and also a close up of a frog in water with a butterfly sitting on the frog's head
15 Mar 2021

Citizen Science Month: Getting Involved

April is Citizen Science Month! Please join us on Tuesday, April 6 from 11 a.m. – Noon to learn about opportunities for participating in Citizen Science projects ("Urban Biodiversity" and “FrogWatch USA”) here at Pitt and in general. Becky Gonda, Director of...
Horror Studies - Women in Horror
05 Mar 2021

Horror Studies - Women in Horror 1

Join us on Tuesday, March 9 at 7-8p.m. for a reading and conversation between two iconoclastic horror authors works challenge and expand our notions of the horror genre.  Kathe Koja and Maryse Meijer will read selections...
Author: Sharee Milller and Book Cover:  Don't touch my hair!
05 Mar 2021

Sharee Miller: Children's Literature Conference Keynote

Sharee Miller, author and illustrator of Princess Hair, Don’t Touch My Hair, and Michelle’s Garden, will be our first ever Online Keynote Speaker!  Please join us on March 15, 2021 from 6-7:30pm for this FREE event.  Sharee has put...