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Booth Library will host a week-long celebration of National Library Week from April 8-12. National Library Week, initially sponsored in 1958, is a national observance supported by the American Library Association and libraries nationwide each April. It serves as a time to honor the contributions of our nation’s libraries and library staff while encouraging library […]

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Booth Library invites the campus and community to join us for the launch of a new speaker series this Spring semester, Authors@EIU. Six authors will be featured in three Spring 2024 Authors@EIU events to celebrate the research, scholarship and creative success of EIU faculty who have recently achieved publication of a book. The library recognizes […]

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Booth Library is proud to announce a milestone in the preservation and sharing of the creative and scholarly work of Eastern Illinois University. The Keep, EIU’s digital archive, has just posted its 100,000th object. The historic 100,000th object, posted on December 12, 2023, is a photograph from the investiture ceremony of Jay Gatrell. The photograph […]

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EIU students, faculty, and staff now have free online access to the New York Times through Booth Library! We are thrilled to offer this new service to better serve our students and the EIU Community as a whole.  The complimentary subscription is available to anyone with an eiu.edu email address- including retired employees and emeritus […]

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