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Texas Tech Celebrates Women in Texas Music

Crossroads of Music Archive celebrates Women’s History Month with exhibit on Women in Texas Music.

University Library Developers Create Software to Test E-Book Sharing

Texas Tech partners with Springer on new digital lending project.

Important JFK Documents Housed at Texas Tech

“Assassination of a President” exhibit currently is on display at the Southwest Collection.

Graphic Novels and Comics in the Classroom

Texas Tech librarians publish book examining the educational power of sequential art.

Library Receives $900,000 Software Donation for 3-D Animation Tools

Software will enhance new Media Lab in Informatics and Scientific Visualization, 3-D research efforts.

First Free-Standing Library Celebrates 75th Anniversary

The building now serves as the home for the Department of Mathematics and Statistics.

Grant Leads to Greater Online Access of Library

New microfilm scanner to provide digitization of Texas newspapers and more.

Institute for the Study of Western Civilization Formed

The new institute is the only program of its kind among major U.S. universities.

Marilyn Monroe: Eternal Beauty, Eternal Marketing Appeal

On the 50th anniversary of her death, Texas Tech pop culture expert Rob Weiner analyzes her iconic image.

Library Unveils New Crossroads Recording Studio

The state-of-the-art studio, which is in the basement, is free for all students, faculty and staff.

Ready for the Oscars? Our Experts Make Their Picks

Robert Peaslee and Rob Weiner size up the top six categories in this year’s Academy Awards.

Ask The Experts: Rob Weiner

Texas Tech’s subject librarian answers your questions about all things Halloween.

Library to Honor Faculty Achievements with Annual Exhibit

The event begins at 2:30 p.m. Wednesday (Oct. 5) with a keynote presentation by Katherine Hayhoe.

Women's Studies Program Presents Feminist Forums

The program will host three cultural- and social-based forums this fall in the Texas Tech library.

Library to Host Two-Day Services Fair

Event starts Tuesday and will feature popcorn, prizes, games and giveaways.

Texas Tech Library to be Open 24/5

Beginning Sept. 6 the library will be open continuously from Sunday morning until Friday night.

Mystery Science Theater Meets Academia

Rob Weiner and Shelley Barba release their new book featuring essays on science films, technology and culture.

The Summer of the Superhero

Rob Weiner discusses his thoughts on this summer’s buzzworthy superhero flicks.

Libraries Creative Team Earns PR Xchange Awards

The team won three awards in the PR Xchange: Best of Show 2011 Competition.

Libraries Creative Team Earns PR Xchange Awards

Winners were selected based on content, originality, design, format and effectiveness. Awards will be presented June 26 at the ALA conference in New Orleans.