Cagney & Lacey…and Me

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barney_100Barney Rosenzweig, Emmy- and Golden Globe-winning producer of Cagney & Lacey, entertained Friends of the USC Libraries members and special guests at our fall Literary Luncheon.

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Books on Fire!

Posted by .(JavaScript must be enabled to view this email address) on 10/17

burning_100Historian Lucien X. Polastron will speak about his recent book, Books on Fire: The Destruction of Libraries throughout History, in Doheny Library on Nov. 6. He appears in conjunction with the USC Libraries exhibition, Biblioclasm: The Assault on Ideas from Homer to Harry Potter.

LibGuides Go Live

Posted by .(JavaScript must be enabled to view this email address) on 10/10

The USC Libraries have just made new online research guides available for a wide range of academic subjects, along with general research and citation guides designed for USC students.

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WISE Continues Partnership with Science and Engineering Library

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wise_logo_header_100Science and Engineering librarians Norah Xiao and Jean Crampon will give a presentation about electronic resources and library facilities on Tuesday, October 14, as part of the Women in Science and Engineering (WiSE) program.

Rare Book Collections Donated to USC

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folding_machine_100The USC Architecture and Fine Arts Library just received the book collections of Herbert Hymans, formerly of the Getty, and Henry Lovins, the founder of the Hollywood Art Center.

USC Librarians and Co-authors to Launch New Book about Historic L.A. Hotels

Posted by .(JavaScript must be enabled to view this email address) on 10/10

historichotelscover_100On October 28 at 3:30 in the Leavey Library auditorium, Ruth Wallach, Linda McCann, Dace Taube, Claude Zachary, and Curt Roseman will celebrate the publication of their book, Historic Hotels of Los Angeles and Hollywood.

Los Angeles Times Blog Previews 3rd-Annual L.A. Archives Bazaar

Posted by .(JavaScript must be enabled to view this email address) on 10/09

figueroa_tunnels_card_100Larry Harnisch covered Archives Live! The 3rd-Annual Los Angeles Archives Bazaar in The Daily Mirror, a blog devoted to Los Angeles history.

ebrary Monthly Maintenance

Posted by .(JavaScript must be enabled to view this email address) on 10/07

Monthly maintenance for ebrary is scheduled for the first Tuesday of each month. The USC Libraries subscribe to the Academic Complete collection on ebrary, featuring ebooks about a range of academic subjects.

100.3 The Sound Interviews USC Libraries’ Robert Vaughn

Posted by .(JavaScript must be enabled to view this email address) on 10/06

The Los Angeles radio station invited Robert Vaughn, music library manager, to talk about our exhibition of album art, A Sound Design. Listen to a clip after the jump.

Watch the Debates at VKC Library

Posted by .(JavaScript must be enabled to view this email address) on 10/06

VKC Library will screen the remaining presidential debates in the multimedia room on Tuesday, October 7th and Wednesday, October 15th at 6:00pm.