Library Calendar


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  • This is a poster of the Donated Collection Exhibit
    • All Day
      10/1/2023 - 11/10/2023
    • Main Library 321 & 309

  • Banned books week flyer with list of events.
    • 11:00 am - 1:00 pm
    • Main Library Orange Room (1st Floor)

    Join us in the Orange Room of the Main Library on Monday, 10/2 from 11 am - 1pm in honor of Banned Books Week 2023. Craft your own blackout poetry, make a fruit-scented scratch-and-sniff bookmark, pick up free resources on book bans, and browse a selection of oft-banned books available for checkout. We hope to see you there, and "Let Freedom Read!"

    • 5:00 - 7:00 pm
    • ISR: 50A/B and SDRP: 2003

    Come and get your craft on with Res Hall Libraries! We have two locations featuring two different crafts for you. Join us at the ISR to make Paper-Mâché letters! Or join us at SDRP for needlepoint kits! All materials—and snacks!—provided. We can't wait to craft with you!

    • 7:30 pm
    • Knight Auditorium, Spurlock Museum

    Please join us as for this special evening with U.S. Poet Laureate, Ada Limón. Part conversation and part poetry reading, the event follows Limón as she shares with us how poetry connects us to the world, allows us to heal, to love, to grieve, and reminds us of the full spectrum of human emotion.

  • The Magic Circle by John William Waterhouse (1886)
    • 6:00 pm

    Join us via Zoom to delve into the captivating world of witches, demons, and women’s history through a spellbinding lecture and a rare glimpse into the past, as we explore the origins, powers, and misunderstood narratives surrounding these topics.

    • 4:00 pm
    • Player Piano room on the 2nd floor of the Music & Performing Arts Library (1300 Music Building, 1114 W Nevada St)

    Enjoy a free concert featuring the Music & Performing Arts Library’s Steinway Duo-Art Reproducing Piano and learn more about the instrument and roll collection.

    • 4:00 - 5:00 pm
    • Main Library, 2nd Floor Reading Room, 1408 W. Gregory Drive, Urbana, Illinois

    Start your Homecoming celebration with a special performance in the University Library’s historic Reading Room. Join Archivist and Sousa Archives and Center for American Music Director Scott Schwartz as he and three School of Music students perform on three of the Center’s rare music instruments and discuss the importance of returning their voices.

    • 6:30 - 8:30 pm
    • ISR: 50A/B

    Join Res Hall Libraries and the Honors LLC for a night of card games! Bring your A-game and take on other students in cards. There will be snacks for all and, to up the ante, incentives for our winners! Come get dealt in and show us what you got!