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UA Libraries Host Sixth Annual Digital Humanities Conference

Digitorium logo

University of Alabama Libraries and the Alabama Digital Humanities Center are hosting the sixth annual Digitorium conference on Oct. 1-3.

September 22, 2020

UA Supports Projects Collaborating Between the Arts and Sciences

Maxwell Hall on the UA campus

Three projects that integrate the arts with bio-psychosocial research were awarded support through a new Joint Pilot for Arts Research.

September 15, 2020

Cahaba Mural in Ferg Depicts Biodiversity, Beauty

The Cahaba mural in Great Hall.

A new mural of the Cahaba River Wildlife Refuge in the Ferguson Center showcases one of the state’s most biodiverse and beautiful natural settings.

September 1, 2020

Reservation System Starts Aug. 30 for University Libraries

University Libraries computers spaced apart to incorporate social distancing

Starting on Aug. 30, students, faculty and staff will be required to make a reservation to use all University of Alabama Libraries due to the coronavirus.

August 27, 2020

New School Year, New Rules for Using UA Libraries

Poster of library usage rules

To create a safe environment for students, staff and faculty on campus, UA Libraries has changed its rules to incorporate best practices for preventing the spread of coronavirus.

August 19, 2020

UA Libraries Makes Extensive Usage Updates

Arrows point out the direction that foot traffic in the libraries should follow

UA Libraries has changed its rules to incorporate best practices that are universally recognized as effective for preventing the spread of coronavirus.

August 18, 2020

UA Part of National Project to Study Dragonfly, Damselfly Evolution

A dragonfly is held on the finger of a human hand.

An international team of researchers that includes The University of Alabama are collecting and analyzing data for the insect order that contains dragonflies and damselflies.

August 6, 2020

UA Libraries: Faculty Resources for Alternative Instruction

UA Libraries' staff and resources can help UA faculty teaching hybrid courses, and save UA students money on textbooks.

July 9, 2020

Bama Bug Fest Goes on the Web

The second Bama Bug Fest will live stream on Facebook and YouTube starting July 7.

July 1, 2020

UA Libraries Begin Staggered Reopening

The University of Alabama Libraries will begin to physically reopen starting June 30.

June 26, 2020

UA Theatre and Dance Releases Online Performances, Lessons

UA theatre students perform on stage

While live performances and instruction on campus are paused, the UA Department of Theatre and Dance is releasing weekly performances and lessons through two new video series.

June 18, 2020

Documenting Life During Coronavirus for Future Generations

Still Tide Together Archive project

The University of Alabama Libraries is seeking community input to document for future generations how people lived during the time of a global coronavirus pandemic.

June 2, 2020

UA Libraries Employees Release Video Explaining Their Now-Virtual Jobs

The University of Alabama Libraries is celebrating National Library Week this week.

April 23, 2020

UA Opera Students Send the Power of Song

Woman looks at the camera while singing.

Over the past few weeks, students in The University of Alabama opera theatre program have used videoconferencing and phone calls to sing to the elderly and others who may be self-isolating during the coronavirus pandemic.

April 21, 2020

Art and Art History Department Presents Next Art Exhibit Virtually

Art from "The Wall is a Given," an virtual art exhibit presented by Jude Anogwih

As the University moves classes, libraries, museums and more to cyberspace, art is moving, too.

April 6, 2020