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Panel Discussion on the NSA Spying Program, 2/25, 6:30 PM, MLC 350

Friday, February 21st, 2014 - Ian Thomas, Science Library

An Intersection Between Freedom and Security: A Panel Discussion on the NSA Spying Program Tue. February 25, 2014, 06:30 PM - 07:30 PM - MLC Room 350 What are the legal and ethical implications of the NSA’s spying program? How does it work, or does it work? Is this an effective response ...

Ethics, Law & Access: Larger Implications of Aaron Swartz

Monday, March 25th, 2013 - Ian Thomas, Science Library

Wed. March 27, 2013, 05:30 PM - 06:30 PM - Miller Learning Center, Rm 171 Speakers: Prof. William Lee (Journalism/Mass Communication) & Prof. David Shipley (Law School). The death of hacker-activist Aaron Swartz has sparked conversations around the issues of open access, intellectual property, and copyright law. Our panel will ...

Wireless printing is now available in the Libraries

Tuesday, November 27th, 2012 - Ian Thomas, Science Library

Wireless printing is now available at the UGA Libraries (Main, Science, and the MLC) as well as several other locations around campus. Patrons can now not only print from a laptop, but also a mobile device (Android and Apple apps are available). Color and double-sided printing are also available via ...

Quiet study room again available at Science Library

Tuesday, October 2nd, 2012 - Ian Thomas, Science Library

The quiet study suite (a.k.a. the 'Think Tank') is once again available for student use. So if you need a quiet place to study, Room 496 on the 4th Floor of the Science Library is open for business! Here are the Science Library hours.

Printing/public computer availability at the Science Library

Thursday, September 20th, 2012 - Ian Thomas, Science Library

Just a quick update on the state of the Science Library renovation project: the Science Library currently has 28 public terminals available as well as printing; this includes a VTS machine to buy temporary print cards. More computers will be added over the next few weeks, so feel free to ...

Public computers/printing unavailable at Science Library (9/6/12)

Wednesday, September 5th, 2012 - Ian Thomas, Science Library

There will be no public computers or printing available at the Science Library after Wednesday evening (9/5/12) due to renovations. These services will be unavailable until mid-to-late next week. Please accept our apologies for the inconvenience, and please contact us at if you have any questions.

Update on Science Library renovation project

Wednesday, August 29th, 2012 - Ian Thomas, Science Library

The Science Library renovation project continues and is slated to be done in a few weeks. The following changes have been made: *Carpet has been added to the main floor; *Some soft seating and moveable furniture has arrived, so study space is available as are moveable dry erase boards; *The Reference Collection has ...

Updated pictures of Science Library Renovation

Wednesday, August 15th, 2012 - Ian Thomas, Science Library

We have updated pictures of the Science Library renovation project, which can be viewed HERE. Included are photos of the new furniture as well as the updated decor. We hope you like it! Although the renovation project is ongoing, most library services should be available. Please call the Reference Desk at ...

Science Library closing tomorrow (27 July) at 5:00 PM

Thursday, July 26th, 2012 - Ian Thomas, Science Library

The entrance to the Science Library will be receiving new carpet tomorrow afternoon so the library will be closing at 5:00 PM. We will resume normal working hours on Saturday. Sorry for the inconvenience.

Science Library renovation update (several services now unavailable)

Friday, July 20th, 2012 - Ian Thomas, Science Library

Here is the latest on the Science Library renovations. Please note that several services will be unavailable until the project is complete later this summer. *The Reference Desk will be demolished starting on Monday. A temporary Reference desk will be moved to the Science Library entrance on Monday morning to provide ...