The Libraries are deeply saddened to learn of the passing of Wayne Boyce, University of Arkansas alumnus and former faculty member, United States Army veteran, and endowment benefactor for the Libraries.
Melanie Griffin, Assistant Head of Special Collections, describes the recently processed collection for a member of the Little Rock Nine.
Joshua Youngblood, rare books librarian and head of the Special Collections Instruction and Outreach Unit, has been elected president of the Society of Southwest Archivists.
The Arkansas Folk and Traditional Arts program, housed in the University of Arkansas Libraries, has received another grant from the National Endowment for the Arts in the amount of $30,000 that will support the creation of a statewide apprenticeship program.
University Archives Assistant, Heath Robinson, recounts the many construction projects throughout the University of Arkansas’ history.
Dennis T. Clark has been named dean of the University of Arkansas Libraries. He will begin his duties Aug. 1.