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Spring Break Library Hours (March 7-15)

February 26th, 2020

in Frederick S. Pardee Management Library; Mugar Memorial Library

Many of the BU Libraries will have modified or shortened hours during Spring Recess (March 7 - 15). For information regarding a particular library schedule, please consult the Hours Page or phone the library directly. Have a great break!

February 17 (Presidents’ Day) Library Hours

February 10th, 2020

in Frederick S. Pardee Management Library; Mugar Memorial Library

Several of the BU libraries will be open regular hours on Monday, February 17. For information regarding a particular library schedule, please consult the Hours Page or contact the library directly. Also known as Washington's Birthday, the holiday was originally established to celebrate the life and contributions of the first President... Read the rest of this entry »

Resources for Black History Month: Databases

February 5th, 2020

in Frederick S. Pardee Management Library; Mugar Memorial Library; Pickering Educational Resources Library

Since February is Black History Month, we wanted to highlight some databases you have access to all year through BU Libraries: Black Abolitionist Papers Search through over 15,000 primary sources from African Americans involved in the movement to end slavery in the United States between 1830 to 1865. Black Drama: 1850 to Present Contains... Read the rest of this entry »

January 20 (Martin Luther King, Jr. Day) Library Hours

January 15th, 2020

in Frederick S. Pardee Management Library; Mugar Memorial Library; Pickering Educational Resources Library

  Many of the BU libraries will be open on Monday, January 20, 2020. For information regarding a particular library schedule, please consult the Hours Page or contact the library directly. The Martin Luther King, Jr. Reading Room located on the 3rd floor of Mugar Library will be open from 9:00 am... Read the rest of this entry »

Christine M. Quirion named Boston University’s Associate University Librarian for Data and Operations

December 18th, 2019

in African Studies Library; Frederick S. Pardee Management Library; Mugar Memorial Library; Music Library; Pickering Educational Resources Library; Science and Engineering Library; Stone Science Library

Boston University Libraries announces that after a nationwide, competitive search process, it has named Christine M. Quirion  as Associate University Librarian for Data and Operations. Effective February 24, 2020, Quirion (pronounced CURIE-on) will oversee BU Libraries’ talent, data, and operations, also directly supervising the Libraries’ branches: African Studies Library, Music... Read the rest of this entry »

Winter Intersession Hours

December 17th, 2019

in Frederick S. Pardee Management Library; Mugar Memorial Library

All BU Libraries will be closed from 1:00 pm on Tuesday, December 24 through Wednesday, January 1, 2020, except for the Science & Engineering Library and the Alumni Medical Library. Most of the libraries will reopen on Thursday, January 2, 2020, although Mugar and some of the branches will have shortened... Read the rest of this entry »

Mugar Will Be Open 24 Hours for Exams

December 10th, 2019

in Mugar Memorial Library

Beginning Thursday, December 12, 2019 at 7:00 am, through Friday, December 20 at 11:00 pm, Mugar Memorial Library will be open 24 hours. During late night/early morning hours, access to the library will be restricted to currently enrolled BU students, so make sure you have your Terrier card. BU Libraries will provide... Read the rest of this entry »

Therapy Dogs Are Coming to Mugar!

December 9th, 2019

in African Studies Library; Mugar Memorial Library; Music Library; Pickering Educational Resources Library

  Stressed out about finals? Good thing the therapy dogs are coming! De-stress with some cuteness Thursday, Dec 12th from 5-9pm and Sunday, Dec 15th, 1-5pm. Please make a reservation.

Thanksgiving Weekend Library Hours

November 18th, 2019

in Frederick S. Pardee Management Library; Mugar Memorial Library

All BU Libraries are closed on Thanksgiving Day, Thursday November 28. Some locations may be closed or have shortened hours on Wednesday, November 27 and from Friday, November 29 through Sunday, December 1, so please consult the Hours Page or phone the library directly if you have any questions.  

What to Watch for Halloween

October 30th, 2019

in Mugar Memorial Library

Ready for Halloween? Mugar Greene Scholar and film aficionado Naveen Inim (COM and CAS'20) recently put together her top ten Halloween films for Instagram (which she's letting us share here): Night of the Living Dead (1968): A horror classic! This is my all time favorite zombie movie (Sorry Zombieland). Edward... Read the rest of this entry »