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April 30: Audubon Day at LSU Libraries

April 4, 2016 - 9:21am
Save the date! The LSU Libraries Special Collections will host a viewing of the famed double elephant folio edition of John James Audubon’s Birds of America (London, 1827-1838) in Hill Memorial Library’s McIlhenny Room on the LSU campus, on Saturday,…Read more ›

Pell-Mell magazine: 1930’s graphic design at LSU

March 27, 2016 - 10:36am
The 1930s were a golden age of graphic design. From Paris to Peking, artists and advertisers turned out images unlike anything the world had ever seen. At LSU, the campus humor publication Pell-Mell caught readers’ eyes with innovative and at…Read more ›

Mar. 29: Women of Letters lecture and archives showcase

March 14, 2016 - 8:56am
An Afternoon in Celebration of Women’s History Month Join us at 12:30 pm in Special Collections in the Hill Memorial Library Lecture Hall on Tuesday, March 29, for “Women of Letters,” an afternoon exploring female literary figures and letters by…Read more ›