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East Asian Studies
University of Southern California alumnus and longtime Korean Heritage Library supporter Sammy Lee died Dec. 2 at the age of 96. Lee, who earned his M.D. from USC in 1947, first gained fame as an...Read more

ONE Archives
Thanks to two generous grants from the Getty Foundation, ONE National Gay & Lesbian Archives at the USC Libraries will present Axis Mundo: Queer Networks in Chicano L.A. at the ONE Gallery, West...Read more

USC instructors: does your course require students to do research? You can remind your students that the libraries are here to help by including the statement below, in full or in part, in your...Read more

Regional History
With generous support from the National Endowment for the Humanities , the USC Libraries recently launched an ambitious project to digitize more than 150,000 pages of records from two important...Read more

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Special Collections
A new exhibit on the second floor of Doheny Library tells the story of the Los Angeles Corral of Westerners, a regional history organization whose archive is housed within the USC Libraries’ Special...Read more

Information Literacy
From literature reviews to research papers to creative works, information literacy concepts and skills – the set of abilities encompassing the discovery of information, how information is produced...Read more

Special Collections
The USC Libraries recently cataloged a rare book donated by longtime Friends Board Member Dr. Edwin Todd, who passed away earlier this year. Dr. Todd was a true Renaissance man with interests that...Read more

Special Collections
Editor's note: Students working for the USC Libraries' Special Collections routinely come into close contact with unique archival materials. Here on the libraries' website, we're sharing occasional...Read more

ONE Archives
Longtime ONE Archives supporter Jim Hooker died this week on June 22. ONE Archives director Joseph Hawkins writes: ONE Archives is deeply saddened to hear of the passing of Jim Hooker on June 22,...Read more

Faculty and Staff News
The Library and Information Technology Association and OCLC have awarded the USC Libraries' Giao Luong Baker their 2016 Minority Scholarship in Library and Information Technology. The annual...Read more

Special Collections
"Blurred Lines," a new display on the second floor of Doheny Memorial Library, examines the often-collaborative nature of the literary art objects known as artist books. Selections range from hand-...Read more

Library Tips
Congratulations graduates! This is an exciting time of year and we want to make sure that in the midst of all your celebrating you know how to access library resources after graduation. Graduating...Read more

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Events and Exhibitions
The University of Southern California holds its 133rd annual commencement ceremony on Friday, May 13, and this week the USC Libraries host several events to celebrate the academic achievements of USC...Read more

From left to right: USC Libraries Research Award winners Diana Kruzman, Mahima Verma, Alexander Finkelstein, Sasha Pearce, Emily Hodgkins and Sareen Palassian. Papers on post-World War II Beat music...Read more

Wonderland Award
From left to right: Cassady Collection curator Abby Saunders, honorable mention winner Genevieve Parkes, first-prize winner Sara Fenton, Wonderland Award sponsor Linda Cassady, second-prize winner Yu...Read more