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Biblioclasm: the Assault on Ideas from Homer to Harry Potter explores the persistent threat of the suppression of ideas. The exhibition opens in Doheny Library on September 26, 2008. In addition, we...Read more
Catherine Quinlan, dean of the USC Libraries, announced the changes to the USC community in an open letter, which you can read below: Dear Colleagues and Friends, In support of the objectives defined...Read more
Our fall exhibition traces the history of suppressed literature from Homer and Confucius to the Harry Potter books. To highlight the fact that censorship is an ongoing problem that impacts nearby...Read more
Stephanie Bonjack, head of USC's Music Library, was elected to serve as vice-chair of the Southern California chapter of the Music Library Association (MLA). After her one-year term, she will serve...Read more
As part of the 2008 summer orientation program, the libraries will offer academic success workshops for incoming students on June 5, 12, 17, and 24 and July 10, 17, and 22 at 3 p.m. The sessions will...Read more
USC Libraries have joined the RAPID Consortium. RAPID is an organization of libraries from around the world that share resources to improve customer service. Once RAPID is fully implemented this...Read more
The Venerable Guo Dong visited USC’S East Asian Library to donate the one-hundred-volume collected works of Master Sheng Yen. One of the most important living teachers of Chan Buddhism, Master Sheng...Read more
The Academic Senate honored Danielle Mihram with the Distinguished Faculty Service Award at a May 7 meeting. Mihram recently rejoined the USC Libraries after leading the USC Center for Excellence in...Read more
TIP: Precise phrase searching allows a set of terms to be marked as a single phrase by enclosing the expression in single quotes . This enclosed search expression must be matched in the catalog...Read more
Locations for Reserve Titles Items are frequently borrowed by one library to be placed on reserve in another library. When this happens, the "Search Results" listings are misleading (e.g., says "1...Read more