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New Art Exhibit: Indian Film Festivals

The July 2019 exhibit on the John C. Hitt Library Art Wall is “Indian Festivals in Florida.” The colorful photographs were taken by 2 UCF students, Priyanka Chandra and Sharan Sathya, and feature celebrations for multiple religious faiths and occasions. The photos were commissioned by the Asian Cultural Association (ACA), and the exhibit is co-sponsored […]

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Featured Bookshelf: American History

American history is a broad and varied topic. It ranges from the native inhabitants who formed communities here thousands of years ago to the creation of a new nation of states to the dreamers who immigrate to these shores today. It is an enormous amount of information to cover, but it is important that we […]

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New Furniture Sit Test

The John C. Hitt Library invites you to check out some of the new furniture options going into our new spaces. Sit and Test Feel how comfortable and relaxing your new work and study spaces will be. Give Feedback We want to know your opinion about the new furniture. Tell us at library.ucf.edu/sit

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A Look at Media: Chernobyl

Everyone is talking about HBO’s gripping new miniseries, Chernobyl which is a personal look at one of the worst man-made catastrophes in history. Have you been pulled into the story as well and want to know more? UCF Libraries has a great collection of books and documentaries about the meltdown at the Chernobyl nuclear power […]

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Summer Knights Reading Challenge 2019

The Summer Knights Reading Challenge starts June 1 and ends August 1, 2019 Open to all UCF students, faculty, and staff. It’s easy! Just track the number of pages for each unique book read using our form linked below (available beginning Friday, June 1). For e-books and audiobooks, simply verify the number of pages in the actual […]

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Featured Bookshelf: LGBTQIA+ Pride Month

Ready to fly your flag? Pride Month has arrived! While every day is a time to be proud of your identity and orientation, June is that extra special time for boldly celebrating with and for the LGBTQIA community (yes, there are more than lesbian, gay, bisexual, and transgender in the queer community). June was chosen […]

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UCF Libraries Automated Retrieval Center

We are happy to share this video as an introduction to the new John C. Hitt Library Automated Retrieval Center. This video showcases what the ARC is, how it operates, and how patrons will be able to request books from it. View more information

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Summer Graduate Workshops

UCF Libraries, in partnership with the College of Graduate Studies Pathways to Success, is offering a full slate of graduate workshops during the summer 2019 semester including Library Research & Literature Review Strategies, Planning Poster Sessions, EndNote & RefWorks: Citing Made Easy, Apps to Help Optimize Your Research Life, Optimizing Your Online Presence, Where to […]

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Exhibit: Thomas E. Azzari, The Art of Theme Parks: Stage Design and Production

The exhibit “Thomas E. Azzari, The Art of Theme Parks: Stage Design and Production” features items from the “Thomas E. Azzari Theme Parks and Attractions Collection, 1973-2018” highlighting Azzari’s work as a designer of theme park productions. Included in the exhibit are drawings, illustrations, project paperwork, and photographs related to SeaWorld, Weeki Wachee Springs, and […]

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