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University Libraries

  • Gregory Maguire '76Libraries Acquire Papers of "Wicked" Author Gregory Maguire '76
    The University at Albany Libraries today acquired the papers of alumnus and Albany-native Gregory Maguire '76, the best-selling author of Wicked: The Life and Times of the Wicked Witch of the West, which spawned the smash Broadway musical "Wicked."
  • Fformer Dean and Professor Emeritus Victor StreibCapital Punishment Expert Donates Papers to National Death Penalty Archive
    The University at Albany's School of Criminal Justice and the University Libraries are proud to host former Dean and Professor Emeritus Victor Streib, of the Ohio Northern University College of Law, who will offer remarks in connection with the announcement of the addition of his papers to the National Death Penalty Archive (NDPA).
  • Library websiteNew Research and Services Web Pages Launched
    New sites will serve Graduate Students, Faculty, and Undergraduates.
  • Achival recordSpecial Collections Awarded DHP Grant
    The M.E. Grenander Department of Special Collections and Archives has been awarded a $12,000 grant to arrange, describe, and produce an EAD finding aid and MARC record for 210 cubic feet of archival records from the Atlantic States Legal Foundation.

  • C-SPAN at the libraryC-SPAN Visits Special Collections
    The M.E. Grenander Department of Special Collections and Archives was prominently featured on C-SPAN2's BOOKTV on the weekend of December 8-9. The program featured a discussion of the Grenander Department, the National Death Penalty Archive and the M. Watt Espy Papers.
  • Art exhibit of decorated chairsArea High Schools Tie in Chairs That Tell a Story Challenge
    Four area high schools were recognized in UAlbany’s Chairs That Tell a Story, an initiative challenging students to artistically depict a literary classic on an original 1960’s University library oak chair.