by Heather Maloney
UCBA Collection Services Manager, Christian Boyles
Welcome, Christian Boyles!
The UCBA Library team welcomes Christian Boyles as the new Collection Services Manager. Christian has over 20 years experience in libraries and comes to us from the Xavier University Library where he was the Acquisitions and Preservation Assistant.
Christian’s primary responsibility will be managing UCBA Library collection services including acquiring and cataloging library materials. You will also see him at the Information Desk providing support to students, staff and faculty.
Support the UCBA Holiday Food Drive and Reduce Your Library Fines!
Now through December 18th, donate food items for the Freestore Foodbank and reduce your library fine up to $5!
One good deed deserves another…
For each non-perishable food item brought to the UCBA LIbrary, $1 will be subtracted from library fines (up to $5).
- The maximum fine reduction per person is $5.00.
- Food items cannot be homemade, dented or expired.
- Everyone may donate food even if they don’t have fines.
- Fines will not be deducted immediately, but all adjustments within 2 business days.
The UCBA College Library will have the following hours during winter break:
Monday, December 15 – Thursday, December 18: 12p – 5p
(*exception: Wednesday, December 17: 1p-5p)
Friday, December 19: 12p – 4p
Saturday, December 20 – Sunday, January 4: CLOSED
Monday, January 5 – Thursday, January 8: 12p – 5p
Friday, January 9: 12p – 4p
Have a safe and happy holiday!
The UCBA Library will have extended exam week hours on Sunday, December 7 from 12p-4p.
Happy studying and good luck with finals!
The UCBA Library will be closed today, Sunday, December 8 due to the forecast for inclement weather. We will be open on Monday morning at 7:30a.m.
Please Note: Reduced Hours have been amended as of June 27th. The UCBA College Library will now be closed Wednesday, July 3rd through Friday, July 5th. The new UCBA Library will be open on Monday, July 8th. Please see below for more details on hours and locations.
Monday, July 1: 12p-5p [temporary location]
Tuesday, July 2: 12p-5p [temporary location]
Wednesday, July 3: Closed for move
Thursday, July 4: Closed for Holiday
Friday, July 5: Closed for move
Monday, July 8: Re-Open with Regular Summer Hours [new library location]
The UCBA Library renovation is entering the final month of construction. Our friends at Library Design Associates have begun to carefully move the library collection into the new space, and by the end of this month, the new furniture will arrive and be installed.
Will the Library be open during the renovation?
Yes. We are temporarily located in the Computer Concourse in Muntz 112K and 112B.
How long will the Library be in its temporary location?
The renovations are expected to be complete in the summer of 2013. We will post an announcement with the official opening date of the new Library in the late spring or early summer of 2013. Continue reading