UCBA Library Welcomes New Collections Services Manager, Christian Boyles

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.

Food for Fines at UCBA Library

Food Drive

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 details:

  • 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.​


UCBA Library Winter Break Schedule

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!

UCBA Library: Reduced Hours July 1-July 5

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]
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UCBA Library Relocation FAQs

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