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This is a briefing listing of events which the library has hosted or co-sponsored over the years. For the latest news and current events visit the Library News blog.

photo of Jon Acuff
April 8, 2016
Live @ the Library
Jon Acuff


photo of Jerry C. Armor
April 17, 2015
Live @ the Library
Jerry C. Armor


Creation, image from St. John's Bible
April 11, 2014
Experience the Word Come to Life, a presentation of The Saint John's Bible
University Library

April 13-19, 2014
National Library Week


Etching, John Howard
September 3, 2013
Birthday Celebration for John Howard
University Library

April 14-20, 2013
National Library Week


Speaker, Randall Williams
October 13, 2012
Live @ the Library
Randall Williams


April 11-15, 2011
National Library Week


Photo, Bobby Horton
November 6, 2010
Live @ the Library
Bobby Horton

April 12-16, 2010
National Library Week


Photo Dr. Carmen Butcher
November 7, 2009
Live @ the Library
Carmen Butcher


Live at the Library
October 25, 2008
Kate Campbell and Wayne Flynt


Charles Ghigna
October 21, 2006
Live at the Library
Charles Ghigna

March 13, 2006
Alabama SOLINET Users' Group meeting


April 10-16, 2005
National Library Week

April 19, 2005
Dr. Doug Phillips
Discovering Alabama

October 29, 2005
Robert McCammon
Live at the Library


April 18-24, 2004
National Library Week

April 15, 2004
Dr. Elizabeth Aversa Visits SU Library


December 2, 2003
Samford Press Release
Dedication of the Marla Haas Corts Missionary Biography Collection.

May 2, 2003
Workshop: Fintan Mullan & Byron Trainor
Ulster Historical Foundation
Northern Ireland
8:00am - 4:00 pm

March 17, 2003
Speaker: Andrew Manis
Fred Shuttleworth: Unsung Heroics in the Civil Rights Movement in Birmingham
4:30 pm

March 3, 2003
Film & Discussion
Who speaks for Birmingham?
6:30 pm


April 25, 2002
Samford Authors
Live at the Library
4:00 pm


Febrauary 28, 2001
The Tau Iota Chapter of Alpha Phi Alpha
Book donation to the library in recognition of Black History Month. Brief ceremony on the front steps of the University Library.
2:00 pm

March 8, 2001
Speaker: S. Jonathan Bass
Live at the Library
5:00 pm

October 27, 2001
Honoring Alabama Governors and Their Biographers
Live at the Library
10:00-11:30 am

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