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2019 Exhibits

WWI 100 Years

WWI 100 Years

Armistice, Edward Weeks, Howard College and Major Harwell G. Davis

January–March 2019

2018 Exhibits

Class of 1968

Class of 1968

Homecoming 1967 and Entre Nous 1968

October 15-November 12, 2018

Select photos of Samford's 1967 Homecoming parade rounding the curve in Homewood, Alabama. Also on display are photos and text taken from the Entre Nous, highlighting class of 1968.

Samford Traditions

Samford Traditions


August 13-November 12, 2018

Photos and text from www.samford.edu/traditions. After October 15th, Homecoming tradition will be added to the panels including schedule of 2018 homecoming events.

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The Samford Mace

Samford Mace

History and Symbolism

August 13-October 8, 2018

Fall Beginnings

Fall Beginnings

Map display & Useful Information

August 13-October 8, 2018

Course buildings codes, Alma Mater, Fall academic calendar and local city information.



Summer Reading

May 21-August 6, 2018

Former Samford Athletes' READ posters and author quotes. Calligraphy by Jordan Hughes.

The Samford Mace

Samford Mace

History & Tradition

May 2018

Libraries Transform

Libraries transform because sometimes you need that article at 3 a.m.

Libraries Lead

National Library Week, April 8-14, 2018

Because statements and facts on display.

Albert Casey Irish Collection

Innisfallen, W.H. Bartlett, J.C. Mc.Rae

Irish American Heritage Month

We're celebrating Irish American Heritage Month by highlighting Samford's Irish Collection. Various images, books and facts from the Albert E. Casey Irish Collection are on display.

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Celebrating 50 Years of Integration

Samford University

Samford University is commemorating 50 years of integration. Various images and facts from the University Archives are on display.

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Letter from the Birmingham Jail

Martin Luther King, Jr.

Dr. Martin Luther Kings Jr.'s Letter from Birmingham Jail is considered to be one of the most important texts of the Civil Rights Movement. A copy of the letter, part of the papers of Dr. George Bagley, is on display for viewing.

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2017 Exhibits

Marking Memory through Principles of Form & Space

one of the select diversity grant projects on dislay

Design Fundamental I, IARC 251

Select projects supported by a Samford Diversity Development Grant are on display from Design Fundamental I class, IARC 251.

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Happy Christmas

To Andy From All of Samford

Happy Christmas

Local artist and calligrapher, Jordan Hughes, created the white package tags for our festive display. Display panels and ornament filled shadow box display tables are on both sides of the grand staircase, when you enter the library.

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Memory Art

April, Saturday, partial

Memory Art, Artist Sara Sugg Greene Williams

Memory art incorporates many minute pieces of colored cloth glued together to create a memory. In Sara's words, "My medium is fabric, and my tools are scissors and glue...As I lay out the background and arrange my 'stage,' my picutres begin to come alive."

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Homecoming 2017

Rose Queen

Class of 1967

Campus Life in the '60s

What better way to highlight a Samford tradition than with a homecoming parade!

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Samford's Three Campuses


Marion, East Lake and Homewood Campuses

As we celebrate Homecoming, we also take a look at the places our institution has called home over the years.

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Library Information & Systems Specialist