Category Archives: University Libraries

April 7, 2014 Lecture- Celebrating Marriage in Jewish Art: Medieval and Early Modern Perspectives

The Honors College, in collaboration with The Friends of Bracken Library and The Zeigler Committee for Jewish Studies, invites you to attend an illustrated talk by Sharon Liberman Mintz. The lecture will be held in Arts & Journalism Room 175 … Continue reading

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Meyer Memorial Lecture Postponed

The 2014 Bruce F. and Ildiko B. Meyer Memorial Lecture, originally scheduled for tonight, Monday, March 3, 2014, has been postponed due to inclement weather. The lecture, titled “Celebrating Marriage in Jewish Art: Medieval and Early Modern Perspectives” by Sharon … Continue reading

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University Libraries’ Exhibit Highlights History of the African-American Student Experience at Ball State

African-American students at Ball State University have a rich history of campus involvement and activity.  As part of the celebration of Black History Month, University Libraries are proud to present “The Ball State University African-American Student Experience, 1970-2013: Activities, Organizations, … Continue reading

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GIS Day 2013 Held in Bracken Library

by Angela S. Gibson, GIS Specialist The Ball State GIS Knowledge Group hosted a GIS Day event in Bracken Library’s Schwartz Digital Complex on Wednesday, November 20, 2013.  Over 100 attended the event with visitors ranging from Ball State University … Continue reading

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November 20: GIS Day 2013

GIS Day is Wednesday, November 20. To celebrate, the Ball State University GIS Knowledge Group will host an event in Bracken Library’s Schwartz Complex from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m., where everyone is invited to: Learn about GIS resources on … Continue reading

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International Games Day @ Bracken Library

Join the University Libraries for International Games Day @ Bracken Library from 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. Saturday, November 16. Our event – located in the Schwartz Digital Complex and BL 104 – will be primarily focused on tabletop games, … Continue reading

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New Exhibit – Under the Big Top: The Circus in Muncie and Indiana

  Folks, let’s go to the circus.  Step right up to see “Under the Big Top: the Circus in Muncie and Indiana,” a new exhibit in Archives and Special Collections on the 2nd floor of Bracken Library from July 15 … Continue reading

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University Libraries are Mobile!

Online, the University Libraries are always open. And the Libraries’ resources are even easier to use with our mobile app or mobile-friendly site. Our free library app brings quick access to the Libraries’ most popular resources, including OneSearch and CardCat. … Continue reading

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New Exhibit in Bracken Library: Mexican Artifacts

Mexican Artifacts on display in Bracken Library, second floor, January 7 – March 22, 2013 20 archeological pieces donated by the National Institute of Anthropology and History of Mexico will be on display here at Ball State University’s Bracken Library, … Continue reading

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GIS Research and Map Collection Offers Indiana Hydrology GIS Datasets

The University Libraries’ GIS Research and Map Collection (GRMC) has recently compiled and made available a comprehensive collection of Indiana water-related GIS datasets. This new resource, available to those in the Ball State Community via the University Libraries LIBGIS data … Continue reading

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