Tag Archives: Special Events

2016 Copyright Conference

Ball State University Libraries are pleased to announce that registration is now open for the 13th Annual Copyright Conference! This year’s Copyright Conference, Copyright Twilight Zone, will be on Wednesday, April 20, 2016, at the Ball State Alumni Center, 8:30 … Continue reading

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Ball State University Libraries Exhibit Celebrates Black History Month

A new Archives and Special Collections exhibit entitled The Other Side of Middletown: Celebrating Muncie’s African American History celebrates Muncie’s African American history through the scope of a Ball State immersive learning project completed in 2004. The exhibit runs from … Continue reading

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Historic Newspaper Collections from Digital Media Repository Included in Hoosier State Chronicles

The Muncie Post-Democrat and the Muncie Times are two of the latest collections of digitized historic newspapers to be added to the Hoosier State Chronicles, a digital repository operated by the Indiana State Library that provides full-text searchable online access to … Continue reading

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Ball State University Libraries Exhibits the Cartoons of Robert Cunningham

A new Ball State Archives and Special Collections exhibit features the original drawings and cartoons of former Muncie mayor, businessman, and cartoonist Robert G. Cunningham. Drawing on Muncie: The Cartoons and the Civic and Cultural Contributions of Robert Cunningham runs … Continue reading

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Ball State University Libraries Exhibit Highlights Prominent African American Lecturers and Performers at Ball State University

What do Coretta Scott King and Stevie Wonder have in common? Throughout its history, Ball State University has been fortunate to host many famous and influential speakers and performers such as King and Wonder.  Starting on February 9, Ball State … Continue reading

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National GIS Day at the University Libraries

On Wednesday, November 19th, 2014 the BSU GIS Knowledge Group, in collaboration with the University Libraries, will be hosting  GIS Workshops in honor of National GIS Day. All workshops will be held in BL224 (the GIS Research and Map Collection), … Continue reading

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University Libraries Present Student’s Exhibit on The ABC’s Of Fashion

Ball State University graduate student Lauren Bronowski has created a unique exhibit, The ABC’s Of FASHION, for Archives and Special Collections from her final honor’s thesis submission. The thesis abstract describes her project in this way: “Illuminated manuscripts, ornately illustrated … Continue reading

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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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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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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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