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Downs-Jones Library Feb 14
More Stories from Black History Month: Dr. Henry Highland Garnet: "One of History's Foremost Anti-Slavery Organizers Is Often Left Out of the Black History Month Story" -
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Downs-Jones Library Feb 12
February 2018's theme for Black History Month is "African Americans in Times of War". Read: 'We Can Be a Better Country If We Know These Stories.’ The Complicated History of African Americans in the Military
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Downs-Jones Library Feb 9
Check out this Austin Chamber Music concert featuring Black Female Composers! It's happening just a block north of HT on Sunday afternoon at the Carver Museum, and admission is free.
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Downs-Jones Library Feb 7
Today, 12pm-1pm & 6pm-7pm: Learn about our new system! Find books, reserve a , check if we have your , download peer-reviewed , & set your library , all on one improved site in a single session! (Lunch- and dinner-eaters welcome.)
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Downs-Jones Library Feb 2
Stopping by the library in February? We're open every day! Keep track of our open hours with this calendar page.
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Downs-Jones Library Jan 30
Still have questions about the library's new features and online services? Stop by and ask us!
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Downs-Jones Library Jan 30
Did You Know? You can now place holds online for library items. Use these simple instructions to reserve print books or a Chromebook! We’ll put the item on hold and email you when it’s available and ready for you to pick up.
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Downs-Jones Library Jan 25
HT Students! Having trouble in your , , or class? Learning a language for abroad? Pronunciator can help!
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Downs-Jones Library Jan 24
Need help with the new library website, our online resources, or finding books and eBooks? Come by the library today at 12 noon for a free and open demo of all our new features!
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Downs-Jones Library Jan 23
What else can the new library system do? It can get you into ALL of our online resources - databases, catalog, eBooks - with a single login. Follow these steps to get started:
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Downs-Jones Library Jan 22
Wondering how to log into your library account to place holds, check due dates, renew books, and download articles? Just follow these instructions to set up your account!
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Downs-Jones Library Jan 17
After a cold Tuesday, the Downs-Jones library IS OPEN again - and warm! Stop by on your way across campus and warm up on our couches; check out our Leisure Reading section to grab a book to bundle up with!
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Downs-Jones Library Jan 12
If we don’t have a book here at HT, a card will let you visit other Texas libraries to use their materials. TexShare cards are valid for one semester – if you had one last semester, you do need a new card! Register for one at the Downs-Jones Library today!
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Downs-Jones Library Jan 11
Neat new features are here at the Downs-Jones Library! Check out all the new things our site can do!
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Downs-Jones Library Jan 8
Check out this fantastic exhibit opening tomorrow at the Carver Museum & Cultural Center—it includes an item from the HT archives!
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Downs-Jones Library Jan 3
We're open again for the semester! Here are the library hours for January 2018:
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Downs-Jones Library Dec 15
Wondering what librarians do when the semester is over? We... - get new books on shelves - set up a super-easy new search interface - rev up an awesome new checkout system ...so we're ready for 2018!
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Downs-Jones Library Dec 8
Q: Is the library open over the winter break? A: Yes! Partly. Here's our schedule for the rest of December.
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Downs-Jones Library Dec 7
All CHROMEBOOKS are due back to the library TOMORROW, December 8th. Chromebooks cannot be kept over the winter break! They must be returned to the library by Friday. If you have one of our laptops, please bring it back ASAP!
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Downs-Jones Library Dec 5
TODAY! Come spend some time in the stress free zone at the library! From 1 PM -3 PM, we’ll have tea, snacks, therapy dogs, and games!
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