UT Libraries to celebrate National Library Week April 15-21

April 12, 2013 | Events, UToday, Library



The University of Toledo Libraries will celebrate National Library Week, April 15-21, with giveaways, a used book sale, and presentations of new initiatives.

Free, public receptions will be held Monday, April 15, at 2:30 p.m. in Carlson Library on Main Campus and Tuesday, April 16, at 1 p.m. in Mulford Library on Health Science Campus.

Both events will include an unveiling of the libraries’ new Read posters, featuring some familiar faces from the UT community with their favorite books. Those who attend also will be able to hear about the newest initiatives from the libraries, and students can enter to win a $100 gift card to the UT Bookstore. Refreshments will be provided at both receptions.

The used book sale will be Wednesday, April 17, from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. in the Carlson Library concourse.

First sponsored in 1958, National Library Week is an observance sponsored by the American Library Association and libraries across the country each April.