Read 'The Guardians'


A scholar-led book discussion of Ana Castillo's The Guardians on Oct. 15 is part of the Libraries' Latino Americans: 500 Years of History program.

Hispanic Heritage Month Film Series


The Hispanic Heritage Month Film Series will educate audiences about popular yet important Latino American experiences. 

Our Chapel


As the University celebrates the rededication of the Immaculate Conception Chapel, University Archives revisits the original dedication in 1869 and the centennial celebration in 1969.

Assumption of Mary


In honor of the upcoming Feast of the Assumption August 15 we are sharing pages from a miniature facsimile of Munificentissimus Deus, the Apostolic constitution written by Pope Pius XII declaring the Assumption of Mary as a dogma.

Implementing UpToDate


Roesch Library has implemented a new medical database. UpToDate provides evidence-based information as well as point of care recommendations for over 10,000 clinical topics across 22 medical specialties.

Mind-bending, awe-inspiring


Two outstanding exhibits featuring creative interpretations of Alice and Mary at University Libraries are in their final weeks. See “Inspired by Realism: Reconquering the Figurative Image of Mary" before July 31 and our Dalí exhibit before Aug. 16

On Display: Editions of Don Quixote


As part of the campus-wide celebration of the 400th anniversary of Miguel de Cervantes’ classic tale, the Libraries will display early and illustrated editions of Don Quixote Aug. 29 - Sept. 27.

A Catholic Comic-Con


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Many of the most famous comic books today, and in the past, focus on superheroes and other types of fantasy. Another genre of comics focusing on Christian themes has quietly existed right alongside these more well-known books, and we have a collection of them right here in the U.S. Catholic Special Collection in Roesch Library.

Saint John's Bible Events


University Libraries is fundraising to acquire, display and use this breathtaking seven-volume Bible - one of 299 reproductions of the hand-lettered and hand-illuminated original. This fall, join us for two informative events about this project.

eCommons crosses 100,000-Download Milestone


In celebration of the 100,000th full-text download from UD’s institutional repository, eCommons, on May 21, the University Libraries presented 100 Grand candy bars to all faculty members who had papers downloaded that day.