Thursday, April 16, 2015 - 1:15pm

The former curator of Special Collections and Archives at Kent State University is donating hundreds of treasures from a personal library, which he amassed over the past half century.

Alex Gildzen, who moved to Santa Fe, New Mexico, following his retirement more than 20 years ago, has spent the past three months packing books and personal papers from his shelves, and shipping them to the Kent State University Libraries department of Special Collections and Archives. 

Friday, January 9, 2015 - 11:32am

University Libraries has a fresh new look for its website, designed to reflect Kent State University's bold new branding initiative. We hope that this refresh will make the Kent State University Libraries experience more convenient, enjoyable, and rewarding for the entire Kent State community. Here's a summary of what’s new:


PageTurners includes information about what's happening at the library. Feature articles are about important events and developments, exhibits and displays, staff news, and updates about University Libraries. The inaugural issue was published in March 2012 and will be distributed twice yearly (spring and fall).