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On Display in the Library: Race and Gender in Baseball

Part of baseball's history is the legacy of discrimination in the sport. In the 19th century, the first color line was created, barring black men from playing with white men. Black athletes went on to form their own leagues until Jackie Robinson broke that color barrier in 1947. In the early 20th century, women were banned from playing professional baseball with men.

Welcome Back, Seawolves!

The Library is happy to welcome you back for what is sure to be a great Spring semester! There are a lot of exciting things happening in the Library this spring, so come by and say hello. We have a great art exhibit in the Gallery right now, lots of new faces around the place, and some exciting new changes to our study rooms. Stay tuned to find out more!

Dr. Martin King Luther Jr.

Today, we celebrate a legendary leader and advocate of civil rights. Through his work with the Southern Christian Leadership Conference, the organization of the Selma to Montgomery marches, and his soul stirring speeches, Dr. King brought many together to call attention to racial inequality, poverty, and war. Research More…