International Open Access Week

This past week, we celebrated International Open Access Week with cookies and chances for prizes at the Library Research Desk in the Learning Commons..  Faculty, staff and students learned more about the newly passed Open Access Policy at ACU, how to upload scholarly...

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Library Launches International Research Journal

The library launched the latest of its open access journals, Journal of Cross-Cultural Family Studies (JCCFS) which is an electronic, peer-reviewed academic journal that concentrates on research about families and individuals engaged in cultural transition and...

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The Educating Icon: How to Visualize the Data of our Faith

Join us on Friday, October 13 at from 12 pm to 1 pm in the Innovation Foundry (SE corner of the library’s top floor) for a presentation by Greek Orthodox scholar Anton Vrame as he draws from the rich tradition of “iconic catechesis” in the Orthodox...

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A Student’s Perspective

Kassie Kim, an ACU Senior Multimedia major, knew that Abilene Christian University was a good fit for her after she visited the campus. “The atmosphere was a welcoming one and I felt that it was the place I wanted to be. I truly felt the presence of God here, and knew...

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November CHARIS Lecture to examine singing in Churches of Christ

Plan to attend Thursday, November 2, from 11:30 am to 12:00 pm, in the Adams Center Classroom for a lunchtime presentation on “Shape Notes and Widescreens,” by D. J. Bulls, who is the worship minister for the Riverside Church of Christ in Coppell, TX. The music of the...

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October CHARIS Conversation to explore “Orthodoxy”

Join us on Thursday, October 12, 4:00 pm to 5:30 pm, at Chapel on the Hill for a discussion of “What Makes Us Orthodox?” Dr. Anton Vrame, a lifetime committed leader of the Greek Orthodox Church, will present his views of the core beliefs, practices, and...

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FACUL to Honor Friend of the Year

Distinguished historian Dr. David Edwin Harrell, Jr. was honored as the ACU Library’s Friend of the Year for 2017 on September 18 for the gift of his personal papers to the Center for Restoration Studies. Library Dean, Dr. John Weaver, presented the award to...

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Poetry Slam Pays Tribute to Bob Dylan

October 10th, 7:30pm in the ACU Library Atrium. Back by popular demand, ACU Library will partner with the Language and Literature department to bring Poetry Slam – a free evening of performance poetry.    Poetry Slam places dual emphasis on writing and...

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