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  • Faculty Authorship Event April 10

    The Mary and John Gray Library will host an event to celebrate Faculty Authorship at Lamar University on Monday, April 10, from 2 - 4 p.m.


  • Faculty Authorship Event April 10

    The Mary and John Gray Library will host an event to celebrate Faculty Authorship at Lamar University on Monday, April 10, from 2 - 4 p.m.


  • We want to learn from you!

    The library wants to learn from you! We want to know what you love about the library and what you think we could do differently.


  • Center for History and Culture Launch 1/30

    Join us to celebrate our region's rich history, art, literature, music, and cuisine at the launch of the Center for History and Culture of Southeast Texas and the Upper Gulf Coast on Monday, January 30, from 3-5 p.m. on the 8th floor of the Mary and John Gray Library.


  • Get Library Hours

    Get the library's spring semester hours daily, weekly and monthly here.


  • Library Construction Update 1/18/2017

    At the Mary and John Gray Library, we are looking forward to the Starbucks Café that will be located on the first floor.


  • Library Construction Update

    Please be advised that the Mary and John Gray Library entrance is under construction.


  • LIBRARY SERVICES CLOSED 1/5

    All library services for the Mary & John Gray Library will be closed on Thursday, January 5. The 7th floor computer lab and the IT help desk will be open. Library services will resume on Friday at 7:30 a.m.


  • Students 'Paws' from Finals with Therapy Pups

    Lamar University students took a break from their books to de-stress with therapy dogs during finals week.


  • Christmas Holidays 12/21/2016 - 1/2/2017

    The library will be closed from Wednesday, December 21, 2016 - Monday, January 2, 2017 for the Christmas break.


  • Library Wassail Dec. 6

    LU students, faculty and staff are invited to the library for a cup of wassail, snacks, sweets, and holiday cheer. Where: Mary & John Gray Library lobby When: Tuesday December 6, 2016 Time: 9:30 am to 11:30 am


  • Therapy Dogs December 4-8

    Studying for finals? Feeling Stressed? Why not pause for a study break with the therapy dogs at the library...


  • Game Night 11/30 from 6-8 pm

    Take a study break to join us for a night of snacks, games and giveaways to help you relax before finals.


  • Interlibrary Loan Holiday Dates

    The Interlibrary Loan office will not process requests from December 19, 2016 - January 4, 2017, due to the Christmas holidays.


  • Interlibrary Loan Holiday Dates

    The Interlibrary Loan office will not process new requests from November 23 - 25, 2016, due to the Thanksgiving holidays and again from December 19, 2016 - January 4, 2017, due to the Christmas holidays.


  • Library Staff Earn Service Awards

    Please join the library in congratulating our staff members who earned service awards at the university's 2016 Staff Award Ceremony.


  • Interlibrary Loan Holiday Dates

    The Interlibrary Loan office will not process new requests from November 23 - 25, 2016, due to the Thanksgiving holidays and again from December 19, 2016 - January 4, 2017, due to the Christmas holidays.