Michigan State University

MSU Libraries' Events

Library Events (MSU Events Calendar)

From our writers and film series to traveling exhibits, come to one of the many events and programs we offer here at MSU Libraries. We look forward to seeing you!

"The Times They Are a-Changin": MSU in 1969-1970

Dean William Combs, first director of the MSU Archives, poses with archival materials.

Now through February 2020
Conrad Hall, Lobby

An exhibit highlighting the academic year that the University Archives & Historical Collection was established, 1969-1970.

Exhibit created by Jennie Russell, Susan O'Brien, and Megan Badgley-Malone.

A Brief History of the University Archives & Historical Collections

Now through February 2020
Conrad Hall, Lobby
An exhibit highlighting the University Archives & Historical Collections' history from its founding on November 21, 1969 through the present day.
 
Exhibit created by Megan Badgley-Malone, Collections and Outreach Archivist.

Library Places: A look at campus library buildings 1857 - 1957

 M.A.C. Library (Linton Hall)
Now through Spring 2020
Conrad Hall, University Archives Reading Room
 
An exhibit highlighting the library buildings and librarians between the campus founding in 1857 through the construction of the current Main Library in 1957.
 
Exhibit created by Whitney Miller

Tales from the Archives

Book cover image

Tales from the Archives

Gathered from its blogs, exhibits, and websites, the MSU Archives has compiled its first book of archival tales. Learn about events, traditions, and people that helped shape MSU into the place it is today!

Available for purchase at the University Archives Reading Room, shop.msu.edu, or from our store front for $25.