Temple Libraries

a stack of textbooks
Textbook Task Force takes on the high costs of learning materials
Type: News Story
A group of faculty and administrators are exploring alternatives to expensive textbooks.
February 17, 2021
Temple Libraries staffer Emily Schiller and Tony Ransome
With Temple Libraries’ help, he self-published a book
Type: News Story
Temple University’s Libraries system serves roughly 1,000 visitors each year with community resident privileges like free computer usage and book borrowing.
September 16, 2019
Charles Library with Temple flag
Charles Library shapes the future at Temple and beyond
Type: News Story
Temple’s highly anticipated Charles Library will change the landscape of the university and provide unique spaces for learning and collaboration.
August 23, 2019
stack of textbooks
Two digital scholarship programs help Temple throw the book at big textbook expenses
Type: News Story
Temple’s Textbook Affordability Project and the newly established North Broad Press are encouraging faculty to give their students access to open educational resources.
August 26, 2019
the Metropolitan Opera House on North Broad Street in 1924
North Broad Street: A history in photos
Type: News Story
Peruse a selection of photographs from Temple Libraries’ Special Collections Research Center showing North Broad Street throughout the years.
July 29, 2019
man on a laptop in silhouette with data visualization on screen
Temple Libraries launches interdisciplinary cultural analytics certificate
Type: News Story
The Cultural Analytics Graduate Certificate is the first such program in the Philadelphia region.
June 3, 2019
Tupac diamond earring and gold crown medallion
See for yourself: Tupac Shakur material at Temple’s Blockson Collection
Type: News Story
The memorabilia includes a dozen handwritten documents and bullet-dented medallion.
November 1, 2018
Rendering of the reading room
The Albert M. Greenfield Foundation makes historic $1M gift to Temple Libraries
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The gift will name a reading room in Temple’s future library after the business, civic and philanthropic leader.
February 21, 2018
Two women sitting in front of a computer
Temple Libraries to launch new online search tool
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The enhanced search tool aims to streamline discovery, making both electronic and print sources easier to locate and utilize.
May 4, 2017
Temple celebrates the record release of legendary Coltrane concert at Mitten Hall
Type: News Story
To mark the release of 'Offering: Live at Temple University'—a recording of John Coltrane's legendary concert—Temple University Libraries, Ars Nova Workshop and Resonance Records will host a panel discussion on that unique moment in music history.
September 23, 2014