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The University Library has partnered up with the Writers Live program to provide space for public readings and book signings. Learn more about Writers Live and their upcoming events by visiting

Toys for Fines

Clear your overdue Library fines by bringing an unwrapped toy to the Library and Research Services Desk located on the first floor. Donate new unwrapped toys appropriate for ages 2-12 years. Toys will be received starting Monday, November 10, 2014 through Friday, December 12, 2014. Your toys will be gifted to children in the community.

For more information, please contact 956-882-8221 or e-mail

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A Time to Remember: Letters Home

The University Library is currently selling copies of the book, A Time to Remember: Letters Home by Pablo M. Coronado for $14.95. To purchase or for more information, please visit the Library & Research Services Desk on the 1st floor or call us at 956-882-8221. Only cash and checks are accepted. The proceeds will benefit the University Library Literary Society. A Time to Remember is a real life story while serving in the US Army during the early 60's, all based on edited love letters written home to the author’s wife during his military service. Following the story of these young lovers separated for two long years, plus a tour in Europe, shows the depth of their love and commitment. The letters leading up to getting married while on furlough, and then having to leave his love and new wife behind tell a touching story of both dedication to country and family that both past and present Armed Forces families can relate.

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