Blog Archives

October is Tennessee Archives Month!

The theme of this year’s Tennessee Archives Month is “Three Part Harmony: Archives, Genealogy, and You.” In that spirit, here are some of the resources that Special Collections has to offer for those conducting genealogical research focused on families and individuals in the greater Chattanooga area: Chattanooga City Directories These books, originally intended to serve as a listing of area residents, businesses, organizations, etc., also function as an invaluable

Welcome Back Class of 1966!

The University of Tennessee at Chattanooga Library welcomes all alumni back for homecoming season 2016. We encourage you to reminisce about your college days by checking out the full run of Moccasin yearbooks and University Echo student newspaper in our Digital Collections. Alternatively, stop by the Special Collections reading room in room 439 of the Library to view print copies of these and other historical UTC materials. In honor of the 50th anniversary

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World War I on Display in Special Collections and Roth Reading Room

View World War I resources available from Special Collection on display in the George Connor Special Collections Reading Room (LIB 439) and the Andrew C. Roth Grand Reading Room (LIB 402) through December 2016. In honor of the centennial of the Great War, enjoy a display of materials from the Anne Bachman Hyde correspondence and research notes, Cyrus Griffin Martin diaries and military records, Frank Prescott papers and records,  World War I

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Join us for the Dennis Haskins Exhibit Opening!

You are cordially invited to an exhibit opening with University of Tennessee at Chattanooga alumnus Dennis Haskins, best known for his role of Mr. Belding on the groundbreaking show Saved by the Bell. Haskins has generously donated his personal working script collection from every episode of the popular Saturday morning sitcom to the University. Selected highlights from these scripts and memorabilia from the actor’s personal Saved by the Bell

Local Author Susan Gregg Gilmore Speaks About Women in Writing

In honor of Women’s History Month, the UTC Library and the UTC Women’s Center presented celebrated southern author Susan Gregg Gilmore on Tuesday, March 29, 2016 in the Library’s Southern Writers Room. Learn about Susan Gregg Gilmore’s history of writing, both as a female journalist working around the country and as a celebrated novelist sharing unforgettable stories of Southern female characters.