Library Services Update

The Library building will be open normal hours. Face masks are required in the building. Many of our resources and services are accessible online. Virtual research desk services are available through Ask-a-Librarian chat and e-mail in the day, evenings, and weekends. See our calendar for research assistance hours and Library hours.

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Restoration Day 2020

Restoration Day 2020

Virtual Restoration Day 2020 - marking the anniversary of Thomas Campbell’s Declaration and Address and highlighting the Stone-Campbell Restoration Movement’s historic emphasis on unity in the Body of Christ.

This year’s Restoration Day activities were held virtually and centered upon one of the most important figures in the movement’s history, Alexander Campbell. Dr. Douglas A. Foster, professor emeritus of church history at ACU and one of the foremost scholars of the Restoration Movement, shares his wisdom via a recorded lecture on the topic of Campbell’s life and ministry here.

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Soap taken from immigrants by boarder patrol

El Sueño Americano | The American Dream: Photographs by Tom Kiefer

The ACU Brown Library is partnering with the ACU Art and Design Department, Student Government Association, and College of Business Administration to host an exhibit on immigration by photographer Tom Kiefer Sept. 20 - Oct. 20. To learn more, click here.

Max Lucado Case

Tell Me the Easter Story

Located in the Learning Commons Max Lucado Collection case is a new library exhibit called “Tell Me the Easter Story” that invites meditation during the Easter season on the passion of Jesus Christ and features seventeen works about the death and resurrection of Jesus written by Max Lucado between 1986 and 2013.

Max Lucado

Selections from the Max Lucado Collection

The Max Lucado Collection was established in 2015 when Lucado designated his alma mater’s Brown Library as the repository for materials documenting his career as a missionary, evangelist and writer. 


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