Responding to COVID-19

Chat and email with us daily! Mon-Thu 7am-9pm, Fri 7am-7pm, Sat 11am-6pm, and Sun 11am-9pm. We’re resuming limited services in the Main Library lobby, and the Health Sciences library is open to Health Sciences affiliates. Learn more about access during COVID-19.

2019 Tucson Festival of Books

Come on over to the University Libraries booth (#252) and discover the amazing library resources, services and events that are available to the public. The University of Arizona Press is proud to have more than twenty authors participating in this year’s event. Be sure to visit the UA Press booth (#239) for book sales and signings.

Visit the Tucson Festival of Books website for author presentation schedules and maps.

Author Panels in Special Collections

Saturday, March 2

10:00 a.m.
A Different West
John Branch, Hugh Fitzsimons, Karen Piper

11:30 a.m.
Violence in the West
Roger Nichols, Heidi Osselaer, Eduardo Pagan

1:00 p.m.
Beyond Borders and Refugees
Roberta Gately, Reyna Grande, Jean Guerrero

2:30 p.m.
Capturing the Political Zeitgeist
Mario García, Heidi Osselaer, Gary Stuart

4:00 p.m.
Hampton Sides: History is His Story
Hampton Sides

Sunday, March 3

10:00 a.m.
The Ranchers’ Lament
John Branch, Rebecca Clarren

11:30 a.m.
El Norte: Beyond Standard Narratives
Carrie Gibson, Ilan Stavans, Carlos Vélez-Ibáñez

1:00 p.m.
Southwest Books of the Year Top Authors
Francisco Cantú, Heidi Osselaer, Karen Piper

2:30 p.m.
The Grand Canyon and American Culture
Nathaniel Brodie, Stephen Fried, John Ross

March 2, 2019, 9:30 am to 5:30 pm
March 3, 2019, 9:30 am to 5:30 pm
University of Arizona Mall