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NEWS FROM TEXAS STATE: 25th birthday of Alkek Library to becelebrated with Book-it Brigade
Texas State University

September, 2015

In celebration of the 25th birthday of Texas State University's Alkek Library, a reenactment  of the 1990 Book-it Brigade will be held Wednesday, September 23 and stretch from Old Main to the steps of the Alkek.   

Volunteers will meet at 9:30 a.m. in the Quad to form the line and get “Alkek @ 25” T-shirts. The book pass will start at 10 a.m.   

When the Alkek opened its doors in 1990 to the campus the symbolic book began at the J.C. Kellum Building with students, staff, faculty and community members passing several books along a human chain.  The 2015 re-creation will originate at the university’s first building – Old Main.  

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