News & Announcements

Building Renamed to Honor Former Library Director

CALS has renamed the Arkansas Studies Institute (ASI) the Bobby L. Roberts Library of Arkansas History and Art in honor of the former CALS executive director who served in the position for more than twenty years before retiring in 2016. CALS Board of Trustees approved the motion in December.


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CALS Tech Card Student Portal

For the 2017-18 school year CALS is partnering with several local schools to provide students with improved access to research and reading materials through the Tech Card Program. Students in participating schools will be issued a Tech Card which can be used to access the library’s electronic resources from school or home. For more information,


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Natural Slate Podcast: Czech That Film

Listen now to the latest episode of the CALS podcast, The Natural Slate, as Matt DeCample has a conversation with Czech This Film Festival Organizer Lenka Horokova and visiting film director David Mrnka about film culture in the Czech Republic and the excitement of bringing Czech films on a North American tour that includes Little Rock.


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