Category: Krasker News

2014 Oscar Nominees Announced!

January 15th, 2015 in Hollywood News, Krasker News 0 comments

Note to BU faculty: keep tabs on our catalog! We’ll be acquiring award-nominated films for you to screen in your classes throughout the semester. Films are for Boston University classroom screenings only and do not come with Public Performance Rights.


Krasker Renovation

January 9th, 2015 in Krasker News 0 comments



Hours of Operation: Winter Intercession

December 19th, 2014 in Krasker News 0 comments

Krasker Film/Video Services and Mugar Memorial Library will be closed for Intersession.
The library will close at 1 pm on Wednesday, December 24.
The library will reopen at 8 am on Monday, January 5.


Mugar is Ready for You… and so is Krasker!

September 1st, 2014 in 16mm, Krasker News, Media Technology 0 comments

Check out this awesome welcome back video produced by Mugar’s very own student film crew. Recognize the film reels and projector? Yup, that’s Krasker!


Hours of Operation: Fall Semester

August 29th, 2014 in Krasker News 0 comments

Regular fall hours resume the week of September 1 – check here for a complete listing of the latest Mugar Library hours.


Krasker Remembers Robin Williams: July 21, 1951 – August 11, 2014

August 11th, 2014 in Actors, Hollywood News, Krasker News 0 comments

Like millions around the world, we here at Krasker Film/Video Services are shocked and saddened at the untimely death of comic genius and accomplished dramatic actor Robin Williams. Williams was a good friend to Boston University and we are honored at BU to house many artifacts from his professional career in the Gotlieb Archive’s Robin Williams Collection. He has gifted every one of us, however, with a dazzling treasure of film, TV and taped standup appearances. Robin Williams will endure on our screens and in our hearts.


Detail from the Gotlieb Archive’s Robin Williams tribute, currently on exhibit at Boston University’s Mugar Memorial Library. Photo: Mary Bowen



Hours of Operation: Summer 2014

May 10th, 2014 in Krasker News 0 comments

Film/microforms viewing ends 15 minutes prior to library closing.

Monday – Thursday 8am – 10:45pm

Friday & Saturday: 8am – 4:45pm*

Sunday: 10am – 10:45pm*


History in Action: Stories of Slavery in America

March 7th, 2014 in Krasker News 0 comments

The following titles are now available to screen in Boston University Classes: 12 Years a Slave, The Abolitionists, Lincoln. Students may also watch them on reserve at our Mugar Library facility.



Hours of Operation: Winter Intercession

December 20th, 2013 in Krasker News 0 comments

Friday 12/20: 8am – 4:45pm*

Saturday 12/21: CLOSED

Sunday 12/22: 4pm – 11:45pm

Monday 12/23:  8am - 11:45pm

Tuesday 12/24:  8am - 12:45pm

Wednesday 12/25: CLOSED

Thursday 12/26: 9am - 4:45pm

Friday 12/27: 9am - 4:45pm

Saturday 12/28: CLOSED

Sunday 12/29: CLOSED

Monday 12/30: 9am - 4:45pm

Tuesday 12/31: 9am - 4:45pm

Wednesday 1/1: CLOSED

Thursday 1/2: 8am - 4:45pm

Friday 1/3: 8am - 4:45pm

Saturday 1/4: CLOSED

Sunday 1/5: 4pm – 11:45pm


*Viewing film/microforms ends at 15 minutes before closing.


Happy Thanksgiving!

November 27th, 2013 in Krasker News 0 comments


Holiday hours are posted here: revised schedule.