University of LouisvilleThe University of Louisville is a public university in Louisville, Kentucky, a member of the Kentucky state university system. When founded in 1798, it was the first city-owned public university in the United States and one of the first universities chartered west of the Allegheny Mountains. The university is mandated by the Kentucky General Assembly to be a "Preeminent Metropolitan Research University". The university enrolls students from 118 of 120 Kentucky counties, all 50 U.S. states, and 116 countries around the world.
The University of Louisville School of Medicine is touted for the first fully self-contained artificial heart transplant surgery as well as the first successful hand transplantation. The University Hospital is also credited with the first civilian ambulance, the nation's first accident services, now known as an emergency department (ED), and one of the first blood banks in the US.
Between 1999 and 2006 Louisville was one of the fastest growing medical research institutions according to National Institutes of Health rankings. , the melanoma clinic ranked third in among public universities in NIH funding, the neurology research program fourth, and the spinal cord research program 10th.
Louisville is also known for its Louisville Cardinals athletics programs. Since 2005 the Cardinals have made appearances in the NCAA Division I men's basketball Final Four in 2005, 2012, and 2013 (vacated), football Bowl Championship Series Orange Bowl in 2007 (champions) and Sugar Bowl in 2013 (champions), the College Baseball World Series 2007, 2013, 2014, 2017 and 2019, the women's basketball Final Four in 2009 (runner-up), 2013 (runner-up), and 2018, and the men's soccer national championship game in 2010. The Louisville Cardinals Women's Volleyball program has three-peated as champions of the Big East Tournament (2008, 2009, 2010), and were Atlantic Coast Conference Champions in 2015 and 2017. Women's track and field program has won Outdoor Big East titles in 2008, 2009 and 2010 and an Indoor Big East title in 2011. Provided by Wikipedia
The music library of a noble Florentine family : a catalogue raisonné of manuscripts and prints of the 1720s to the 1850s collected by the Ricasoli Family now housed in the University of Louisville Music...
Published 2012“...Ricasoli Collection (University of Louisville)...”
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A century of municipal higher education; a collection of addresses delivered during the centennial observance of the University of Louisville, America's oldest municipal university, March 31 to June 8, 1937.
Published 1937“...University of Louisville....”
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by Manning, John Walker, 1899-“...Prepared by the University of Louisville under the Small Business Administration management...”
Bulletins of the College of Arts and Sciences -- School of Music -- School of Business -- School of Education /
Journal / Magazine
Summer session June 12 to July 21, 1939 : College of Liberal Arts, Graduate School, School of Music, School of Law (two terms) /
Published 1939Subjects: '; “...University of Louisville Curricula....”
A discourse on the life, character, and services of Daniel Drake, M.D. delivered, by request, before the faculty and medical students of the University of Louisville, January 27, 1853 /
by Gross, Samuel D. 1805-1884.“...University of Louisville....”