The official gallery of PRA postcards.
PRAtching Fire "50th Research Games" (Fall 2013)
All research begins with a search
We salute your courage and your sacrafice and wish you a Happy Research Games. A Personalized Research Assistance (PRA) session with a reference librarian will ensure that the odds will be ever in your favor to find the books, journals and online resources you need. But you need to volunteer and to sign up and request a PRA appointment today.
The PRAfather (Spring 2013)
We're going to make you an offer you can't refuse.
A Personalized Research Assistance (PRA) session with a reference librarian can help you dodge a bullet and find the books, journals and online resources you need. You don't need to sleep with the fishes, request a PRA appointment today.
PRAvengers (Fall 2012)
A Personalized Research Assistance (PRA) session with a reference librarian can save the day by helping you find the books, journals, and online resources you need to defeat your research project.
Pride & PRAjudice (Spring 2012)
It is a truth universally acknowledged that a student in possession of a research assignment must be in want of some help.
A Personalized Research Assistance (PRA) session with a reference librarian can help you find the books, journals, and online resources you need for a research project you can be proud of.
The Devil Wears PRAda (Fall 2011)
We're smarter than your purse.
"Bore someone else with your questions..."
Stop boring your roommates and friends with your research questions. Get with the latest fashion: Personalized Research Assistance (PRA). A Personalized Research Assistance (PRA) session with a reference librarian can help you find the books, journals, and online resources you need for a stylishly researched project.
PRArates of the PRAribbean (Spring 2011)
This semester, chart a course for great research...
A Personalized Research Assistance (PRA) session with a reference librarian can help you navigate the treacherous waters of research and uncover the buried treasure of any project.
Don't let this opportune moment pass you by. Sign up for a PRA appointment today.
Read up, me hearties, yo ho!
Love PRActually (Fall 2010)
I feel it in my fingers
I feel it in my toes
Research is all around us
and so the feeling grows
This semester knowledge really is all around us...
Give yourself the gift of a Personal Research Assistance (PRA) session with a time-saving librarian, who will help you find information to create the project you've been hoping for.
IndiPRAna Jones (Spring 2010)
IndiPRAna Jones and the PRAiders of the Lost Ark
Research papers. Why'd it have to be research papers?!?!?!
Never fear, Indy! A Personalized Research Assistance (PRA) session with a reference librarian can help you find the Lost Ark of the Research Paper.
They've got the know-how to unlock the secrets of any kind of project, from hidden tombs to lost relics. They can help your papers and projects go down in history.
PRA...The Return of Great Research...
PRAnchorman (Fall 2009)
PRANCHORMAN: THE LEGEND OF SKILLMAN'S LIBRARIANS
There was a time before Wikipedia when the local librarian reigned supreme, when people believed everything they read.
This was an age when only the smart were allowed to do research. And in Skillman, the librarians were smarter than all the rest. Now, you too can reign supreme.
Request a Personalized Research Assistance (PRA) session with a librarian who can deliver the books, journal articles, and online resources you've been looking for...all in a voice that makes faculty purr.
Skillman's librarians: like gods walking amongst mere mortals.
The PRA Vinci Code (Spring 2009)
The holy grail 'neath ancient Skillman waits. The librarian guarding o'er her gates.
A Personalized Research Assistance (PRA) session with a reference gladiator can help you uncover the secrets of books, journal articles, and the Internet to produce a code-breaking research porject.
SPRAtacus (Fall 2008)
DON'T BE ENSLAVED BY RESEARCH. RISE UP TODAY!
A Personalized Research Assistance (PRA) session with a reference gladiator can help you fight your way through the treacherous web of unreliable information to produce papers and presentations that become the stuff of legend.
The PRAducers (Spring 2008)
DON'T BE STUPID, BE A SMARTY, COME AND JOIN THE REFERENCE PARTY!
Worried that your next reserach project will be a flop? A PRA appointment can help you get rave reviews!
Young PRAnkenstein (Fall 2007)
"Have all the preparations been made for the transference?
Are you sure you want to go through with this?
Harry PRAtter and the Prisoner of Research (Spring 2007)
Werewolves, Soul-Sucking Professors...
APraLLO 13 (Fall 2006)
Skillman, we have a PRAblem
It was just another paper--20 pages, double-spaced, proper citation format--until a short circuit in the research module turned a routine assignment into a desperate race against time.
MARY PraPPINS (Spring 2006)
PRA appointments, practically perfect in every way!
Wondering about the efficacy of measured amounts of sucrose compounds as facilitators for orally ingested curatives? Exploring the psychosocial connection between nanny care and empire?
The Usual PRAspects (Fall 2005))
When you have to look beyond the usual sources...
Apracalypse Now (Spring 2005)
The horror. The horror...
Don't love the smell of research in the morning? Can't get no satisfaction surfing the Web? No matter how insane the assignment, you can depend on our reference unit to guide you through even the most hostile research environments.
PRAWS (Fall 2004)
Just when you thought it was safe to go back in the library...
Feeling at sea in the new library? Scared those killer deadlines might swim up and bite you on the ass if you ignore them much longer? Don't be swallowed whole. A PRA may be just the lifeline you need.
PRAnet of the Apes (Spring 2004)
Going ape over research?
Professors' demands driving you bananas? The library can seem like a madhouse to even the most evolved hominid, so don't monkey around . . . get a PRA.
The Wizard of PRAS (Fall 2003)
We can't give you a brain...
but if you have a heartbeat and can summon the courage to talk with a reference librarian, we may be able to provide you with some direction on the road to earning your diploma.
PRA TREK (Spring 2003)
Research, the final frontier...This is your voyage into the enterprise of scholarship. Your four year mission: to explore strange new ideas, to seek out new books and new articles, to boldly write what no student has written before.
We'll treat you like the King... (Fall 2002)
The SoPRAnos (Spring 2002)
When you need a professional...
Bloodsucking professors? Monster papers? (Fall 2001)
You could wear garlic, or . . . get a PRA!
Pra! (Spring 2001)
Need help researching that "A" paper?
A Personalized Research Assistance session with a librarian can help you find and evaluate sources for your next assignment. It’s like a "WA" conference focusing on the library research component of your assignment--with your own Personal Research Assistant.