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Eric Luhrs

November 25, 2015

Barclay and Luhrs speak at Insitute of Japanese Studies

History Professor Paul Barclay and Director of Digital Scholarship Services Eric Luhrs were invited to participate in a workshop on “Advancing Digital Scholarship in Japanese Studies” at the prestigious Reischauer Institute of Japanese Studies at Harvard University. Their flagship digital project, the East Asia Image Collectionserved as a catalyst for discussion and as an inspiration for new digital scholarship in the field.

November 25, 2015

Recent library acquisitions list posted

Includes book, film and browsing acquisitions, viewable by subject, department, or call number.

November 23, 2015

Brown bag: The Influence of Islamic Calligraphy on Modern Graffiti

On November 30, Declan McGuire will discuss a digital humanities project developed as part of a Religious Studies course.

November 23, 2015

Reduced library hours over Thanksgiving holiday

Skillman and Kirby Libraries will close early this Tuesday and Wednesday and remain closed from Thursday through Saturday.

November 17, 2015

Latest information literacy interview features Hannah Stewart-Gambino

Stewart-Gambino talks about assigning a research design project in her international affairs class.
Feevan Megersa at the Digital Scholarship Conference

November 11, 2015

Students present work at Bucknell Digital Initiatives Conference

This weekend five Lafayette students--Jethro Israel, Ian Morse, Ben Draves, Vincent DeMarco and Feevan Megersa--presented their work at Bucknell University’s Digital Scholarship Conference.

Picture of author Sarah Vowell with black background

November 11, 2015

Featured Books from Recent and Upcoming Lecturers

Check out some of the books by authors coming to give lectures at Lafayette in the coming weeks and months.

October 25, 2015

Susan Castelletti receives annual library staff award

Susan Castelletti, secretary in Skillman Library, is the third recipient of an annual award recognizing outstanding work by a member of the Library’s support staff.

October 21, 2015

Fall issue of Bytes & Books available online

The fall issue of Bytes & Books, the newsletter of the Lafayette College Library & Information Technology Services, is now available online.