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Close-up of pupil

June 27, 2016

New titles available from Annual Reviews

New Annual Reviews cover statistics, organizational psychology, and vision research

June 22, 2016

Recent library acquisitions list posted

Includes book, film and browsing acquisitions, viewable by subject, department, or call number.
Portion of "Nobody will ever love you like I do" by Faith Ringgold

June 16, 2016

Experimental Printmaking Institute images available on Artstor

Works by Curlee Raven Holton, David Driscoll, Faith Ringgold, and a variety of other artists included.

June 15, 2016

Access library resources from off-campus

No matter where on earth your summer travels take you, remember that you can access library resources from off-campus using your Lafayette network ID and password.

Shakespeare by Leonard Baskin

May 23, 2016

Exhibit: Shakespeare 400

Skillman Library marks the quatercentenary year since Shakespeare's death in 1616 with an exhibit of artists' books and fine press limited editions from Special Collections.

Checking out books at the Skillman circulation desk

May 23, 2016

Due date of June 1?

Renew your books online using the Library Catalog

May 20, 2016

Poets and engineers create interactive sculpture in Skillman

With support from the library's Digital Humanities in the Classroom Grant, Professor Ferndandes' Advanced Poetry class and Professor Utter's Responsive Design class collaborated in a semester-long project to create an interactive sculpture, Jellyfish, currently on display.

Librarian Lijuan Xu

May 4, 2016

2016-17 honors thesis students: Set up an appointment with a librarian

We can buy books for the library related to your research projects and suggest research tools and methods.


April 29, 2016

Rebeka Ramangamihanta awarded Skillman Prize

Prize awarded at Honors Convocation each year to a senior library assistant who by exemplary performance, skill, and dedication has enhanced the Library’s educational role.

Portrait of Jane Austen by her sister Cassandra

April 27, 2016

Research British Women's Writing With The Orlando Project

Skillman Library has begun a subscription to Orlando: Women's Writing in the British Isles from the Beginnings to the Present.