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March 20, 2017

LaSeed Library Launches

The LaSeed Library is a community-based seed library where you can 'check-out' garden seeds, from the circulation desk, to grow in your dorm or garden.

Professor Joe Woo

March 16, 2017

April 3: Where did the data go?

Professors Andrea Armstrong, Kira Lawrence, and Joe Woo will share their thoughts on government transparency of earth sciences data, the loss of accessibility to such data, and how it has impacted their scholarly communities.

"Good Night, Moonpies" cake

March 1, 2017

Warm up your ovens: Edible Books Contest March 31

Everyone is invited to submit entries made of edible materials and inspired by books.

Edoukou Aka-Ezoua

March 1, 2017

What's it like to write an honors thesis?

Honors thesis students Edoukou Aka-Ezoua (Psychology), Noah Legner (Government & Law), Jack Shaw (Geology), Luis Wenhammar (Asian Studies) will share their experiences at April 11 brown bag.
Project Information Literacy logo

February 22, 2017

"Separating Truth from Lies"

Looking for a way to make sense of all you've been hearing about "fake news"? Try this smart interview with a computer scientist at Wellesley College who studies crowdsourcing and social networks.

February 14, 2017

Recent library acquisitions list posted

Includes book, film and browsing acquisitions, viewable by subject, department, or call number.
Cover of Renaissance Drama

February 2, 2017

All University of Chicago Press Journals now available

Access expanded by over 40 titles.

January 20, 2017

Lower level study rooms available

The Library is pleased to announce that we have 16 new study rooms available for use on the lower level of Skillman Library.

Two maroon chains linked

January 16, 2017

New URLs for off-campus resources

All off-campus URLs for library resources have been updated. Access to resources through the library's website remains seamless, but users who have bookmarks are advised to contact the library or click through for instructions on how to update their URLs.

Roxy Swails with Lauren Cesanek ’15

January 13, 2017

Information literacy grants awarded to four faculty

Professors from environmental science, government & law, economics, and chemistry have received grants sponsored jointly by the Library and the Provost's Office.