Archive for August, 2013


Thanks to the wizardry of Anna Hulseberg, who looked under the hood and made a number of adjustments to the innards with her html tools, our old website now sports new features. We hope you will like them. The major changes are that searches for print reserves and journals by title have moved to the […]

We Now Return You To . . .

. . . your previous library home page.  The problem we ran into is is not going to be an easy fix, and so we’ve had to pull the plug on our new design for now. We hope, whether the page is the current one or our ideal new page, that it won’t be too […]

Whoops! Firefox Glitch

If you are using Firefox as a browser, you may be either unable to get links to work – or may be seeing nothing much at all on the library’s website.  Gustavus Technology Services is on the case! Meanwhile, please use another browser, such as Chrome or Safari, or try this alternative page. Apologies for […]

New Look for the Library’s Front Page

No, it’s not you: the library’s website has changed. Many months ago, after a careful study involving focus groups with students, a user survey, and studying best practices, we simplified our site dramatically. It turned out we’d made some things a bit too simple, so we’ve made adjustments. We now have a tab for finding music […]

Loud Construction

For the next few days there will be some work being done on the exterior of the building off and on. We apologize for any inconvenience or noise disruption. Thank you for your patience!

Library Closed Morning of Aug. 6

Due to a planned power outage as some much needed construction takes place, the library will be closed the morning of Tuesday, August 6th (8:00a.m.–?). We will be open Tuesday afternoon. We apologize for any inconvenience or lack of advance warning. Thank you for your patience and understanding!