Archive for December, 2013

Interlibrary Loan Fun Fact

The ILL department has been surprised by numerous requests from other libraries for the book Zombie politics and culture in the age of casino capitalism by Henry A. Giroux.  After doing a quick Google search, we discovered that Bill Moyers did a show segment with the author at the end of November.  The book is currently out […]

Watch Your Stuff!

Bah, humbug! We’ve had a rash of thefts in the library. Word to the wise: keep an eye on your laptops, phones, iPads, and textbooks. Some Grinches are at work trying to ruin your day. photo courtesy of Rhys A.

Library Hours for Finals and Christmas Recess

          Saturday, Dec. 14: 10:00 am – 9:00 pm; Sun., Dec. 15 – Wed., Dec. 18:  8:00 am – 2:00 am; Thurs., Dec. 19 & Fri., Dec. 20:  8:00 am – 4:45 pm; Sat., Dec. 21 – Wed., Jan. 1:  Closed.  Thurs., Jan 2 & Fri., Jan. 3:  8:00 am – 4:45 pm; Sat., Jan. […]

Book Launch Friday

Students in Kate Knutson’s First Term Seminar on Fast Food & Society have published a book of essays, In the Shadow of the Golden Arches. They will be celebrating its release in the library this Friday (December 13th) between 9:30 and 11:00 am. Students will share donuts, hot cocoa, and fascinating insights into farming, working […]

Lindell Scholar Award Deadline, Dec. 2

Today’s the day! If you want to toss your hat in the ring for the chance to be this spring’s Lindell Scholar, the deadline for applications is Monday, December 2nd.  Work with a librarian on a digital humanities project this spring and earn a $1,200 award. Check it out.