Archive for October, 2019

Library Hours for Fall Break

Friday, Oct. 18:  8 am – 4:45 pm; Saturday, Oct. 19:  10 am – 5 pm; Sunday, Oct. 20:  Noon – 6 pm; Monday, Oct. 21:  8 am – 4:45 pm; Tuesday, Oct. 22:  8 am – 1 am.

Patricia Lindell Scholarship Application Now Open

Every other year, the Folke Bernadotte Memorial Library awards a junior or senior student the Patricia Lindell Scholarship, established through the generosity of the Gustavus Library Associates. The recipient will be awarded $1,200 to undertake a research project for the library that benefits the wider Gustavus community. The scholarship is awarded upon the successful completion […]

Library Matters / Libraries Matter: Infrastructure Part One

During a recent instruction session for an FTS course, I asked students what they think of when they think of libraries. I do this in most of my introductory courses and responses are always interesting. Students mention the usual suspects, like books, study spaces, and access to computers. Some of them look forward to napping […]

LGBT History Month

Happy LGBT History month! We’ve got several resources for you to explore. First, stop by the display inside the Library entrance to check out recommended books. Consult our  Guide to Gender, Women & Sexuality Studies to explore some of the many research resources available through our library’s print and online collections. You can also read about […]

We’re Hiring!

  The Folke Bernadotte Memorial Library has an opening for an Information Desk & Assets Specialist. Come work with us! More information, including qualifications and application procedures, can be found in the job posting.

Tea Tuesdays @ the Library

It’s back! Tea Tuesdays are in full swing this fall, starting today through December 17. Stop by the Library on Tuesdays this semester to grab a cup of tea and catch up with friends before heading off to your studies. Bring your own mug or use one of ours. Hot water and tea will be […]