News and Events

PROJECT SANDBOX: So you want to create a logo: How to make a unique logo with Adobe Illustrator | October 30 OR 31

Attendees will learn how to create and design a logo using Adobe Illustrator. No prior experience necessary.


LOCATION: Across from the Library Services Desk (Level 10 Central; The Alcove)

For more Project Sandbox activities, click here.

Posted October 23, 2019

Copyright Brown Bag/OA Week Event: Open Access Publishers: Reputable? Questionable? How can you tell? | October 24; 12:15 to 1:15 p.m.

Do you want your published scholarly articles to be freely (and lawfully) available online to any interested reader?  If you do, you are a supporter of Open Access (OA).  But are you having trouble distinguishing reputable OA publishers from those who use seemingly deceptive business practices?  Are you interested in knowing what kinds of OA publishing practices are considered to be “predatory” and how to tell questionable and reputable publishers apart? Come to this brown bag session to find out.

Date: Thursday, October 24, 2019
Time: 12:15 to 1:15 p.m.
Location: L950

Posted October 21, 2019

Library Games Night: October 25; 6:30-10 p.m.

The University Library will be hosting its Library Games Night and you are invited!

Students, staff, and faculty are welcome to join us for game-playing of all kinds: boards, cards, and video! Students challenge your professors, professors challenge your students!

Some of the games you can play at the event include:


Bring your own (non-alcoholic) beverages and snacks.

We look forward to seeing you there!

Posted October 21, 2019

Library Headcounts: October 20 to 26

From Sunday, October 20 to Saturday, October 26 student assistants (you may see them with clipboards) will be performing headcounts in the Library. The counts are to determine how many people are in the Library spaces and computer resources in use during the designated count times. No other information is being collected.

If you have any comments, concerns, or questions, please contact the Library's Services Desk.

Posted October 16, 2019