Wednesday, May 8
10 a.m. - 5 p.m.
Learning Commons Arcade
- Paperbacks $1
- Hardcovers $2
- Media $2
100% of the proceeds from the sale will be donated to Friends of African Village Libraries.
Please direct ADA/504 accommodation requests to Joanne Clymer (408-551-1753, TTY 1-800-735-2929) at least 48 hours prior to event.
The Library will be accepting donations of books, videos, DVDs, CDs, and audiotapes from faculty and staff through Friday, April 26. All deliveries may be made to the Circulation Desk. Please indicate your name on the box/bag and that the items are for the Book Sale. Please also note how many items are included. For every 5 items donated, you will receive a coupon good for 1 free item during the Book Sale.
Broncos Read 2013 Unveiling CeremonyLiving Room, Lower Level
Wed May 1, 4 - 5:30 p.m.
Bollywood: The Seductive World of Indian CinemaLiterary Cuisine
Tue May 7, Noon - 1:30 p.m.
Bollywood, Hollywood, and BeyondPanel Discussion
Mon Apr 29, 11:45 a.m. - 1 p.m.
Quest for FlightBook of the Quarter
Thu Apr 25, 4 - 5:30 p.m.
Arts Study Break
Arts Study Break for Spoken Word
Take a 20 minute study break and join us
Thursday, March 14
Lower Level, Living Room
Learning Commons Extended HoursMar 8 - 22
Library Staff News
The University Library is pleased to announce that Helene Lafrance has been accepted to the 2013 Harvard Leadership Institute for Academic Librarians. This week long program focuses on planning, organizational strategy and change, and transformational learning in academic libraries.
The Long WalkBook of the Quarter
Thu Feb 28, 4-5:30 p.m.
Broncos Read 2013 CampaignThrough Feb 20
Library Staff News
The University Library is pleased to announce that Paul Neuhaus has been accepted to ARL's Service Quality Evaluation Academy. Through a competitive application process Paul was selected to attend the academy which will be held in March in New Orleans. The intensive 5-day program focuses on introductory qualitative and quantitative methods for collecting and analyzing library service quality data.
Beyond the Traditional Kitchen: Women in 19th-Century Mexican CaliforniaLiterary Cuisine, Tue Jan 22,
noon - 1:30 p.m.
Course Reserve RequestsWinter Quarter 2013 Information for Faculty
Holiday ClosureThe Library will be closed Sat, Dec 22, 2012 - Tue, Jan 1, 2013
Saint John's Bible
Just in time for Advent!
Archives & Special Collections has just received Gospels and Acts, volume 6 of the Saint John's Bible Heritage Edition. As with all volumes in the Heritage Edition, this volume is heavily illuminated, including full-page frontispiece illuminations for each of the four gospels.
Some of the prominent illuminations are the Genealogy of Jesus, Birth of Christ, Raising of Lazarus, Crucifixion, Christ Our Light, Last Supper, Road to Emmaus, and Pentecost. The Saint John's Bible Heritage Edition, under the creative leadership of artistic director Donald Jackson, is a work of art in its own right. Gospels and Acts will be on display Monday - Friday, Dec. 10 - 21, 10 a.m. - 5 p.m., in the Norman F. Martin, S.J. Reading Room. Please stop by if you would like to experience this beautifully illuminated sacred text.
To see pictures of the the new volume, please visit the Learning Commons Facebook page.
The University's copy of the Saint John's Bible is a generous gift from Tita Crilly Diepenbrock.