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Friday, October 9, 2015 - 9:00am

Dewey’s circulation staff is made of a small team of dedicated and hard-working people. If you’ve ever needed help with library equipment or a problem at the circulation desk, chances are one of them has helped you. But who are they? What do they do here besides take fines and help with printer problems? Get to know them and their jobs behind the scenes in this series of short interviews.

Wednesday, October 7, 2015 - 10:27am

Dewey’s circulation staff is made of a small team of dedicated and hard-working people. If you’ve ever needed help with library equipment or a problem at the circulation desk, chances are one of them has helped you. But who are they? What do they do here besides take fines and help with printer problems? Get to know them and their jobs behind the scenes in this series of short interviews.

Sunday, October 4, 2015 - 9:00am

Interested in sharpening your research skills? Learning about the Dewey Library? Tutorials on how to use some of the cool new resources we have available to our patrons? Then take an hour or two out of a day and attend one of our workshops at the library! They’re free, informative, and a great investment of time for scholars of any level. Check out our schedule and see which ones interest you.

Thursday, October 1, 2015 - 9:00am

Dewey Library added a new member to our team over the summer and we would like you to meet her! Rebekah Jarvis-Girtler began working here part time on August 4th and is excited to be here. Dewey is a different environment from the public libraries she’s used to but she is looking forward to working with a whole new population. So welcome, Rebekah! You’ll fit right in.

Sunday, September 27, 2015 - 9:00am

Interested in sharpening your research skills? Learning about the Dewey Library? Tutorials on how to use some of the cool new resources we have available to our patrons? Then take an hour or two out of a day and attend one of our workshops at the library! They’re free, informative, and a great investment of time for scholars of any level. Check out our schedule and see which ones interest you.

Thursday, September 24, 2015 - 9:00am

Banned Book Week is about to get into full swing, on campus and around the world! Starting on September 27th and running through until October 2nd, Banned Book Week is an annual celebration of intellectual freedom aimed at combatting censorship and enhancing access to differing viewpoints – even those that might offend or go against the grain.

Tuesday, September 22, 2015 - 9:00am

Have you made an appointment with your library Subject Specialist ? Dewey Library has three full time, tenured librarians who specialize exclusively in library resources related to one or more downtown campus programs. This week, meet Deborah Bernnard, our library Subject Specialist for Information Studies.

Sunday, September 20, 2015 - 9:00am

Interested in sharpening your research skills? Learning about the Dewey Library? Tutorials on how to use some of the cool new resources we have available to our patrons? Then take an hour or two out of a day and attend one of our workshops at the library! They’re free, informative, and a great investment of time for scholars of any level. Check out our schedule and see which ones interest you.

Thursday, September 17, 2015 - 9:00am

Compiling a reference list or works cited page can be a time consuming process; it's essential to get every piece of information documented/formatted correctly and placed in the right order. Good news though - the University provides access to a number of tools and guides aimed at making this process much easier.

Tuesday, September 15, 2015 - 9:00am

Have you made an appointment with your library Subject Specialist ? Dewey Library has three full time, tenured librarians who specialize exclusively in library resources related to one or more downtown campus programs. This month, the Dewey Library Blog will feature our subject specialists. This week, meet Cathy Dwyer in her role as Public Affairs and Policy subject specialist.