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Monday, March 12, 2018 - 10:12am
Please note the library hours during Spring Break week.
Friday, March 2, 2018 - 9:05am
Due to inclement weather, the Dewey Library will be closed Friday, March 2.
Monday, February 19, 2018 - 11:29am
Dewey’s staff is made of a small team of dedicated and hard-working people. Chances are you've interacted with one of our circulation clerks or reference assistants, but what about those who work mostly behind the scenes? Who are they and what do they do here? Get to know them and their jobs behind the scenes in this series of short interviews.
Tuesday, February 13, 2018 - 4:28pm
And the lights are back on! We documented the repair work that took place at Dewey as our large main chandelier was restored. Check out the project.
Monday, February 12, 2018 - 12:12pm
On Tuesday, February 6, the Dewey Library met students in Husted Hall to highlight the library for our biannual Welcome Back Event.
Friday, January 5, 2018 - 5:01pm
Please excuse temporary noise disruptions as the library's main reading room chandelier is repaired.
Thursday, November 30, 2017 - 3:51pm
Finals are around the corner and so is Stress Less Month!
Tuesday, November 21, 2017 - 9:12am
Did you know that solitary confinement has been used in American prisons for hundreds of years as a way to create an environment for prisoners to be rehabilitated from criminals to law abiding citizens? If you're interested in how the criminal justice system defines and utilizes solitary confinement or the history of the practice, keep reading.
Monday, November 6, 2017 - 1:01pm
You asked and we listened!
Monday, October 9, 2017 - 1:25am
Results are in from our whiteboard poll, and Dewey now has a brand new Massaud Chair on the lower level. Check it out!
Monday, September 11, 2017 - 11:29am
Welcome back! Here at the Dewey Library, we're looking forward to assisting you get the semester off to a great start. Read on for building and reference, as well as information about Dewey's Welcome Back event!
Monday, July 31, 2017 - 9:00am
It is the week of roaming librarians! Don't worry, we have you covered if you have reference questions...
Tuesday, July 25, 2017 - 9:00am
Discover some of our subject librarians' favorite resources in our "Best of Reference" series. Each week you will find a variety of selected reference materials from our collection that are specific to one subject area. This week, we focus on Carol Anne's selections for Information Science.
Tuesday, July 11, 2017 - 9:00am
Discover some of our subject librarians' favorite resources in our "Best of Reference" series. Each week you will find a variety of selected reference materials from our collection that are specific to one subject area. This week, we focus on Cathy Dwyer's selections for Criminal Justice.
Monday, July 10, 2017 - 2:30pm
The summer Social Welfare Research Seminar schedule is now available. Register online.
Tuesday, June 20, 2017 - 9:00am
Discover some of our subject librarians' favorite resources in our "Best of Reference" series. Each week you will find a variety of selected reference materials from our collection that are specific to one subject area. This week, we focus on Elaine Lasda's selections for Social Welfare.
Tuesday, June 6, 2017 - 9:00am
Discover some of our subject librarians' favorite resources in our "Best of Reference" series. Each week you will find a variety of selected reference materials from our collection that are specific to one subject area. This week, we focus on Cathy Dwyer's selections for Public Policy.
Wednesday, May 31, 2017 - 11:27am
Summer classes have begun and we here at Dewey are still here to provide whatever services you need - whether it be a cool spot to study for summer classes or a reference appointment with your subject librarian. Keep reading to find out our summer hours and how to schedule an appointment with your subject librarian.
Thursday, May 11, 2017 - 9:00am
Did you know the scaffolding and the mesh protecting the stained glass windows have been removed from the Dewey Graduate Library? The scaffolding around the library and at the front entrance was removed last week. Some construction is still ongoing, but the Dewey renovation is 95% complete!
Monday, May 8, 2017 - 3:40pm
Last month, Good Morning America came to film part of an interview with Paula O'Neil and Chantel Batuk at the Dewey Graduate Library. O'Neil and Batuk are a mother-daughter duo getting their undergraduate degrees from UAlbany's School of Social Work this weekend. The interview underscores the importance of family, education, and perseverance.