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Tuesday, March 29, 2016 - 9:00am

Next month is Financial Literacy Month! Discover the variety of topics to cover when discussing financial knowledge with clients, such as: understanding of the U.S. economy, financial markets, and various areas within personal finance. Learn more about financial literacy, the skills social workers and clients need for success, and the training materials available through Dewey.

Thursday, March 24, 2016 - 9:00am

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, March 22, 2016 - 9:00am

Find out more on how social media tools can be used to assist librarians in not only sharing and discovering information, but also studying the interests of patrons, networking with other information professionals, and creating content.

Sunday, March 20, 2016 - 10:00am

Interested in sharpening your research skills, mastering resources available through the library, or streamlining your studies with new technology skills? We've got you covered with a variety of free workshops! Read on for this week's offerings.

Thursday, March 17, 2016 - 9:00am

We want to wish outgoing Dewey Library Head Deborah Bernnard all the best in her new position Uptown as the Director of Public Services! Read on to learn about Deborah's new role, and about our new interim Head, Cathy Dwyer.

Sunday, March 13, 2016 - 10:00am

Interested in sharpening your research skills, mastering resources available through the library, or streamlining your studies with new technology skills? We've got you covered with a variety of free workshops! Read on for this week's offerings.

Tuesday, March 8, 2016 - 12:55pm

Spring Break is nearly here! Dewey Library will be open during Spring Break, however, hours of operation and reference services will be limited. There will also be some limitations in wheelchair access to the building while the fire alarm system in Draper Hall is updated. Details inside...

Tuesday, March 8, 2016 - 10:00am

Last month, President Obama released a plan to close the Guantánamo Bay military detention center in Cuba -- something that he has discussed doing since the beginning of his run for presidency. Discussions over whether or not Congress should approve President Obama's plan are happening across the Nation. Read on to find out more on researching Gitmo.

Sunday, March 6, 2016 - 10:00am

Interested in sharpening your research skills, mastering resources available through the library, or streamlining your studies with new technology skills? We've got you covered with a variety of free workshops! Read on for this week's offerings.

Thursday, March 3, 2016 - 10:00am

Cramming for midterms? You've probably heard that classical music aids in studying. Good news - recent research confirms this effect - and other benefits too! If you'd like to tap into better study time and more relaxation, but are low on classical music in your music collection, read on to learn how you can access thousands of classical music tracks for FREE, on demand through the library!