Library Hours for GOEs

In order to support our students who are taking the GOEs, our hours are as follows: Wednesday  and Thursday     8 am – 11 pm Friday                                        8 am – 8 pm Saturday                                    9 am – 5:30 pm Our…

Moving

Moving is apparently one of the most stressful events that can happen in a person’s life. So just imagine moving a library. Although the construction in Seabury Hall is not quite finished, we started moving the staff offices today. It’s amazing how much stuff it takes to run a library. Our supplies alone fill around…

Tomorrow

Tomorrow at 8:00am, St. Mark’s Library will open its doors for the last time in Sherrill Hall. Please remember that all materials on the library hold shelf must be returned or checked out by 2:00 pm.

End of Term Information

Wednesday, December 19 will be the St. Mark’s Library’s last day in its current location in Sherrill Hall. Although the staff will be working, the library will not be open to the public until after the Christmas break. We expect to be open in our interim location in Seabury Hall on Tuesday, January 2 at…

Drumroll Please!

Many patrons have asked about the interim library. Will there be someplace to study? Any computers? How about copiers? Yes, yes, and yes. Here are the (much anticipated) Interim Library Plans. Please note that there might be changes to the configuration of the Reading/Reference Room in Matthew’s Lounge. If you have questions stop by the reference…

Classification Pt. 4

The Liturgics (Lit) classification is unique to St. Mark’s. The last major display in library was dedicated to interesting items from the collection. The classification is enumerative (meaning each heading is given a number) and hierarchical (it moves from the general to the specific.) The introduction to the exhibit gives more information: After some discussion…

A quick update

More about classification tomorrow. The following sections are now boxed (newest in bold): Dewey Decimal Special Collections Library of Congress Special Collections Dewey Decimal 200-259 Library of Congress J-Z 4th Floor Periodicals (to 1989) PER A-Z 92s (Biography) Liturgy Dewey Decimal Size 2 and Size 3 (+ and //) Library of Congress Size 2 and…