Back to School

Classes start on Monday and the library is…more or less ready.  Everything is open but the stacks aren’t labeled.  If you’re looking for a book you’ll have to figure out which aisle to go down.  Guessing is fun! Our library posters are up on the wall in the Reading Room.  They join Bishop Matthews, Bishop…

Quiet

Everyone knows the stereotype: A librarian (wearing the requisite bun, glasses, and sensible shoes) puts her finger to her lips and says “Ssshhhhhh…” The library is supposed to be a quiet place. Right? Libraries even have quiet policies. But can a library be too quiet? In the old library in Sherrill Hall, the staff always…

Halfway Open

The library staff has been working hard this week getting the library ready.  The Reading Room (in Matthews Lounge) is open and all of the reference books are available. Books are slowly being moved into the stacks.  There is still some construction that needs to be completed before the opening the Bottom.  We anticipate the…