Oesterle Library News

D-Term Library Hours

December 4th, 2017 by mlproulx

During the D-Term classes, Oesterle Library Hours are:

Monday – Thursday – 7:45am to 9:30pm

Friday – 7:45am – 5:00pm

Saturday – 10:00am – 4:00pm

Sunday – Closed

 

Our online resources are always available!

 

 

Closed for Thanksgiving

November 22nd, 2017 by mlproulx

Oesterle Library will close at 4:00pm on Wednesday (11/22) and remain closed until 7:45am on Monday (11/27).

We wish everyone a safe and happy Thanksgiving holiday!

Veterans Appreciation

November 8th, 2017 by mlproulx

Oesterle Library celebrates Veteran Recognition & Appreciation Month this November to honor and recognize the 28 student veterans and 10 faculty/staff veterans at North Central.

A display of resources available for checkout is located in the Oesterle Library lobby. It features titles related to soldiers’ experiences in wars, as well as titles highlighting veterans’ experiences after their return home.

Thank you for your service. We are proud to have you in the North Central family!

Library Email Down

November 1st, 2017 by mlproulx

Hello, Cardinals!

The library reference email will be down this weekend (11/4-11/5) while we are migrating from Groupwise to Office 365.

While we are very excited for this transition, we don’t want anyone to miss out on reference help during this time!

If you require immediate assistance, please come in to see us or call (630) 637-5715.

Thank you for your patience!

Mini-Workshops

October 17th, 2017 by mlproulx

 

Oesterle Library will host several workshops over the next few weeks to help students prepare for their final projects and presentations. Sessions will be guided by the questions and projects brought by students.

 

All sessions will be held in the Class of ’97 Computer Lab in Oesterle Library and are open in Week 6, Week 7, and Week 8 on:

Wednesdays   (10/18, 10/25, 11/1)  -   9:30 am – 10:00 am   |   1:30 pm – 2:00 pm

Thursdays   (10/19, 10/26, 11/2)  -   1:00 pm – 1:30 pm

 

Preview some of the tools to be covered at noctrl.libguides.com/tools

 

 

 

Banned Books Week

September 25th, 2017 by mlproulx

 

 

It’s Banned Books Week 2017!

 

Check out the display of just a few of the many banned books we have in our collection.

They are some amazing books – some you’ve definitely heard of, and others that will be new to you! Enjoy!

 

Student Jobs Available

September 1st, 2017 by mlproulx

Do you love the library? Do you like helping people? Do you enjoy working with other students? Do you plan on spending all your free time in the library anyway?

Apply to work at Oesterle Library!

Student jobs are open for the 2017-2018 school year. You must be a current North Central student to apply.

Graphic Novels

July 17th, 2017 by mlproulx

Did you know that Oesterle Library has a large collection of graphic novels? And many of them are in languages other than English! What better way to keep up your skills over the summer than with something entertaining and fun to read?

Check out the book display in our lobby for a selection of some of these great titles!

You can find most of these books in the 741.5 section of the library!

 

Closed for July 4th

July 4th, 2017 by mlproulx

Happy Independence Day!

Oesterle Library will be closed in observance of Independence Day.

Have a safe and happy holiday!

We will reopen Wednesday July 5th at 7:45am

End of the Academic Year

May 26th, 2017 by mlproulx

Can you believe it? We’re already nearing the end of Spring term!

This is your friendly reminder to return ALL items by the Wednesday of Finals week (6/7). This includes Oesterle items and I-Share items.

If you are taking Summer Classes that begin on June 12th, you are allowed to check out and renew items after the 7th. And we are happy to help you with that!

Good Luck on Finals!!