Oesterle Library News

Cardinal Research Minute tutorials

April 14th, 2015 by Aimee Walker

Not sure how to find an article from a citation, order a book from I-Share, or access an article through CardinalSearch? Check out our series of Cardinal Research Minute tutorials! Each Cardinal Research Minutes is designed to help you navigate a particular library resource or service.

We’re always looking for recommendations to add to our Cardinal Research Minute tutorials so please leave your suggestions in the comments below or email us at library@noctrl.edu.

International Tabletop Day

April 6th, 2015 by Aimee Walker

Come and game with us! We’re celebrating International Tabletop Day on April 11 from 1pm to 5pm!

International TableTop Day was founded three years ago as a way for the world to celebrate tabletop gaming together. Every spring, fans host thousands of events all over the world and every year, the event grows. TableTop Day 2014 was celebrated in 80 countries, over all 7 continents, and had over 3,000 events in total. 2015 is going to be even bigger! Visithttp://tabletopday.com/ for more information about the worldwide event.

Stop by the Library and play or learn games with new and old friends. We will have a mix of new and classic tabletop games or feel free to bring your own favorite! For more information check us out on Facebook, Twitter, or Instagram!

Oesterle Library Easter Weekend

April 3rd, 2015 by Jane Egan

Welcome back to Spring Term! Oesterle Library will have the following schedule during the Easter Weekend:

  • Friday, April 3: 7:45 AM – closing at 12 noon
  • Saturday, April 4: closed
  • Sunday, April 5: closed
  • Monday, April 6: 7:45 AM – 12 midnight

A complete listing of library hours can be found on the library web site.

Library closed until 5pm Monday

February 2nd, 2015 by Aimee Walker

The library will be closed until 5pm on Monday, February 2nd. We will open at 5pm and remain open until midnight.

Library Closed Sunday

February 1st, 2015 by Aimee Walker

Due to inclement weather the library will be closed Sunday, February 1st. Drivers and pedestrians are urged to remain cautious.

Upcoming Holiday Closings

December 15th, 2014 by Aimee Walker

Oesterle Library will be closed for the holidays beginning Friday, December 19th at 4:00 p.m. The library will reopen Monday, December 29th at 7:45 a.m. The library will be open December 29th – 31st and January 2nd from 7:45 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. The library will be closed January 1st and the weekend of January 3rd – 4th. We will resume regular winter term hours.

Holiday Weekend Hours

November 25th, 2014 by Aimee Walker

Oesterle Library will close at 4:00 pm on Wednesday, November 26th. The library will remain closed through the Thanksgiving holiday weekend. We will reopen on Monday, December 1st at 7:45 am with our regular D-Term hours.

Illinois Prairie Path Archives open house

July 25th, 2014 by Aimee Walker

The public is invited to meet volunteers who helped build the Illinois Prairie Path and view materials from the organization’s archives during an open house Aug. 11 at North Central College.

The Illinois Prairie Path Archives Open House takes place from 1 to 7 p.m. Monday, Aug. 11, in the lower level of North Central College’s Oesterle Library, 320 E. School St., Naperville.

The College in early February accepted delivery of the Prairie Path archives, which previously had been stored in Wheaton. Materials in the collection now available for public viewing include photographs… (read more)

Library Staff wins Dissinger

May 27th, 2014 by Aimee Walker

Congratulations to Circulation and Reserves Assistant Heidi Popovich for winning the 2014 Dissinger Award for support staff members! North Central College’s Dissinger Awards provide an annual occasion to honor and reward faculty and staff who distinguish themselves and the College by their excellence in teaching and mentoring, scholarship, service and/or their performance of a job “above and beyond the call of duty.”

Library closed Memorial Day

May 26th, 2014 by Aimee Walker

Oesterle Library and the North Central College campus will be closed Monday, May 26th for the Memorial Day holiday. We will reopen Tuesday, May 27th at 7:45 a.m.