Oesterle Library News

Archive for November 2009

New Library Homepage

Monday, November 30th, 2009

The library homepage has been newly redesigned. The goal of redesigning the library homepage is to make it more user friendly. Users will notice that all of the information found on the previous version of the library homepage is still available from the homepage, but some additional links and useful information have been added.

The library welcomes and concerns or suggestions you may have regarding the new library homepage.  Please contact the Coordinator of User Experience, Aimee Walker.

Holiday Hours

Wednesday, November 25th, 2009

Oesterle Library will close at 4:00 pm on Wednesday, November 25th and will remain closed until 8:00 am Monday, November 30th for the Thanksgiving holiday weekend.  Regular D-Term hours will begin Monday.

Library hours during finals week

Tuesday, November 17th, 2009

The library will be open during regular Fall term hours through Tuesday, November 24th. As you finish your papers and projects, please come in, call, chat, or email if you need help with your research. On Wednesday, November 25th, the library will be open from 8:00 am – 4:00 pm. The library will be closed on Thursday, November 26th and Friday, November 27th.

Photography Exhibit coming to Gallery of Oesterle Library

Wednesday, November 11th, 2009

The upcoming art exhibit at the Gallery of Oesterle Library will feature the photography of  Shane Prine. The exhibit, “The Presence of Absence” uses photographic images to chronicle the slow decay of a farmhouse that has been in the artist’s family for generations.

The free exhibit will be on display from Nov. 15 through Dec. 17. The artist will be available to discuss his work and to meet with the public during an opening reception on Monday, Nov. 16 from 6 to 8 p.m.

The Gallery is open during normal Library hours.

What do you think?

Friday, November 6th, 2009

Oesterle Library wants to know what you think about our Research by Subject guides. Tell us which features you like and what you would like to see more of. When and where do you use the Research by Subject guides? You can leave comments on a particular subject guide, comment on this blog post, stop by our Facebook page or send us an email.  And as always, feel free to leave any resource suggestions or comments on any of the Research by Subject guides.