Oesterle Library News

Archive for May 2010

Memorial Day Weekend Hours

Thursday, May 27th, 2010

Oesterle Library will be closed Monday, May 31st in honor of Memorial Day. The library will be open regular hours through Sunday, May 30th and will resume regular hours Tuesday, June 1st.

Shakespeare Survey Online

Monday, May 24th, 2010

Oesterle Library now has access to the online version of Shakespeare Survey, a yearbook of Shakespeare studies and production. All of the essays from the 62 volumes of Shakespeare criticism since 1948 are included, as well as 90% of the original images. Users can search using keywords, browse the chapters from all volumes, or select from a drop-down menu of themes, such as “Style: Imagery” or “Adaptations/Offshoots.” Some examples of chapter titles from the series are “Revenge, Retribution, and Reconciliation” and “Race Mattered: Othello in Late Eighteenth-Century England.” Shakespeare Survey Online is available via the Library’s web site on the drop-down list of databases found under the “Articles” tab.

Honors Day Congratulations!

Tuesday, May 18th, 2010

The staff at Oesterle Library would like to congratulate all of the Honors Day participants.  The library staff were able to attend many Rall Symposium presentations and thoroughly enjoyed each and every one!

A special congratualtions goes out to our library student assistants who participated in the Rall Symposium or received awards at the Honors Day Convocation: Josh Bailey, Rachel Garthe, Brittany Goudie, Celeste Pille and Kirsten Shoup.

Senior Art Show

Thursday, May 13th, 2010

Graduating Art majors will exhibit selected pieces of their collective works in the Gallery at the Oesterle Library. Visitors can view sculptures, drawings, ceramics, paintings, two- and three-dimensional works. The opening reception will be held Sunday, May 16th from 1-3 p.m.

The exhibit is free and open to the public. The Gallery is open during normal Library hours.