Wednesday, September 05, 2018

Student Success Week!

September 4-6 is Alexandria Campus's annual Student Success Week and conference.

Join faculty and staff to improve study skills, college tips, learn networking skills, and win valuable prizes.

Each day at 4pm there will be a reception (snacks!!) in the campus library during which we will raffle off prizes including Chrome Books, $50 gift cards for the bookstore, swag bags and much much more!

Thursday, August 23, 2018

Throwback Thursday

The Library no longer charges fines for overdue material (except Reserve items held behind the Circulation Desk -- which carry a $4 per hour fine).

But back in the day, the Library did charge fines, and recorded them in this official book:

Back in the 1970s fines started at 50¢

Monday, August 20, 2018

Back to School

Fall 2018 classes begin on Wednesday August 22nd.

Check in the Library (Bisdorf 232) to see if we have a copy of your textbook to use for free.

Stop by the Library to charge your phone, study alone or in groups, print, or use a computer.

Doing research? Consult with a librarian to find print books, online journal or magazine articles, ebooks or use one of over 200 online databases. 

Monday, August 06, 2018

Rain Rain Go Away

It's been a wild and wet summer.

Read up on weather:

Weather.  QC981 B35 2007

Restless Skies: The Weather Book.  QC981 D68x 2005

The Weather Experiment: The Pioneers Who Sought To See The Future.  QC858 A2 M66 2015

Tuesday, July 17, 2018

Summer makeover

The Library Circulation area received some new furniture:

Reshelving area

Book art

Course reserves

Tuesday, July 03, 2018


It only took 40+ years but the library invested in some great new shelving:

Brand new matching shelving behind the Circulation Desk.

And an upgrade to the Library Faculty offices:

Thursday, June 28, 2018

Throwback Thursday

Libraries are fashionable places.  As Alexandria Campus Library does some redecorating (stay tuned!!), we look back at some fashion statements of the past:

Carpet in the 90s (above)

And carpet from before, going all the way back to the 70s (orange!!).