Archive for November, 2011
Did you know that as a student you can literally have a book for an entire semester without late notices, fines, and/or being billed for the item you borrow? For Gustavus owned titles the general collection book can be borrowed for 6 weeks and renewed one time so…………. if you borrow the book on Sept. […]
Seats are still available in NDL 201 – Reading Workshop, a .25 credit pass/fail course offered by library faculty that meets half a semester on Wednesday afternoons, from 2:30 – 3:50. Students read and discuss a book together, read a book of the student’s choice, write a review of their chosen book to share, and […]
Patricia Lindell Scholarship 2011-12 Every other year, the Folke Bernadotte Memorial Library awards a junior or senior student the Patricia Lindell Scholarship, established through the generosity of the Gustavus Library Associates. The recipient will be awarded $1,200 to undertake a research project for the library that benefits the wider Gustavus community. Most recipients have also […]
SparkNotes version of this post: HEY GUSTIES! Apply for the library’s marketing internship! I’ve been interning here all semester and I’ve really enjoyed it. If you love the library, doing research, graphic design, video production, writing, and you have good communication skills, this could be perfect for you! If you’re interested, contact me, Tristan Richards […]
If you are interested in finding out what books and videos were added to the library catalog within the past academic year click on the Past Acquisitions button found on the New Acquisitions page. The categories are arranged in Library of Congress classification so you can find titles within your field of interest.
The Rev. Gerald (Jerry) Hoffman, a 1959 alumnus of Gustavus Adolphus College, will receive the 2011 Gustavus Adolphus College Association of Congregations (GACAC) and Alumni Service Award on Tuesday, Nov. 8 during the College's daily worship service in Christ Chapel.
It’s autumn in the archives so drop on in and find something fantastic.
Library faculty are offering four courses this January and spring. Jeff Jenson’s January IEX course on genealogy has already filled, but you still have a chance to sign up for these spring courses. NDL 201 – Reading Workshop is a .25 credit pass/fail course that meets half a semester on Wednesday afternoons, from 2:30 – […]
Vince Thomas, Internship Director in Gustavus Adolphus College’s Center for Servant Leadership, is the recipient of WCCO Radio’s Good Neighbor Award for his volunteer work at Minneapolis South High School. Thomas turned in more than 100 volunteer hours during the 2010-11 school year, assisting South High students with college admission and scholarship applications.
The library made some big changes to the website over the summer. If you have ideas, concerns, likes, or dislikes, we’d love to hear about them as we work to tweak and improve the site. Click here to comment on the website. Thanks for letting us know what you think!