Archive for Melissa Perron

Library Star Students

Congratulations to Talee Yang (Audio Visual), Brittany Courteau (Periodicals) and Allie Brown (Processing) for being chosen as Library Star Students for spring semester! Star Students are library student employees who have demonstrated superior performance in their departments. The library depends heavily on student workers and wishes to recognize those that go above and beyond the […]

Library Star Students for Fall 2016

Congratulations to Allison Hansen (ILL), Ezra Koetz (Information desk), and Chloe Knop (AV) for being chosen as Library Star Students for Fall semester 2016. The library depends on student employees to provide customer service and critical support for library operations.  Star Students have demonstrated superior performance in their departments and are recognized for their willingness to […]

Literary and Historical Award Display

Check out our new display featuring some of the newest literary and historical award winning books. We order award winning books annually that have been chosen for the top literary and historical award prizes.   The links below are for books awarded throughout the years.  You can check our catalog to check if it is available […]

Student Appreciation Event

Please join us for nachos at a student appreciation event on the main floor of the library. Thursday, October 29th from 3:00-4:30.  

What You Were Searching…

During the 2014-15 academic year, these ten titles had the most full text article views at Gustavus:* Journal of Personality and Social Psychology – 911 views Time and Time.com – 849 views PLoS One – 653 views College Student Journal – 506 views Developmental Psychology – 319 views Chronicle of Higher Education – 297 views […]

Observing of Constitution Day with Frost-Your-Owns

In 2004 President George W. Bush signed a bill which designates every September 17th as Constitution Day (Public Law 108-447).  Gustavus will observe Constitution Day with a variety of activities and resources to promote the study of the constitution.  The library and the Dean of Students Office have a Constitution Day display near the entrance […]

Five Minute Massages in the Library

SIGN UP HERE TO RESERVE YOUR FREE FIVE MINUTE MASSAGE Relieve that finals stress with a free five-minute massage! Massages will performed by two therapists from CrossRoads Advanced Clinical Massage of Mankato. They will take place on the first floor of the library in the AV preview rooms on Thursday and Friday (May 21st and […]

Calendar of Events for Finals Survival with the Library

                          The library in partnership with a few student organizations have arranged for some great ways to take a few breaks during these stressful times. Wednesday – May 20th 8:30-9:30 pm  GLOWGA : Yoga in the dark with glow sticks : Football field (Alternate location if […]

Young Adult Fiction is Not Just for the Young

The Library has recently purchased some of the best recently published Young Adult books. Even though these titles are located in our “Children’s Collection” on the first floor, don’t let that stop you from enjoying these great reads.  If you appreciate young adult fiction you know there is often provocative themes and complex characters that […]

Library Star Students

Congratulations to Rachel Weitz (Audio Visual), Yetunde Odediran (Circulation) and Jamie Lichy (Stack Maintenance/ digitizing) for being chosen as Library Star Students for spring semester! Star Students are library student employees who have demonstrated superior performance in their departments. The library depends heavily on student workers and wishes to recognize those that go above and […]