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Library Services & Hours for Winter Session

Drake Memorial Library will operate with adjusted hours throughout the Winter Session, while still providing access to research assistance and library instruction for classes.

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Library Adds “Predatory Journal Reports” to Collection Added to Cabell’s

The Drake Memorial Library has added Predatory Journal Reports to help faculty to identify a predatory journal before submitting an article for publication.

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Historian Unearths Rare Interview on Fellowship at the Library of Congress

While serving as a Spring 2023 Fellow at the Library of Congress’s John W. Kluge Center, Dr. Michael J. Kramer discovered a new interview with avant-garde artist, film maker, collector, ethnographer, and bohemian Harry Smith, currently the focus of an exhibit at the Whitney Museum of American Art.

Library

Banned Book Week at Drake Memorial Library

Drake Memorial Library is excited to observe Banned Book Week from October 1-7, hosting a series of three events that celebrate banned books while also encouraging the joy of reading.

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Library Services & Hours for Winter Session & Shutdown

Drake Memorial Library will have reduced hours during Winter Session, but research help and library instruction for classes will be available. 

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Drake Library Reviewing Electronic Resource Subscriptions

Drake Memorial Library is conducting a comprehensive review of our electronic resources. The goal is to align library resources with current curricular needs.

Fine Arts

Enter in Drake Library’s Raffle to Win Tickets to a Campus Play

Stop by Drake Memorial Library on Thursday, November 30 for a chance to win a book and complimentary tickets to our ongoing campus play, ‘Curious Incident of the Dog in the Night Time.’

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Library Research Consultations Available for Students

Please let your students know that reference librarians are available to assist students with their end-of-semester research needs.

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Course Reserves at Drake Library

Instructors can request that Drake Library place items from our circulating collections of books and DVDs on Course Reserve for their classes and/or to purchase new items for Course Reserve.

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Open Forums for Head of Research & Instruction Services Librarian for Drake Library

The campus community is invited to attend the open forum sessions for Head of Research and Instruction Services Librarian. Our candidates will present for 10 – 15 minutes in a library instruction format, followed by time for questions and answers.