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New Library Hours

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YOU ASKED, WE HEARD YOU!

 INTRODUCING NEW LIBRARY HOURS FOR

FRIDAYS, SATURDAYS AND SUNDAYS!

 
BEGINNING IN THE SPRING 2016 SEMESTER,  

YOUR LIBRARY HOURS WILL BE:

 

MONDAY – THURSDAY:  8 a.m. – Midnight

FRIDAY:  8 a.m. – 7 p.m. (1 hour increase)

SATURDAY:  10 a.m. – 6 p.m. (1 hour shift)

SUNDAY:  11 a.m. – Midnight (1 hour increase)

Library Research Award

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Did you write a research paper for one of your classes in the spring, summer, or fall semesters of 2015?  

 

If so, please consider applying for a 

 

2016 Monmouth University Library Research Award  

 

The Library will once again offer $250 Research Awards to recognize Monmouth University students who use library resources (books, research databases, or media) to write research papers.

 

2 categories for the awards: undergraduate and graduate.

 

Deadline: March 1, 2016

 

Application form and information on previous awards:

 

http://guides.monmouth.edu/research_awards

 

Road Trip

 
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Students in Professor Germek's "The Story of the Book" class went on the road last week to visit the Morgan Library and Museum  in New York City.  While there, they were treated to a presentation on medieval manuscripts given by Roger Wieck—an authority on medieval Books of Hours and head of the medieval and renaissance manuscripts department at the Morgan. 

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National Library Week

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In celebration of all things “library” please check out our cool display currently residing in the library foyer.    The display is comprised of two amazing library dioramas created by Vivian Parkin DeRosa, Daughter of  Professors Katherine Parkin and Christopher DeRosa and research on Carnegie libraries currently being done by MU librarian Eleonora Dubicki.

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Landau Exhibit 2015

Justice For All: An Exhibit of Selected Works by Jacob Landau
will be on view from April 21 – April 23 in the Library Seminar Room.

landau pictureMonmouth University Galleries opens an exhibition of works exploring the theme of justice by American artist, humanist, and teacher Jacob Landau in the Monmouth University Library, Seminar Room (104), on April 21, 2015 at 4:30 p.m. And on Thursday, April 23 at 4:30 p.m. Ms. Hettie V. Williams, Lecturer, African American History at Monmouth University, will give a talk entitled “John Brown in American History and Memory,” providing an illuminating perspective on Landau’s exhibited lithograph, “I, John Brown.”

 


Date and time schedule for  guided tours for this exhibit

April 22(-Wednesday)- 2:00pm-4:00pm

April 23(Thursday)-12:00 noon- 1:00pm, 7:00pm-8:00pm

April 24(Friday) - 10:00am-12:00 noon

2015 MU Library Research Award Winners

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 The Monmouth University Library is pleased to congratulate the recipients of the 2015 Library Research Awards.

Graduate student Jennifer McCue and undergraduate student Meaghan Hess have been selected to receive the 2015 awards. Both award winners made extensive use of library resources and services, demonstrated the ability to select, evaluate and synthesize the information collected, and showed personal learning and development of research skills.

Dean's Welcome


Welcome to the Monmouth University Library! Your patronage, whether online, or in person in our historic library, is important to us and to your education. The Library builds and maintains collections to support the teaching and scholarship mission of the University. 

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