Help plan summer programming - movies, discussion groups, tech training & more. Meet new people and share your experience & expertise. Thursday 1-3 pm, Library Fishbowl.
As part of Library Lifelong Learning Lounge (L4HSU), the HSU Library will present three Midday Matinees in June. All screenings will be in the Library Fishbowl from Noon to 1pm.
- June 10: Summer in the Redwoods - archival films of the National & State Parks
- June 17: Nourish: Food & Community facilitated by Jennifer Bell, host of FOOD FOR THOUGHT on KHSU
- June 24: Jensen Rufe Film Festival - Ugliest Fountain in the World (without a doubt), In Search of the Famous Hoosier Pork Tenderloin Sandwich, and Orick, CA, USA
The CSU System is offering 4 database trials until July 31. Check out:
- Ambrose Digital - offering 37 BBC Shakespeare Plays with performances by Anthony Hopkins, John Cleese, Helen Mirren and more.
- IndieFlix - offering award-winning shorts, features, and documentaries from more than 50 countries.
- JoVE - Journal of Visualized Experiments has over 4,000 peer-reviewed science videos.
- Mergent Horizon - provides supply chain data on all public U.S. and International companies.
Please send your comments to the Electronic Resources Coordinator, George Wrenn. Thank you!
KANOPY offers a broad selection of over 12,000 streaming films, documentaries and training videos from thousands of producers with new releases launched daily. Featured producers in Kanopy’s collection include Criterion Collection, PBS, California Newsreel, DER, HBO, Kino Lorber, First Run Features, BBC, Roland Collection, MVD, Seventh Art, Psychotherapy.net, Symptom Media, National Film Board of Canada and many more. Please explore. Please send comments to Kumi Watanabe-Schock. Thank you!
Extra tutoring help is available from the Learning Center - Math Lab, Writing Center, Drop-in Science Lab, and AS Study Lounge are all offering extra tutoriing hours to help you prepare for finals.
Your library will be open from 9am to 3:45pm on Saturday, May 16, so bring your folks by to show them where you spent so much time studying!
Creative play helps improve memorization, problem-solving and critical thinking. Come play with LEGOs(R) in the library, next to the cafe. Post photos of your creations with #HSULibraryPlay. More activities and programs to help ease stress of finals is available in the library and throughout the campus. Good luck!
Meet the teams from Therapy Dogs International bringing their wonderful dogs to campus for your enjoyment. Take a break from studying or reward yourself after your final to relax with a retreiver, love a lab, hug a husky, or pet a pug. They are here for you to enjoy! Come to the Library Lobby on Monday, May 11 between 6:30 and 8pm or the Library Lawn on Tuesday, May 12 from noon to 1:30pm.
The CSU Affordable Learning Solutions initiative has funded HSU’s Sustainable Learning Program to support faculty adoption and evaluation of open textbooks, open educational resources (OER), or self-authored materials that faculty are willing to openly license. The HSU Sustainable learning Program will support faculty through its partnership with the Library, College of eLearning & Extended Education, Student Disability Resource Center, Bookstore and others to help faculty decrease the cost of an education for our students with high-quality, peer-reviewed learning materials. More information, including deadlines and requirements can be found on the HSU Sustainable Learning website.
Student, staff, and faculty - Join us in the Fishbowl on Tuesday, April 28 from 2:30-5pm as we collaborate on great changes for the Library! We want your input and the World Café is a safe, comfortable place to do that. Can't make it? Send us your anonymous comments online or add your ideas to whiteboards that will be popping up in various spaces in the building. Thanks for your contribution in making this YOUR library!
Bring your laptop, power cord, and ideas, and join us Tuesday, April 14 from 5-7pm in the Library Fishbowl to update Wikipedia entries about Humboldt. Tutorials, reference materials, and refreshments will be provided. Sign up here: http://humboldt.libcal.com/event.php?id=952682.
Now through May 10th, the HSU Library is participating in the free streaming video trial through Alexander Street Press. The Criterion Collection showcases 315 seminal titles in the history of motion pictures. Features accompanying the films include HD streaming, scrolling transcripts, and shareable clips and playlists. Content within The Criterion Collection covers the history of cinema throughout the 20th century, from early silent films like Charlie Chaplin’s The Gold Rush (1925) to releases from contemporary filmmakers like Gus Van Sant and Guillermo del Toro. Alongside a wealth of feature films, The Criterion Collection from Alexander Street includes seminal documentary films such as Alain Resnais’s Night and Fog (1955), Jean Rouch’s Chronicle of a Summer (1961), and Albert and David Maysles’s Grey Gardens (1975). It also features works in popular subgenres of film including French New Wave, Italian Neorealism, and New German Cinema. Please peruse and enjoy the wonderful world of international cinema now!
For more information see http://alexanderstreet.com/products/criterion-collection.
Please send comments to Kumi Watanabe-Schock. Thank you!
The workshops will focus on: web developer tools (4/2/15), basic web design & accessibility (4/9/15), responsive design & mobile first (4/16/15). The workshops meet Thursday evenings from 5:00-7:00pm in the Fishbowl (second floor of the library). See the library calendar of events for more information.
All available tickets have been distributed.
The VanDuzer Lobby will open at 6:20 p.m.
The Theatre will open at 6:30. All seats are General Admission.
Shortly before 7 p.m. all remaining seats will be made available for folks who do not have tickets.
Dr. Eugene Novotney, professor of music, has loaned his Gamelan instruments to the University and the Library is pleased to display them in Library 204, 2nd floor, by the Media Collection. Read the incredible story of how he acquired the instruments, see photos of how they were made, and listen to a sampling of Gamelan music then come visit them in person!
The Library Faculty Personnel Committee needs your help in evaluating our four temporary librarians, Lucy Ingrey, Katie LaSala, Carly Marino, and Tim Miller. If you have had experience working with any of these librarians and would like to share your experiences with the Library Faculty Personnel Committee, please send your input via email to email@example.com, Chair of the Library Faculty Personnel Committee, before the end of February 27, 2015. You may also choose to deliver your information in person, from 9 to 10 AM on Friday, February 27th in Room 206 of the Library.