Library

October 2013


Spring Break Library Hours
The Library's Spring Break hours start Saturday, March 16. Please see the Library Hours webpage for details or this flier for a printable copy.
Monday, March 10, 2014 to Saturday, March 29, 2014

The Library's summer hours start Saturday, May 17. Please see the Library Hours webpage for details or this flier for a printable copy.
Wednesday, May 7, 2014 to Monday, August 25, 2014

Library Cafe Open for Summer
The Library Café will be open during the summer, Monday-Thursday, 8am-12:30pm.  Come by for coffee, pastries, and other goodies.  Other food services on campus have limited hours.
Monday, May 19, 2014 to Friday, August 22, 2014
Although the option to submit HSU theses online through the Library's Humboldt Digital Scholar (HDS) has been available since 2005 - and about 90% of students submitting theses have done so - it is now mandatory that all theses and projects be submitted digitally via HDS.  Take a look - and also get more detail on Humboldt theses and projects.
Tuesday, October 1, 2013 to Tuesday, October 1, 2013
Are you familiar with HSU Library’s video/DVD collection? We have over 9000 titles including rare documentaries and popular movies. They are arranged by call number on open shelves in the Media Resources Area (MRA), located on the 2nd floor of the Library. MRA has 11 stations containing a variety of video and audio equipment and 6 study carrels with power plugs. HSU faculty, students, and staff can use MRA or Rooms 208, 311, 312, 314 which are equipped with TV/VCR/DVD units and can be reserved online. Faculty and staff can check out an unlimited number of Media materials for one week. Students may check out up to 3 titles for 3 days and community borrowers may check out up to 3 titles overnight. There is a $1/day overdue fine per title. Faculty members may renew videos/DVDs or request extended checkout, if necessary, and are encouraged to reserve videos/DVDs in advance by calling x5656 or sending e-mail to Kumi Watanabe-Schock.
Tuesday, October 1, 2013 to Tuesday, October 1, 2013

Happy Labor Day
The HSU Library and campus will be closed for Labor Day, Monday, September 1.
Monday, August 11, 2014 to Monday, September 1, 2014

Lose your textbook, scarf, or umbrella in the Library? Leave behind your water bottle or coffee mug after studying?  Drop an earring or misplace your backpack?  All these and more may be found the Library's Lost & Found!  See the friendly staff at the Circulation/Checkout Desk to find your stuff.
Tuesday, October 1, 2013 to Tuesday, May 20, 2014

We've heard your requests and have created a Silent Study Room in L205 on the 2nd floor.  This room is intended to provide a silent space to study without the distractions of conversation, cell phones, or other extraneous noise. We ask users to find a study area that is compatible with their particular activity and to respect others who are researching or studying.  Thank you and let us know what you think!
Tuesday, October 1, 2013 to Tuesday, May 20, 2014
You don't have to wait for an open lab station. Now you can print over the wireless network to the printers in Library 122 and on the 3rd floor of the BSS building (outside of BSS 313) as easily as if you were in a computer lab. Your C-Card will be charged in the usual way, and the same provisos apply about refunds and making sure to print the correct documents. Install the software and follow the directions to print from your laptop.  Need help?  See the Help Desk in Library 120.
Tuesday, October 1, 2013 to Sunday, December 1, 2013

Missing: Find a banned book
Celebrate Banned Books Week, September 21 - 27, by reading a book that has been banned or challenged. Go to the HSU Library's Banned Books Week website for more information including the list of most challenged books for 2014. See the displays in the wall case by the 1st floor restrooms and in the lobby running through September 29. Celebrate Your Freedom to Read.
Thursday, September 18, 2014 to Sunday, September 28, 2014

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