April 2017

HSU Press presents the release of American Prometheus: Carnegie's Captain, Bill Jones by Dr. Tom Gage with a public lecture and book signing on Monday, May 8th from 4-5pm in the Library Fishbowl.
Come meet the author, get your book signed, and enjoy light refreshments.
Read more about it on Humboldt State Now: Historical Look at a Steel Industry Giant.
Wednesday, April 26, 2017 to Monday, May 8, 2017

Wildlife Seniors will exhibit their Capstone Project posters and present on their research in the Authors Hall area outside of the Fishbowl on the 2nd floor on Friday, April 28th from 3-5pm. 
Stop by and see what interesting research has been conducted and to congratulate graduating seniors on their achievements.
Wednesday, April 26, 2017 to Friday, April 28, 2017

Mental Health Awareness Week
Peer Health Education presents Mental Health Awareness Week May 1-5.
Need some stress reduction going into finals week?  Check out the following schedule of events:
Monday, 5/1

10am-5pm: Drop in chair massages in Library lobby

Noon-2pm: Guided meditation on Library first floor

1-3pm: Gardening for your mind on the UC Quad
Tuesday, 5/2

3:30-5:30pm: Tea & Cupcakes in Library Fishbowl, L209

5:30-6:30pm: Legal Name and Gender Change Workshop in Library Fishbowl, L209
Wednesday, 5/3

10:30-11:30am: Yoga Nidra in Library Fishbowl, L209

12-2pm: DIY Slime in Library Fishbowl, L209

2-3pm: DIY Soap in Library Fishbowl, L209

5-6pm: Mental Health Stigma Reduction in NHE113

6-8pm: New State of Mind Movie Screening & Panel Discussion in SH108
Thursday, 5/4

1:30-3pm: Hatha Yoga in Library Fishbowl, L209
Friday, 5/5

1:30-3pm: DIY Bath Bombs in Library Fishbowl, L209

3-4:30pm: Activists Self Care in Library Fishbowl, L209
Tuesday, April 25, 2017 to Friday, May 5, 2017

Don't want your old textbooks? Donate them to the Library's Textbooks on Reserve program!
Bring them to the Checkout Desk when you are done with them and we'll take them off your hands.  You can have a donation label put inside the book, leaving your mark for the next user. 
Any books not accepted are sold to Better World Books with proceeds going to purchase more books!  It's a win-win for all involved and future students will thank you for your generosity.
Friday, April 21, 2017 to Saturday, May 27, 2017

HSU faculty are invited to participate in the following HSU Sustainable Learning workshops:

Monday, May 22nd 9am-Noon  OR  1pm-4pm
As part of the CSU Affordable Learning Solutions, we know that making a college education more affordable for students is important for their success.
If you want to learn how to find high-quality free online educational resources, free library ebooks, or affordable textbook options from the bookstore, please RSVP at
More information can be found on the HSU Sustainable Learning website and the Open Educaitonal Resources research guide.
Friday, April 21, 2017 to Monday, May 22, 2017

Come to the Library Fishbowl on Friday morning, Aprll 14th at 9:30 to learn more about Calfresh and the work of OhSnap!
Thursday, April 13, 2017 to Friday, April 14, 2017

Celebrate Poetry Month by sharing your work (all genres welcome!) on Wednesday, April 19th at 5pm in the Library Cafe.  There will be complimentary coffee and snacks.
To guarantee your time slot, please email
Wednesday, April 12, 2017 to Wednesday, April 19, 2017

Come to all or part of the Spring HSU unConference being held in the HSU Scholars Lab, 3rd floor of the Library, from 11:30am to 2pm on Tuesday, April 11.
This semester's casual forum consists of lightening (brief) talks and breakout sessions on projects and research related to digital scholarship, publishing, and sustainable learning. Check out the schedule for the many interesting topics.
There will be free food and prizes for attendees. We hope you can join us!
Thursday, April 6, 2017 to Tuesday, April 11, 2017

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