May 2022

Please join us for presentations by the Sustainability Librarian Candidates.
Each candidate will be presenting on a prompt related to teaching and engaging students in sustainability related research. Candidates will have 30 minutes for their presentation and 20 minutes for questions.
All presentations will be at 9:00 am- 9:50 am in the Humboldt Scholars Lab, 3rd floor, for the dates below:

June 21 – Candidate 1

July 6 – Candidate 2

Candidate bios and feedback forms are available. Please submit your feedback.
Please contact the search committee chair, Kimberly Stelter, with any questions at
Tuesday, May 31, 2022 to Friday, July 8, 2022
Cyril Oberlander, Dean of the Cal Poly Humboldt Library shares the Library's transformation into a place with more than books during this OLLI Brown Bag Lunch Presentation on May 16, 2022. Take a virtual tour to see how smart space changes have increased the use and popularity of the University Library and hear what other exciting things are happening here! Some examples from the slideshow are below:
Transformation of the 3rd floor, north, after seating study
photo of library 3rd floor space in 2015 and 2018 showing differences
Images of other interactive areas found in the building: Flight Simulator, Anatomage Table, Virtual Reality, and Augmented Reality
Images of other things found in the building: Flight Simulator, Anatomage Table, Virtual Reality, and Augmented Reality areas
For more information about OLLI and their Brown Bag Presentations go to
Thursday, May 26, 2022 to Wednesday, August 24, 2022
The Cal Poly Humboldt Library is pleased to invite you to meet the candidates for the College of Professional Studies Librarian position. Each candidate will present a teaching demonstration in the Library, which will be followed by a Q&A session. You are invited to attend and provide feedback.
Teaching demonstrations are scheduled for the following days and times:

Fri., May 27, 2022 -- Candidate 1 (10am in Lib 121 Computer Lab)

Tues., May 31, 2022 -- Candidate 2 (9am in Lib 121 Computer Lab)

Fri., June 3, 2022 -- Candidate 3 (10am in Lib 121 Computer Lab)

Candidate bios and feedback forms are available to the university community.
Please contact the search committee chair, Garrett Purchio, at if you have any questions.
Tuesday, May 24, 2022 to Monday, June 6, 2022
L4Humboldt Building Bridges & Connecting Communities logo
Formerly L4HSU, L4Humboldt is excited to host in-person summer workshops, running June 6th-July 29th, 2022, offering fun opportunities to connect with the campus and community. L4Humboldt is short for LifeLong Learning Lounge at Cal Poly Humboldt and the theme continues with "Building Bridges & Connecting Communities." This is a campus and community social learning opportunity where people come together, share their knowledge, play while learning, and make meaningful connections with each other during the summer. Anyone can offer a workshop during this summer series of workshops!
Submit your proposal at
Previous workshop titles included:

Found and Recycled Art and Creativity Session

Me & Whiteness

Bullet Journaling 101

Leadership Tool Kit

Uke Jam

Rockin’ HSU

Tea Ceremony

Leader as Coach

Historical Walking Tour

Workshops will be offered in-person Monday - Friday for one hour from 12pm-1pm or 1pm-2pm, or for two hours from 12pm-2pm. If you would like to schedule something outside of those hours, please contact us at
Monday, May 23, 2022 to Friday, July 29, 2022
flyer for Summer Writing Support in the Learning Center
Free Writing Support over the Summer - Don't Write Alone!
The Writing Studio provides writing support for Humboldt students at any stage of the writing process, from brainstorming to final touches. Students at all levels and in all majors can benefit from discussing their writing projects with our friendly, trained writing consultants.

In-Person and Zoom consultations for live conversations about your ideas and your draft.

Email consultations for written feedback. Make an appointment first and then submit your draft using our online submission form. You’ll receive feedback within 8 hours of your appointment.

You can schedule a session through or through Learning Center Reception (call 707-826-5217, stop by the Front Desk on the Library 1st Floor, or pop into the Virtual Front Desk during open hours). Drop-ins welcome.
Questions? Contact Hope to see you soon!
Monday, May 23, 2022 to Friday, August 19, 2022

image of cup on pile of books with text Library Cafe open this summer
The Library Cafe is open Monday-Friday 8am-1pm for your hot and cold beverages, pastries, and other snacks. On Fridays, between 11am and 1pm, get free drip coffee!
The College Creek Marketplace will have hot food and salad bar choices everyday from 7:30am-5:30pm, plus regular market items.
More information can be found on the Summer Dining information page.
Thursday, June 30, 2022 to Tuesday, August 16, 2022
flyer for Therapy Dogs in the Library Monday & Tuesday, May 9 & 10, 1-2:30 in front of the Library
Come paws for a study break and see the dogs from Therapy Dogs International on Monday and Tuesday, May 9 & 10, from 1-2:30pm in front of the Library.
Thursday, May 5, 2022 to Tuesday, May 10, 2022
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Visit the impactful display created by ITEPP students and staff bringing awareness to the community and in honor of the families of Missing & Murdered, Indigenous Women, Girls & Two Spirit People.

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Missing & Murdered, Indigenous Women, Girls & Two Spirit People informational sign

Students Alesha Manriquez, Cassandra May, Char Valencia,with ITEPP staff Advisor Marlette Grant-Jackson


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close-up photo of display case contents

close-up photo of display case contents

close-up photo of display case contents

To learn more about MMIWG2 in Northern California, please check out TO’KEE SKUY’ SOO NEY-WO-CHEK’.
Watch Rosali Fish's TEDxYouth@ Seattle Talk: Running for Missing and Murdered Indigenous Women.
Wednesday, May 4, 2022 to Sunday, May 15, 2022

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