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Now what?Virus. Earthquake. Quarantine.Usually with six weeks left in a semester, I am juggling podcast recordings and video game audio before finals. Everything is frozen.Some of you may know that I am a radio deejay on KRCL, the local community station. For more...

The covers of a book enclose worlds constructed of text and image. To open a book is to expose the intimate details of story, experience and idea. The Book Arts Program at the J. Willard Marriott Library champions wide-ranging explorations of the book. A fully...

Being stuck in our homes and barred from museums and galleries doesn’t mean we can’t learn about and appreciate art. Many libraries, cultural institutions, and museums have been working for years on building virtual experiences. While it is often not as gratifying as...

[vc_row css_animation="" row_type="row" use_row_as_full_screen_section="no" type="full_width" angled_section="no" text_align="left" background_image_as_pattern="without_pattern"][vc_column width="1/2"][vc_column_text]Hey students! Be sure to check-in with our Knowledge Commons staff or make a request for items like laptops and tablets that you still need. While the library is closed Sept. 27 through Oct 11, in-person checkouts...

Good news! Beginning October 12, when students return to campus after the “circuit breaker," the Marriott Library will have additional hours and study spaces  available.Starting October 12: New Hours Including SundaysMonday – Friday: 7:30 a.m. – 6:00 p.m. Hours stay the sameSaturday: Noon – 4...

By Justin SorensenCollaboration is a powerful tool in the successful outcome of any project. Working together and providing methods for interacting, engaging, and contributing resources has the ability to expand collections and take projects in new directions. In today's Map Monday release, we will be...

"You'll get to see the vast networks that connect languages, cultures, and periods of history." -- Lyuba Basin The Rare Books Department invites you to two of our most recently published virtual lectures: A Look Into the Vault and Getting A Word In.Digital exhibitions, virtual lectures,...

[vc_row css_animation="" row_type="row" use_row_as_full_screen_section="no" type="full_width" angled_section="no" text_align="left" background_image_as_pattern="without_pattern"][vc_column width="1/2"][vc_column_text]Join the Marriott Library Sept. 27 through Oct. 3 to celebrate Banned Books Week along with the American Library Association.This year the library is holding an Instagram campaign where students will be entered to win a banned...

By Justin Sorensen[caption id="attachment_20381" align="alignright" width="302"] Video: GIS Services During the Coronavirus Pandemic[/caption]Hey everyone! I'm Justin Sorensen with GIS Services.While the impacts of Coronavirus (COVID-19) continue to require social distancing restrictions remain in effect, the services offered by GIS Services will remain unchanged.To assist in...

The literature of politics is multifaceted, filled with various genres that range from poetry to pamphlets, and novels to newscasts. Today, new methods of disseminating literature allow voices from all walks of life to be heard on major digital platforms. However, a century ago, these...