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Welcome Back!

August 21st, 2017 · No Comments · News

The faculty and staff of University Libraries are excited about the start of the fall 2017 semester. We want to welcome all of our returning BGSU students back to campus, and we welcome all of our new BGSU students as well. As you are settling into school, here are a few things about the library […]

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Innovation Takes Flight at Library With New Collab Lab

May 15th, 2017 · No Comments · News, Uncategorized

By Bob Cunningham Libraries used to be known strictly as places of silence because talking could interrupt the learning process of the students around you. Oh, how times have changed. Now, talking is actually encouraged in certain parts of the library, especially at the future home of Bowling Green State University’s Collab Lab in the Jerome […]

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Donation Creates Research Destination for Great Lakes History

May 9th, 2017 · No Comments · News

The University Libraries at Bowling Green State University has greatly expanded its collection of Great Lakes research materials thanks to a significant donation from the National Museum of the Great Lakes, which is owned and operated by the Great Lakes Historical Society. More than 160 cubic feet of photos, pamphlets, slides, bound materials, postcards and […]

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Study on Sunday – April 30

April 25th, 2017 · No Comments · News, Resources

Are you stressed out? Need help preparing for finals? Study on Sunday (SOS) is the answer. On Sunday, April 30, the Learning Commons and University Libraries are offering extended hours for drop-in tutoring for math/stats and many subjects, and writing consultations. We’ll also provide therapy dogs, snacks and more. For a full list of the […]

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24/5 Hours Begin on April 23

April 19th, 2017 · No Comments · News, Resources

Need extra time to work on papers and exams? Have your own special spot in the library where you like to study? Need access to books and other library resources? The University Libraries extends its hours of operation (24-5 Sunday through Thursday) beginning Sunday, April 23  provide a safe and comfortable research and study environment free of disruption […]

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Local Author to Speak at BGSU Library

April 4th, 2017 · No Comments · News

The Friends of the University Libraries cordially invite you to hear guest author, Julie Rubini, discuss her latest book “Missing Millie Benson: The Secret Case of the Nancy Drew Ghostwriter and Journalist.” Tuesday, April 11 11:30 am Pallister Conference Room Wm. T. Jerome LibraryPlease RSVP at libadmin@bgsu.edu About the Author Julie and her husband established […]

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Research Appointments Available

March 15th, 2017 · No Comments · News, Resources

The University Libraries once again offer Individual Research Appointments (IRAs) to students. IRAs provide students with the opportunity to work one-on-one with a librarian on a specific research assignment. Students will develop search strategies, identify various print and electronic resources and discover services available in the University Libraries. IRAs are designed for undergraduate students. (The […]

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Experience cutting-edge technology at the STAC

February 16th, 2017 · No Comments · News

Experience cutting-edge technology at the STAC with two additional pieces of equipment! What is Oculus Rift? Oculus Rift is a virtual reality headset. It offers superb stereoscopic 3D visuals and utilizes head tracking technology for a highly immersive experience. The device works by creating a 3D image to detect the user’s head and body movement. Endless Exploration […]

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Celebrate Authors & Artists Scholarly and Creative Works

February 3rd, 2017 · No Comments · News

Each year, The Friends of the University Libraries recognizes members of the University community for their scholarly publications and artistic achievements. We would appreciate your assistance in identifying worthy individuals or nominating yourself for recognition of accomplishments that occurred in 2016. During the past twenty-nine years, The Friends has publicly expressed appreciation to more than […]

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Canvas Commons is now LIVE

January 17th, 2017 · No Comments · News, Resources

University Libraries and the Center for Faculty Excellence are pleased to announce that Canvas Commons is now live and located within Canvas via the left global navigation. Commons is a learning object repository that enables educators to find, import, and share resources. A digital library full of educational content, Commons allows Canvas users with the roles […]

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