National Library Week is April 9-13
This week, University Libraries joins libraries in schools, campuses, and communities nationwide in celebrating National Library Week, a time to highlight the changing role of libraries, librarians and library workers.
Monday, April 9, 2:00 pm-4:00 pm, Pallister Conference Room, William T. Jerome Library
Poetry Reading – Bring a copy of your favorite poem to recite or look through some of our poetry books from the Center for Archival Collections’ poetry collection to find inspiration. You do not have to recite a poem to attend. We will also have our collection of artists’ books on display.
Tuesday, April 10, 3:00 pm-5:00 pm, First Floor Lobby, William T. Jerome Library
Sleeve Facing – Join the Music Library and Bill Schurk Sounds Archives for sleeve facing. What is sleeve facing you ask? Here’s the simple answer: one or more persons obscuring or augmenting any part of their body or bodies with record sleeve(s) causing an illusion [in a library]”
Thursday, April 12, 10:00 am, First Floor Lobby, William T. Jerome Library
Dunkin Donuts! – The Friends of the University Libraries will serve Dunkin Donuts and coffee to our patrons.
Friday, April 13-14, 9:00 am-4:00 pm, Pallister Conference Room, William T. Jerome Library
The Browne Popular Culture Library at BGSU will host an academic conference focused on various aspects of the romance genre. The “Researching the Romance” conference will be held in two locations over the course of the weekend. Friday’s sessions will be held in the Jerome Library on the campus of Bowling Green State University, while Saturday’s events will be held at the Wood County District Public Library in downtown Bowling Green.
Prize Patrol – Staff from the Curriculum Resource Center will be patrolling the library with book related questions and fabulous prizes. You could win a fabulous prize!