Archive for November, 2010

Wednesday, November 17th, 2010

Crumb Library is a Federal Depository Library – meaning we receive publications from the U.S. federal government.  This program is asking that we survey our library users about their use of federal documents and online resources.  Please help, by taking part in this brief online survey.  Thanks.

Monday, November 15th, 2010

Both the Crane and Crumb Libraries now have a Flip Video HD camcorder available for checkout. Now you can borrow a Flip Cam to shoot HD video for 2 days.

Along with the camera you will find a mini tripod, usb cable for the charging and transferring your video to your
computer, as well as, instructions on how to do so.

So swing by the circulation desk in either library to checkout the camera and get started!

Thursday, November 11th, 2010

November 11th is Veteran’s Day (in the United States – Remembrance Day in Canada).  Want to learn more? Check out the information provided by Veterans’ Administration.

Thursday, November 11th, 2010

Today would have marked the 88th birthday of the recently deceased Kurt Vonnegut. He is perhaps best known for his great novel Slaughterhouse-Five.

To celebrate, swing by the library and check out one of his many books? Click the links to get their call numbers!

Breakfast of Champions
Cat’s cradle
Bluebeard : a novel
You can also check out his other books by clicking HERE

Wednesday, November 10th, 2010

ScienceDirect will be down for scheduled maintenance this Saturday (Nov. 13), from 7:30 am to 4:30 pm.  Please plan accordingly.  Thanks.

Monday, November 1st, 2010

Some tidbits about a favorite holiday – Halloween