Monday, March 28, 2011
You can stop by the reference desk during business hours on weekdays or between 6 and 10pm Sunday through Thursday nights for face-to-face research help.
If you don’t want to leave the comfort of your own room, use one of the chat boxes on the library webpages to talk with a librarian, or send a text to 66746 and begin your message with musslib.
For a more in-depth interaction, you can schedule a research appointment. Fill out the form online describing your research topic and provide times you are available to meet, and a librarian will make a one-on-one appointment with you. Now that’s service!
Remember, if you have any questions, just
Monday, March 21, 2011
As you get back into the "studying groove," don't forget to check out the newest edition to the library home page. The second tab on the search box is now Discovery, a place to search a large chunk of Musselman Library in one place! It searches MUSCAT, as well as thousands of articles and reviews that are also included in many of our databases.
If you need help using this or any of our other databases for your research, please stop by the Reference Desk and a librarian will be happy to help you!
Thursday, March 10, 2011
Friday, 3/11: Close 5pm
Saturday, 3/12 & Sunday, 3/13: Open 10am - Close 4pm
Monday, 3/14 – Friday, 3/18: Open 8am – Close 4:30pm
Saturday, 3/19: Open 10am – Close 4pm
Sunday, 3/20: Open 10am – Resume 24 hour service
If you are hoping to take a break from your course readings this week, make sure you stop by the Browsing Room on the main floor of the library and check out the popular fiction and non-fiction titles that are available. For those of you who have a long drive, pick up an audiobook or two from the main floor display.
Have a safe and relaxing Spring Break!
Tuesday, March 08, 2011
Tuesday, March 01, 2011
This week is Middle Eastern Culture Week here at Gettysburg College! Every year, the International Club organizes a week of cultural activities centered around one spot on our globe. The Library is always eager to help out in any way we can. This year, we are hosting an exhibit of photographs created by our students and faculty. I’m sharing a few here, but you can view them all online, as well.
Monday, February 28: Falafel Dinner & Calligraphy Workshop
5-7pm in SERVO
Calligraphy with Elinor Aishah Holland
Lecture: 7-8pm, Masters Hall 208
Workshop: 8-9pm, Masters Hall 117
Tuesday, March 1st: Interfaith Council: Interfaith Dialogue
"Interfaith Cooperation: A Contradiction or a Possibility?"
7:30 - 9pm, The Lyceum in Penn Hall
Hajj & Study Abroad Presentation
4 - 5:30pm, Glatfelter 107
Thursday, March 3rd: Middle East Panel Discussion
Eisenhower Institute Lecture Panel
7:30-9pm, CUB 260
“The Great Popular Revolution in Egypt - A New Era in the Arab World” - Tarek Omar, D.Sc., Middle Eastern Institute
“Global political economies of the North African and Middle Eastern states” - Yahya Madra, Ph.D., Gettysburg College
“Turkey’s New Foreign Policy” - Yasemin Akbaba, Ph.D., Gettysburg College
Student Activities Board Attic Night - Middle Eastern Theme
8pm-12am, The Attic
“HEFLEH” - BIG NIGHT in the Middle East
7-9pm, College Union Building Ballroom
Featuring the International Fashion Show, Poetry Readings, Dance
Numbers, Cultural Skits and GREAT FOOD!