Library News This Week

March 3rd, 2014

The Library will remain open late – until 8:00 PM –  on Friday, March 7th, for extra Midterm study time

Library News

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Students – Remember!  If you need a quiet place to study, we’ve got it.  If you need a place to study and work with your group, we’ve got that, too!

The Reference Reading Room (upstairs) and the Periodicals Stacks (ba%#$!$t) have been designated as quiet study areas.  The Periodicals Department/Ruth Schwartz Reading Room is a group study area where quiet conversation is permitted.

Please be considerate of others!

Faculty and staff — Avoid the winter chill and let us deliver your books, magazines, and DVDs to your campus office by interoffice mail!

Library Language Tables — Faculty and Staff Volunteers Needed!

Faculty and staff, share your knowledge of other languages and cultures with our Metropolitan Campus community!

If you would like to volunteer to host a Library Language Table, please contact Kathy@ stein@fdu.edu

Library Book Discussion Groups — New Groups Now Forming– Faculty and Staff Volunteers Needed!

In response to requests for additional book discussion groups, the Library would like to welcome faculty and staff who would like to host a Book Discussion Group @ Giovatto Library.

If you would like to host a Book Discussion Group @ the Library, please contact Kathy @ stein@fdu.edu

Upcoming Events@ Giovatto

Giovatto Library Student Advisory Board – Monday, March 3rd – 1:00 PM – Ruth Schwartz Reading Room

Sharing is Caring:  Motorcycle Safety – Tuesday, March 4th – Joan Leder, Petrocelli College – 12 noon – Ruth Schwartz Reading Room

Italian Language Table – Thursday, March 6th – 1:00 PM – Library Café – Paul

Soiree Francophone – Special Guest Speaker Patrick Hyndman, Quebec Government Office – Thursday March 6th – 5:30 PM – Ruth Schwartz Reading Room

Library Research Clinic – Friday, March 7th 11:00 AM – Reference Desk — Kathy

Chinese Language Table – Friday, March 7th – Professor Ruby Yao, University College – 12 noon – Library Café

Library Open Late for Midterm Study – until 8:00 PM – Friday, March 7th

Reader’s Circle Book Club – Monday, March 10th – 1:00 PM – Periodicals Department/Ruth Schwartz Reading Room

Food for Thought – “That Slow-Motion Chinese Kungfu – Taiji” – Tuesday, March 11th – 1:00 PM – Periodicals Department/Ruth Schwartz Reading Room – Sian

Library Research Clinic – Wednesday, March 12th – 10:00 AM — Reference Desk – Pat

FDU Faculty and Alumni Speakers – Dr. Robert Ellis – “What They Didn’t Teach You in Business School” — 1:00 PM – Periodicals Department/Ruth Schwartz Reading Room

French Language Table – Thursday, March 13th – 1:00 PM – Library Café — Kathy