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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

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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

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Library News This Week

February 18th, 2014

Library News

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!

We are now planning the April calendar.

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

Kathy’s Picks

Books:  New and Noteworthy @ http://www.usatoday.com/story/life/books/2014/02/16/new-and-noteworthy/5280741/

Upcoming Events@ Giovatto

French Language Table – Thursday, February 20th – Library Café – Kathy

Arabic Language Table, Sanaa Hindeleh, Arabic Instructor – Monday, February 24th – 1:00 PM – Library Café

Food for Thought – “Canadian Travel – Tuesday, February 25th – 1:00 PM – Ruth Schwartz Reading Room – Dirk

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

New Books This Week

Best practices in School Crisis Prevention and Intervention

Civilizing the Child:  Discourses of Race, Nation, and Child Welfare in America – Faculty Author

Cuban Revelations:  Behind the Scenes in Havana

Daughters in Danger:  Helping Our Girls Thrive in Today’s Culture

Familiar Studies of Man and Books

First Love, a novel

Frankenstein

Governing America:  A Narrative History of a Nation’s Journalism

Health Psychology

The History of Cuba

How to Speak and Write Correctly

Journalism Next:  A Practical Guide to Digital Reporting and Publishing

The Kept, a novel

King John (William Shakespeare)

Lethal but Legal:  Corporations, Consumption, and Protecting Public Health

Macbeth

No Excuses Art Journaling

PDR for Nonprescription Drugs, 2014

Ripper, a novel

Rococo, a novel

Satisfaction Not Guaranteed:  Dilemmas of Progress in Modern Society

New DVDs This Week

About Time

All about Eve

The Art and Craft of Mathematical Problem Solving (Great Courses)

Baggage Claim

Born Yesterday

Chaplin

Dallas Buyers Club

Downton Abbey, season 4

Five Easy Pieces

Geometry (Great Courses)

Inside Islam

The Jolson Story

The Joy of Thinking:  The Beauty and Power of Classical Mathematical Ideas (Great Courses)

Nicholas and Alexandra

Prove It:  The Art of Mathematical Argument (Great Courses)

Sherlock, season 3

The World before her

Giovatto Library Hours 

Spring Semester 2014

Monday – Thursday 

Friday

Sat.

Sunday

8:00 AM – 11:00 PM 

8:00 AM – 5:00 PM

10:00 AM – 6:00 PM

12 noon – 10:00 PM

The Library will be closed Thursday and Friday, March 20th and 21st for Spring break, and Sunday, April 20th, Easter Sunday.

FDU Online Library 24/7

Chat with a Giovatto Librarian — http://library.fdu.edu/askusmetro.html Email an FDU Librarian @ http://view.fdu.edu/default.aspx?id=1849

 

 

Exam Hours @ Monninger Center (revised)

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Please note that all FDU Libraries will be closed on Monday, December 23rd. The FDU Online Library is available 24/7 during the winter break.

Florham Library exam hours revised

Giovatto Library Extended Hours for Finals Week

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Extended Library Hours for Finals Week

The Giovatto Library is scheduled to remain open for extended hours on Friday, December 6th, until 8 PM.

Late-night study hall hours at the Library, courtesy of Public Safety

Wednesday, December 11th -- 11PM until midnight
Thursday, December 12th -- 11 PM until midnight
Sunday, December 15th  -- 10 PM until midnight
Monday, December 16th  -- 11 PM until midnight
Tuesday, December 17th  -- 11 PM until midnight

 

The ”Examtime” Mini Stress Lab

December 9th – 13th                                                                   

Information and Snacks, and The Relaxation Zone, too!

Sponsored by the Metropolitan Campus Wellness Committee and the Library.  Snacks courtesy of Gourmet Dining.

Giovatto Library News

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Giovatto Library Open Late – until 8 PM – Friday, December 6th

Extended Study Hall Hours until Midnight @ the Library (courtesy of Public Safety)

December 11, 12, 15, 16, and 17

“Examtime” Mini Stress Lab – December 9th – 13th               

(Sponsored in collaboration with the Wellness Committee.  Refreshments courtesy of Gourmet Dining)

Exam Hours @ Monninger Center

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Giovatto Library Thanksgiving Hours

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The Giovatto Library will be closed

Wednesday – Friday, November 27th – 29th

In observance of Thanksgiving

The Giovatto Library will reopen on Sat., November 30th for regular weekend hours

Sat. – 10:00 AM – 6:00 PM

Sunday – 12:00 Noon – 10:00 PM

Thanksgiving Hours @ Monninger Center

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Library Thanksgiving Hours 2013

Fall Break Hours – College at Florham Library

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Library hours fall break 2013

Late Night Hours at College @ Florham Library

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College at Florham Library begins late night hours this Sunday.


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