This week, the Meriam Library joins libraries in schools, campuses and communities nationwide in celebrating the dynamic changes that are happening in today’s libraries. April 8-14 is National Library Week, a time to highlight the changing role of libraries, librarians and library workers. The National Library Week 2018 celebration will mark the 60th anniversary of the first event, sponsored in 1958.
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Have you ever struggled with how to present course readings to students in a logical and organized manner? Have students ever said they couldn’t find or didn’t see a reading that you had provided in your syllabus or reading list?
Check out the new display on the 2nd floor of Meriam Library near the elevators honoring women during the month of March!
We are thrilled to announce that the library is now lending DVDs of popular Movies and TV shows to library patrons. In the collection you will find Game of Thrones, Riverdale, Get Out, Doctor Who, Smoke Signals, The Wire, Star Wars films, superhero movies, science-fiction, international films, drama, Black cinema, and Harry Potter movies... really, there are so many you should just
Meriam Library is partnering with the Student Learning Center to bring drop-in writing tutoring to the 4th floor of the library. Trained, faculty-recommended, and experienced peer tutors are ready to help students in any stage of the writing process. Tutors can help with:
The Meriam Library is pleased to offer extended operating hours during the last two weeks of the semester, beginning Monday, December 4. All four floors of the library will be open until 1:45am on the weekdays, in addition to longer hours the weekend before exams.
Monday, December 4 - Thursday, December 7: 7:30am – 1:45am
Friday, December 8: 7:30am – 7:45pm
Saturday, December 9: 10:00am – 7:45pm
Sunday, December 10: 10:00am – 1:45am
The Popular Materials collection on the 2nd floor is home now to our ever-expanding collection of Graphic Novels, patrons! If you've heard about series like Saga, The Invisibles, Ms. Marvel, the classic Love & Rockets, or Sen, John Lewis' autobiographical March, you'll be excited to hear that these and more are coming to Meriam in the new Graphic Novel section of the second floor.
Hey Campus! As part of the ongoing Meriam Library renaissance, we’ve unveiled a new means by which you can tell us what items YOU think that the library should offer as part of its collections.
Featured at the bottom of EVERY PAGE (It’s true! Scroll down there and see if I lie!) is a button to Suggest a Title for the library collection.
Congratulations to our winners in Meriam Library’s Banned Books Week contest! Three names were randomly picked (students needed to answer one of five questions to be eligible to win). First prize went to Ricardo Bugarin who won a Discover What You’re Missing mug, $15.00 gift card to the Chico State Wildcat Store, a Banned Books Week button and bookmark. Two second prizewinners received a $10.00 gift card to the Chico State Wildcat Store, a Banned Books Week button and bookmark. Their names are Jamie Cabrera and Mari Rangel-Vargas.
Responses to the Questions of the Week have been amazing! We really enjoy learning more about what you all are reading and watching. Take a look at the final board listing your favorite TV shows and Movies: