Archive for March, 2013

March Faces of Folke Display

Excited for Spring Break? Want to decompress with a good book? Check out the Faces of Folke display on the main floor! This display is filled with fascinating fiction chosen by students. Find your Spring Break read now! Faces of Folke does a new display every month so be sure to check back after break […]

Muslim Journeys Bookshelf Award on Display

Folke Bernadotte Memorial Library is among the 842 libraries and state humanities councils around the nation chosen to receive the Muslim Journeys Bookshelf award. The award is collection of 25 books and 3 films from the National Endowment for the Humanities Bridging Cultures initiative, to be used to address the need of the American public […]

New Library and Archives Grants Page

The Folke Bernadotte Memorial Library and the College and Lutheran Church Archives have both received a number of grants within recent years that will now be showcased on the “Library & Archives Grants” page, located on the “Library Information” page. The grants page includes descriptions of the awarded grants, granting organizations, lists of additions to […]

Library Card Catalog Art Contest

Our student run library group, Faces of Folke, held a Library Card Catalog   Art Contest recently.  The entries are now being displayed on top of our new book shelf in the library. Catalog cards are what the library used before computers to keep track of materials. We thought it would be fun to put some […]

Science Fiction

Sometimes escaping from our present day stressful realities is necessary and what better diversion then to read some Science Fiction.  The reference desk display shelves now feature some of the top sci-fi reads, but if you are searching for some other titles just search “all fields” by “science fiction”. Several years ago retired professor John […]