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Library Hours for Finals

Thursday, May 18: 8:00 am-12:00 am; Friday, May 19: 8:00 am-1:00 am; Saturday, May 20: 8:00 am-8:00 pm; Sunday, May 21: 12:00 pm-1:00 am; Monday, May 22: 8:00 am-12:00 am; Tuesday, May 23: 8:00 am-6:00 pm; Wednesday-Friday, May 24-26: 8:00 am – 11:00 am.  

Congrats Newly Tenured Faculty!

The Library has added a title to the collection in honor of each of our newly tenured colleagues. They are displayed on the main floor near the staircase on the Chapel side of the Library. Congratulations, newly tenured faculty! Jillian Downey, Mathematics, Computer Science & Statistics Lucie Holmgreen, Psychological Science Shu-Ling Wang, Economics & Management […]

Congrats Class of 2023!

Congratulations to our Class of 2023 Library employees! Thanks for all of your work – we couldn’t run the Library without you. If you see any of our graduating employees next time you’re in the Library, take a moment to wish them congratulations and good luck. You can also visit our display of books purchased […]

Call for Submissions – Lindell Research Paper Award 2024

The Library is now accepting submissions for the Patricia Lindell Research Prize/Paper. This $400 prize is awarded by the library faculty for a paper already written for a Gustavus academic course. This paper should demonstrate excellent use of source material. Papers may be submitted from Fall Semester 2022 through Spring Semester 2024. As faculty endorsement […]

Looking for New Books?

Looking for our New Title Shelf? It’s moved around the corner to a bigger and better space  in the Library’s Hasselquist room! Need a pause in your busy day? Take a break and browse through the Library’s newest acquisitions. Book displays currently on view in the Hasselquist room: Arab American Heritage Month (April 2023) MayDay! […]

Challenged Books @ the Library

National Library Week (April 23-29) starts with the release of the American Library Association’s list of the Top 13 Most Challenged Books of 2022. Today also marks Right to Read Day, a day for readers, advocates, and library lovers to oppose censorship and defend, protect, and celebrate your right to read freely. One way you […]

Earth Day! Exhibit & Resources

April 21st is Earth Day at Gustavus! In addition to participating in the campus-wide celebration, you can visit the library’s climate change exhibit and find resources about Earth Day and environmental issues. Climate change exhibit: Stop by the Library’s GLA Reading Room to see Taking Action on Climate Change, a traveling exhibit from the Minnesota […]

Library Hours for Spring Break/Easter

Sat. & Sun., April 1 & 2: Closed; Mon. – Thurs., April 3-6: 10 am – 2 pm; Fri. – Sun., April 7 -9: Closed. Happy Easter!

The Final Four!

We now have our Final 4.  You may vote as many times as you want and vote quickly! Voting ends Wednesday, March 29th.  

Reading and Pizza Party!

Reading Party! Sunday, March 26, 2023 6:00-8:00 pm @ the Library Do you enjoy eating free pizza? Do you get emotionally attached to fictional characters? Are you a frost-your-own fanatic? Then come to the Library for the quietest party on campus! Wear your coziest clothes Bring your favorite book or find a new one to […]