A personal Librarian is your "go-to" person in the library. First-year students are paired up with a librarian who will be your individual contact person within the library from day one. Find your Personal Librarian here.
You can set up an individual research consultation with a subject librarian for research help. Here are a few other things that we can do for you:
Mon-Thur 8 a.m. -- Midnight
Friday 8 a.m. -- 9 p.m.
Saturday 10 a.m. -- 6 p.m.
Sunday 10 a.m. -- Midnight
Mon-Wed 10 a.m. -- 5 p.m.
6 p.m. -- 9 p.m.
Thursday 10 a.m. -- 5 p.m.
Friday 1 p.m. -- 4 p.m
Contact: firstname.lastname@example.org for an appointment.
Note: The library is open to the general public Monday-Friday from 8 a.m. to 6 p.m. and on Saturday from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m.
Listed below are the letters and titles of the main classes of the Library of Congress (LC) Classification. Click on any class to view an outline of its subclasses in an interactive PDF format. This list is based off of the Library of Congress Classification Outline.
Wikipedia is a great resource for getting general info about something, but because anyone can contribute or change its content it is considered unreliable. College faculty typically do not consider Wikipedia a credible information source.
Instead, use the library's print or electronic encyclopedias, dictionaries, or other reference books to backup the basic information of your research paper. These resources have gone through an editorial process to check for accuracy. To the right and below are some resources that may be of use.
Watt, Marie. Stadium: Jim Thorpe and Relations. 2008. Reclaimed wool blankets, Pendleton stadium blanket, thread, shedded antlers. Hallie Ford Museum of Art.
Artists’ work often addresses societal issues and challenges to achieving equity and inclusion; it can even affect cultural political shifts. Advocates’ work frequently crosses over the line from advocacy into artistic expression. Where do these boundaries between art and advocacy lie? Are they solid or permeable? What sort of challenges do artist-advocates assume when they engage across this boundary? The course will highlight leaders in the arts world and advocacy world such as blogger Amanda Baggs, visual artist Paul Rucker, photographer Samantha Spirit, writer Rania El Mugammar, and opera singer Jessye Norman. As a class we will select a shared social concern and craft our own creative response. All backgrounds and forms of art expression are welcome.