A reception was held on November 29th, 2012 to thank the Rowlands family for their generous donation to the the University Libraries of CSU East Bay. Their donation has established a permanent research collection relating to President Franklin D. Roosevelt and the New Deal at the CSUEB Concord Campus. Twenty-two of the Rowlands family joined campus administration, faculty, staff and students to celebrate the creation of the collection. The photo above depicts Katherine Rowlands and Linda Dobb, Associate Provost, cutting the ribbon to the new collection.
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Extended Hours are here at the Library. Now you have that space to study (or relax).
The Library Learning Commons and the Lower Mall will be open until 12 AM starting on Monday, December 10th, thru Wednesday, December 12th, of next week. From 10 PM to 12 AM, the Circulation Desk and the Upper Mall will be closed.
For more information, please come to the Circulation or Reference Desk.
Do you have the gaming bug? The one that makes you want to play one more hour of Call of Duty, one more round of Carcassonne, that keeps you up all night with alternate ways to describe word in Taboo?
If so, come to the Library in room LI 2023 this Saturday November 3rd from 11 am to 2 pm and meet up with fellow gamers (board, card, video, word, etc). Enjoy some snacks and company while we learn to play new games, share some stories, and just hang out.
Games will be provided, street passes (3DS) would be welcome. Come spend some time in the Library and not worry about doing finding your research sources!
When: November 3rd, 11 am to 2 pm
Where: LI 2023
What: board games, card games, video games, and more!
The library honors the accomplishments of the Department of Theatre & Dance, which will celebrate its 50th Anniversary in October! Join the Theatre & Dance Department for a series of workshops, panel discussions and performances. Details here.
Stay tuned for a forthcoming Theatre & Dance themed exhibit at the library in September!
Have you registered to vote? If you haven’t done so, the last day to register to vote for the November elections is October 22nd. Visit the California Voter Registration or the Alameda County Registrar of Voters pages for more information.
This display is located on the Upper Mall (2nd flr.) lobby.
The library is currently displaying works by Dr. Stephen J. Morewitz. The exhibit in located on the lower mall adjacent to the reference desk.
Dr. Stephen J. Morewitz is a Lecturer in the Department of Nursing and Health
Sciences at California State University, East Bay, and is a Lecturer in the Sociology
Department at San Jose State University. He is also President of the consulting firm,
STEPHEN J. MOREWITZ, Ph.D., & ASSOCIATES, which was founded in 1988. He
was Professor and Research Dean at the California School of Podiatric Medicine, CA,
and has been on the faculty or staffs of Michael Reese Hospital, University of Illinois
at Chicago, College of Medicine, Department of Family Practice, and School of Public
Health, DePaul University, and Argonne National Laboratory.
Dr. Morewitz is the author of more than 100 publications, including the award-winning book, Stalking and Violence (New York: Kluwer/Plenum, 2003), the award-winning book, Domestic
Violence and Maternal and Child Health (New York: Springer, 2004), Chronic Disorders in Children and Adolescents (New York: Springer, 2011), Chronic Diseases and Health Care (New York, Springer, 2006), and Aging and Chronic Disorders (New York, Springer 2008) with Mark L. Goldstein.
To celebrate LGBTQ Pride month, the library is showcasing some of its collections by and about LGBTQ (lesbian/gay/bisexual,/transgender/queer) people. The display focuses on queer history, literature, politics and social issues. It’s located just to the left of the main library entrance by the new book shelf. There’s also a sampling of e-books licensed by the CSUEB library, available below.
Mon, June 11 – Wednesday, June 13, 2012: Library Hours: 8am-10pm; Extended Hours in Lower Mall and Learning Commons only: 10pm-12am
Please note: The Reference Desk closes at 8pm; Upper Mall and the Circulation Desk close at 10pm
To Celebrate National Library Week April 8-15, 2012, your University Library will be waiving fines under $10! This does not include fees such as billing, replacements, Media Resources and Reserves billing, ICS, Laptops, etc.