Books used by a Librarian “behind the stacks”. by James L. Sauer – Director of University Library Although there are great reference tools in our catalog, especially in the Credo Reference site; there are still many tools that are still available only in print in our library. In certain fields, like theology and Biblical Studies there […]

Apps Used by a Librarian “behind-the-stacks”. by Mark D. Puterbaugh, Information Services Librarian With the busy pace of life today, it is hard to keep up with the latest news and trends important to your academic and professional life. However, there are tools to help you organize and access the information that is most important to you. […]

Things Librarians Do “behind-the-stacks”. by Marvin Smith, D.Min. M.L.S. General Services Librarian, Palmer Theological Seminary BE A BLOGGER! So you’ve been reading blogs written by friends and professionals… Like this blog written for those interested in business & leadership: Or like this blog written for those following theological trends: Or like this deeply […]

by Jonathan Beasley, Technical Services Librarian Do you ever need a laptop for your personal use? If so, the library has eight Dell laptops available for checkout and will be providing an additional five in the near future. The laptops are kept at the Circulation Desk in the Library all you need to do is come in to […]

Nick Trombley, Abigail Storch, and Maddie Strokes

The judges have decided! We are excited to announce the winners of this year’s Jonathan Orr Essay Contest held by Friends of the Library. Out of 20 entries, these three rose to the top of the list. Congratulations! To view this year’s question and essay requirements, visit (Click on our winners’ name to read their […]

De-stress With Dogs 2015

The dogs are coming back to help you de-stress before final exams! Save the date- April 28th from 11am to 3pm. We’ll have a variety of breeds from small dogs to big dogs. There’s something for every dog lover! So if you are already feeling burned out at this point in the semester, Warner Library […]

Dr. Duffett supports EU Libraries

This week is National Library Week (April 12th – 18th). We’re celebrating by showing our support of Eastern Libraries. In the library this week we have on display iconic READ posters featuring Eastern University Libraries librarians as well as EU administrators like Dr. Duffett and Dr. Iddings (among others). Here are some fun facts about […]


As Eastern moves forward with our new College of Business and Leadership, the library is exploring additional business resources for our community. Currently, we’re trialing the IbisWorld database. This tool provides users with business intelligence on 1,300 U.S. industries, covering 4,000 individual product segments. Each report provides detailed performance data and analysis on the market, […]


Students! Warner Library is testing out some new chairs and we want your input! Right now we have one on display located on the Main Level. We’re interested in getting your feedback regarding its comfortability and functionality (i.e. the table attachment). Don’t worry about the color- that’s just the style of the demo chair they […]

PI Day 2015

This year, Pi Day falls on Saturday, March 14 (3.14….get it?!). We’ll be celebrating a day early, on Friday, March 13th. Stop by Warner Library and pick up a free mini Entenmann’s pie while our supplies last! A little history about Pi…. It dates all the way back to the ancient Babylonians, who calculated the area […]


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