On May 2nd, over twenty licensed therapy dogs came to the library between 10am and 3pm to help our students relax and de-stress before their final exams began. All of the dogs are associated with either Therapy Dogs International (TDI) or the Alliance of Therapy Dogs, two professional groups in the area. Some were returning […]

Curious about what went on behind the scenes of the March Madness Bracket Contest? Want to know how many votes did so-and-so win by? Well, here’s the rundown on the statistical data of the March Madness Bracket Contest! THE SET-UP Last year was our first attempt at a bracket contest, and in our humble opinion, […]

On March 20, 2019, Warner Memorial Library was the venue for hosting Dr. Michael Ward, a prominent  C. S. Lewis scholar, and author the groundbreaking book Planet Narnia: The Seven Heavens in the Imagination of C.S. Lewis. The event was hosted by the Inter-Collegiate Studies Institute (ISI) and our own Templeton Honors College. Speaking to […]

Last year, we hosted our first March Madness contest – and it’s back again in full force this year! The theme is Male Authors vs. Female Authors: sixteen authors on each side of the bracket, eventually leading up to the top male author versus the top female author. Who will come out on top? Stephen […]

The Eagle Search on the library’s homepage has changed! Now hosted by EBSCO Discovery Service – EDS, for short – Eagle Search is a discovery tool that’s almost like Googling. One search can result in records from most of our subscription databases, as well as our physical book and media catalog. The types of materials […]

For two days, Warner Library held a survey among the students regarding changes that we made to the building over the summer.  We asked several questions, three of which were rated on a scale of 1 (bad) to 8 (great!), and the 23 responses we got are outlined below: “Rate the new study rooms’ designs […]

By James Sauer, Library Director This summer, I was able to attend the Association of Christian Librarians conference at Asbury University. You can imagine the wild goings on when 200 Christian librarians escape from the constraints of their academic institutions and are able to wander through the campus of a Wesleyan college in the metropolis […]

By James Sauer, Library Director This summer, on my way to the exciting and wild carrying-on at the Association of Christian Librarians at Asbury University in Wilmore, I was able to take a two day layover at Parchment Valley West Virginia. Unfortunately, I was not able to get to the Mothman Museum which was nearby […]

Today is both a day of happiness and sadness, for today, we celebrate the accomplishments of Marvin Smith, our Theological and General Services Librarian, who is about to retire. The happy part of the day comes when we take him out to lunch (shh, don’t tell him, it’s a surprise!). Below is some words of […]

It might not be June yet, but it is definitely summer time here at Warner Library – and with summer comes vacation. But what will you do while lounging on the beach or relaxing in air conditioning (or stuck indoors with rainy weather, as seems to be the case lately)? Why, read a book, of […]