Monthly Archives: February 2011

Bite into a Good Book!

For librarians and bibliophiles alike, books and food are probably in our top 5 list of life’s necessities. So, what could be better than books where food plays a prominent role? Some libraries have edible book festivals where patrons cook/bake a food featured in their favorite book (think “Green Eggs and Ham”) and everyone brings […]

Annual Friends of the Library Orr Essay Contest: Win up to $500!

It’s time for the Jonathan Orr Essay contest presented by Eastern University’s Friends of the Library! This annual contest recognizes undergraduate student essays that demonstrate excellence in communicating how books have influenced the opinion of the student concerning significant questions of the day. Our essay question for this year is- “In his book Poetry as […]

We ♥ our faculty!

Today is Valentine’s Day! To celebrate, the library is showing our love for Eastern faculty in all schools: CAS, CCGPS, and Palmer Seminary. Tomorrow, February 15th, come out and help us recognize & celebrate recent scholarly publications by our faculty. Not only do they cultivate Eastern student minds, but they also find the time in […]

Post #1: A day in the life of an academic librarian

This week I decided to start a new series: “A day in the life of an academic librarian”. Each post will highlight a different activity that Warner librarians dedicate their time to in order to better serve Eastern’s academic community. Librarianship has evolved over the decades. When most people hear the word “librarian” it conjures […]