Monthly Archives: February 2014

Celebrate Black History Month with free ebooks

February is Black History Month. So to celebrate, we’re highlighting a number of free ebooks on the topic. All of these are all freely accessible on Google Books: Scenes in the Life of Harriet Tubman  by Sarah Hopkins Bradford Abolition of the African Slave Trade by the British Parliament by Thomas Clarkson The Life of […]

2014 Jonathan Orr Essay contest

Are you an undergraduate at Eastern? Then take this opportunity to enter Friends of the Library’s annual Jonathan Orr Essay Contest and a shot at winning some money! This year’s question is: In his books Red Letter Revolution (2012) and Red Letter Christians (2008), Dr. Tony Campolo suggests that the world of theology, Christian living, and […]

Palmer’s AK deBlois Library to offer mini-workshops this semester

Over the next eleven weeks, Dr. Marvin Smith will offer library instruction to incoming students at Palmer Theological Seminary.  These 15 minute “Mini-Orientation Workshops” are repeated seven times each week in the Austen K. deBlois Library computer lab, providing students with hands-on computer experiences.  Topics include managing the library account, searching with EBSCOHost, managing bibliographies […]