Monthly Archives: September 2014

New way to request library books

This semester we’ve rolled out a new, streamlined way of requesting books held at Warner Library, Palmer Library, and the Curriculum Lab. Previously, to request books from a different Eastern Library (Warner, Palmer, Curriculum Lab), users would complete our Intralibrary Loan form. Our new process enables you to place requests for books while searching the […]

Library Friends group sponsor charter framing

Have you been to the library recently? Notice anything different? We painted! Come stop by and see our new blue wall featuring Eastern’s beautiful historic charter, framed thanks to Friends of the Library. Issued in March 1923, the Charter of The Eastern Baptist Theological Seminary states in beautifully calligraphic writing, In compliance with the requirements […]

Digital badging comes to Eastern

Last November, Warner librarians began brainstorming ways to creatively engage Eastern students when teaching them about research and information retrieval. We noticed a growing trend in education to use “gamification” principles in instructional settings. Gamification is the use of game-like techniques applied in a way that motivates people into learning and goal achieving. Digital badges […]