Author Archives: Warner Memorial Library

Thursday, April 27 is De-Stress with Dogs at Warner Library

This is our fourth year hosting therapy dogs in the library on Eastern’s Study day. We hope you’ll come and take advantage of the stress-relief these furry friends provide. They will be here on the library’s Main Level, and if weather permits, outside of the library, from 10am to 3pm. Here are the breeds that […]

This year’s Jonathan Orr Essay Contest Winners

On Friday, April 7, Friends of the Library held their Annual Dinner. This year’s theme focused on the movies. At the dinner, the Jonathan Orr Essay Contest winners were recognized and read their essays, which we’ve included here for your enjoyment. 1st Place: Micah Skinner 2nd Place: Morgan Binnix 3rd Place: Abigail Durkovic Thank you […]

Librarian helps by enhancing student course experience

by Joy Dlugosz, Librarian for Public Services, Administration & Research Currently, Eastern University is increasing its online course offerings. To accommodate this goal, the University subscribed to two learning management systems – Brightspace and Capital Education. Within these two platforms, Warner Library is extending its virtual presence to students. The following is an example of […]

Tuesday, April 26 is De-Stress with Dogs at Warner Library

This is our fourth year hosting therapy dogs in the library on Eastern’s Study day. We hope you’ll come and take advantage of the stress-relief these furry friends provide. They will be here on the library’s Main Level, and if weather permits, outside of the library, from 10am to 3pm. Here are the breeds that […]

Meet our Essay Contest Winners!

On Friday, April 8, Friends of the Library held their Annual Dinner. This year’s theme focused on Children’s literature. At the dinner, the Jonathan Orr Essay Contest winners were recognized and read their essays, which we’ve included here for your enjoyment. (Note: Rebecca Lundberg was unable to attend the dinner since she is studying aboard […]

Library Co-Sponsoring Final Agora Institute Lecture of 2015-2016 series

When: Thursday, April 14th at 8:00PM Where: Warner Library, Upper Level Atrium Cost: FREE! Reserve your spot here Don’t miss out on Agora Institute’s final lecture of their 2015-2016 series, Shared Space: The City and Human Flourishing. Warner Library is very excited to co-sponsor the April 14th presentation by Siobhan Reardon, President and Director of the Free […]

Palmer Core Collection available at Warner

Over Spring Break, approximately 23,000 Palmer Seminary books were relocated from the King of Prussia site to Warner Library’s stacks on the St. David campus. The “Palmer Core” collection is open to the Eastern & Palmer community- students, staff and faculty. You can browse these stacks and checkout these titles. To keep the collection accessible, […]

You’re invited! This year’s Friends of the Library Annual Dinner

When: April 8th, Appetizers at 6:15pm, Dinner at 7:00pm Where: Warner Memorial Library, Eastern University Price: $25 per person / $10 student rate Our speaker is Katherine Haas, Associate Curator at the Rosenbach Museum & Library. Kathy will speak about the history of early children’s books from the religious tracts of Puritan printers to the adventure novels of […]

A to Z Journal List now called Full Text Article Finder

Starting last week, you may have noticed our A to Z Journal List looked a lot different! Now called Full Text Article Finder, this resource is an enhanced version of our previous journal list. So what are some of the changes? For starters, on the landing page is an easy to browse collection of subjects. […]

Announcing the 2016 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:  The poet William Wordsworth said, “The child is father of the man,” meaning our early experiences shape our mature lives and thoughts. Children’s […]