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November is National Novel Writing Month!

Did you know that November is National Novel Writing Month? It was started in 1999 by a freelance writer named Chris Baty. Starting on November 1st, you begin to write a 50,000 word novel. The novel must be completed 30 days later by 11:59pm on November 30th. The National Novel Writing Month website helps you […]

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 […]