“An Ohio man has become infected with misinformation about the Ebola virus through casual contact with cable news, the CDC has confirmed… Once [his] condition was apparent, [he] was rushed to a public library and given a seventh-grade biology textbook, at which point he “started to stabilize,” the spokesman said.”– satirist Andy Borowitz, The New Yorker. […]
Special Collections and Archives Presents… Out of the Vault Series Tiny Treasures: Small Books in the Drew Collection Brian Shetler December 2, 2014 at 7 p.m. United Methodist Archives and History Center The final installment of the Out of the Vault series will be held on December 2, 2014 and will feature a selection of small […]
Dr. Yaba Blay, author of (1)ne Drop: Shifting the Lens on Race, will be speaking on October 1 at 4 pm in Crawford Hall. Want to learn more? The (1)ne Drop Project This online exhibit, companion to the book, “explores the ‘other’ faces of Blackness… to raise social awareness and spark community dialogue about the […]
You are invited to a book reception to celebrate the publication of theological librarian emeritus Ernie Rubinstein’s book, “From Ecclesiastes to Simone Weil: Varieties of Philosophical Spirituality”, on Thursday, October 2 from 4 to 6 pm in the Library lobby. Hosted by FDU Press and the Drew University Library.
On Tuesday, October 7 at 7:00 p.m., visit the United Methodist Archives and History Center to see a rare glimpse of manuscript material by such notable figures as Albert Einstein, Susan B. Anthony, George Eliot, Julia Ward Howe, and William Wilberforce. Drew graduate student Susannah Bingham Buck will give a talk titled “What They Wrote: Historical Manuscripts.” The […]
Special Collections’ Out of the Vault Series: Day in the Life of Governor Kean David Reagles November 4, 2014 at 7 p.m. United Methodist Archives and History Center If you are a Drewid or have visited the Drew University campus, undoubtedly you have noticed an uncommon prevalence of “Kean.” Whether you have studied in the […]
Drew Library has made a change to the way students will access articles in journals on ScienceDirect to which we don’t directly subscribe. For the last six months, Drew Library had been testing a model where registered Drew users on ScienceDirect would be individually accessing content outside of our core subscription on a pay-per-use basis. […]
Hosted by the Friends of the Library, 4-5 pm, Pilling Room, Rose Library October 29, 2014 “Collecting Authors” Harry Keyishian Harry Keyishian, Director of Fairleigh Dickinson University Press since 1976, will discuss the process of acquiring and developing scholarly manuscripts for publication. Professor Emeritus of English at Fairleigh Dickinson University, he has written numerous journal articles […]
The Library welcomes you back with free Italian ice on Thursday, September 4th from 11:30 am to 1:30 pm. Listen for the familiar melodies of the Italian ice truck on the Library patio.
The Library and University Technology are pleased to announce that the Vivian A. Bull Academic Commons will be opening as the semester begins. The Academic Commons will bring together a number of learning support services on the main floor (C-Level) of the Library. The physical proximity of these learning support services will afford exciting opportunities […]