1st National Student Book Collecting Contest Winners!
Tue, 18 Apr 2017 09:50:48 EST
Kelvin Smith Library congratulates the winners of our first student book collecting contest! Grand Prize: Virtuoso String Performers and Pedagogues of the Twentieth Century, Katherine Rogers, graduate student Second Prize: Submarines, Evan Cerne-Iannone, undergraduate student Third Prize: From Joan of Arc to Richard III: War and Peace in Late Medieval...
Meet Anne Trubek!
Fri, 14 Apr 2017 09:00:51 EST
Anne Trubek, the founder and director of Belt Publishing will discuss her latest book The History and Uncertain Future of Handwriting (Bloomsbury, 2016). TrubekÃ¢Â€Â™s writing has appeared in The New York Times, The Atlantic, Wired, MIT Technology Review, Smithsonian, Slate, Salon, Belt, and numerous other publications. Join us on Tuesday,...
Join us for Freedman Center Friday!
Thu, 06 Apr 2017 08:32:26 EST
The last Freedman Center Friday of spring semester is tomorrow, April 7th, during Community Hour (12:45 to 2 pm). If you've never been, stop by and take a tour through CWRU's hub of digital scholarship. Freedman Center staff will be on hand to offer tours of the resources, demonstrations and...
Elsevier Day @ KSL
Sun, 02 Apr 2017 22:43:53 EST
Kelvin Smith Library, in partnership with Elsevier, has organized a day of product updates, search strategies, and a "how to get published" workshop! Join us on Tuesday, April 11th. Each session is run independently of the others, and you must RSVP to attend any session of interest. We expect the...
Join the Conversation!
Thu, 30 Mar 2017 11:54:08 EST
Join the conversation as three of the top librarians in the Cleveland area will participate in A Community Conversation About Libraries: Moving from Present to Future. Please join Sari Feldman, Executive Director, Cuyahoga County Public Library, Arnold Hirshon, Associate Provost & University Librarian, Case Western Reserve University and Felton Thomas,...
First Year Experience Innovation Awards
Sun, 19 Mar 2017 21:07:18 EST
The Kelvin Smith Library (KSL) has partnered with Credo Reference to create two awards recognizing First Year Experience Innovation. The inaugural awards will be given at the KSL hosted Personal Librarian & First Year Experience Conference in spring of 2018. Formal Press Release: March 16, 2017 See award details...
KSL's Spring Break Hours
Fri, 10 Mar 2017 15:47:54 EST
Spring Break is here! KSL and Cramelot Cafe will be open, but with limited hours. 24/7 also takes a break and will return Sunday, March 19th at 11:30pm. Enjoy your week! KSL HOURS Friday, 3/10: Close at 8pm. NO 24x7 services. NO card swipe access. Saturday, 3/11: CLOSED Sunday, 3/12:...
Time's Running Out!! Deadline Extended!
Thu, 09 Mar 2017 08:23:12 EST
This is the last week to submit an entry for the CWRU Student Book Collecting Contest with a chance to win cash prizes! Note: the contest has been extended until Friday, March 17th so you have a couple more days to enter for your chance to win and move on...
New Exhibits @ KSL!
Mon, 06 Mar 2017 11:25:55 EST
Take a minute and view two new exhibits in KSL's first floor gallery through June 2017! A Thousand Words,, derived from the idiom a picture is worth a thousand words, explores the Black American student experience in the photographic record of CWRU. Oh My Stars! shows images from a rare...
Freedman Fellows to Present @KSL
Thu, 23 Feb 2017 14:52:28 EST
On Tuesday, March 7th Kelvin Smith Library will host an afternoon of presentations by the 2016 Freedman Fellows: Elliot Posner, Associate Professor of Political Science, Shannon Sterne, Assistant Professor of Dance, and Gillian Weiss, Associate Professor of History. During this event, the Fellows will discuss their research and how the...
The Student Book Collecting Contest is underway!
Wed, 08 Feb 2017 16:18:39 EST
Are you a collector? Do you love books? KSL has a contest that may be right up your alley. We're holding a Student Book Collecting Contest where you can enter to win cash prizes. All students of CWRU (graduate and undergraduate) are eligible and the Grand prize is $1,000! Enter...
Breathe Sessions at KSL
Fri, 27 Jan 2017 10:18:42 EST
For Today! Students are welcome to participate in Ã¢Â€ÂœBreathe,Ã¢Â€Â a mini interactive relaxation series, on Fridays this semester from 1 to 1:30 p.m. in Kelvin Smith Library. Two programs will be offered as part of the series: sun salutation yoga and brief mindfulness meditation. Today's session is "Sun salutation yoga...
The Human Library@KSL
Thu, 26 Jan 2017 15:13:19 EST
For Today! Stop by KSL during Community Hour and "check out "our Human Library! This event is part of the 2017 MLK Celebration week and the theme of Ã¢Â€ÂœHope in Solidarity." The Human Library is a place where real people are on loan to readers. Volunteer Ã¢Â€ÂœbooksÃ¢Â€Â are people from...
Trial: Scientific Style and Format Online
Thu, 29 Dec 2016 13:37:43 EST
The Kelvin Smith Library is running a trial of the Scientific Style and Format Online, 8th Edition, through the end of April. If you have any feedback, please send it to Brian Gray at email@example.com. Trial is live at: http://www.scientificstyleandformat.org/Home.html *Remember to be on the campus network or using VPN....
KSL Hours During Winter Break
Thu, 22 Dec 2016 13:42:24 EST
Kelvin Smith Library has reduced hours during the winter break. The 24/7 services will also take a break until the spring semester begins on Tuesday, Jan. 17th. For a complete list of the libraryÃ¢Â€Â™s hours over the coming weeks, please visit our website: http://library.case.edu/ksl/aboutus/hours/ Cramelot Cafe will be open today...