MLK Week event at KSL: Icabod Flewellen presentation & exhibit
Wed, 20 Jan 2016 12:07:52 EST
Thursday, Jan. 21st at 12:00 pm, KSL is holding a talk titled 'The Collector: Icabod Flewellen, Father of the First African American History Museum and the oldest alumnus of CWRU. He was a curator, activist and community servant. Rita Knight-Gray, Archivist of the Icabod Flewellen Collection at the East Cleveland...
Kelvin Smith Library hosts lecture on mid-20th century destruction of books
Tue, 19 Jan 2016 12:04:03 EST
Join us for a brown-bag lecture on mid-20th century American biblioclasm, which is the destruction or mutilation of books, Wednesday, Jan. 20, at noon in the Freedman Center. Light refreshments will be served. Lisa Fagin Davis, executive director of the Medieval Academy of America, will present Ã¢Â€ÂœPicking up the Pieces:...
KSL's Winter Break hours
Thu, 17 Dec 2015 11:02:46 EST
Beginning Wednesday, Dec. 16th, KSL's hours make an adjustment for the CWRU winter break, as detailed below. 24/7 also takes a break during this time. It does resume the evening of Monday, Jan. 11th. Enjoy your holiday break! Dec. 16 - Dec. 18: 8 am - 5 pm, No 24/7...
WORKSHOP: HOW TO GET CONNECTED REMOTELY AND ACCESS THE KSL ONLINE RESOURCES
Thu, 10 Dec 2015 16:17:44 EST
TAKE ADVANTAGE OF OUR PERSONAL ASSISTANCE AND ONLINE RESOURCES WHILE ON BREAK! Kelvin Smith LibraryÃ¢Â€Â™s Personal Librarians will provide assistance to you any time of year, even when you are on break! The library offers a dynamic and comprehensive website to facilitate your research and information needs, 24-7. The online...
Extra Study spaces for Finals starting 12/4
Fri, 04 Dec 2015 10:42:47 EST
The end of the semester is finally here! KSL is offering students additional Quiet Study spaces during the day and throughout 24/7 to make room for everyone. Rooms LL01, LL06 A & LL06 B will be open for Quiet Study for the following time period: Friday, December 4th at 5:00...
Spend Giving Tuesday with KSL
Tue, 01 Dec 2015 11:15:55 EST
Today is Giving Tuesday and for the first time, Kelvin Smith Library has been included in the general University giving options for this philanthropic day. Among other terrific organizations on campus, you have the ability to give to KSL to support the Cleveland Play House Centennial Archives project. The Cleveland...
International Year of Light - 2015
Mon, 30 Nov 2015 08:20:00 EST
The International Year of Light (IYL) is coming to an end. The Kelvin Smith Library (KSL) celebrated the International Year of Light (2015) through a display in the Art Gallery, a Research Guide (http://researchguides.case.edu/light), and a curated book display of items you may borrow. The gallery highlights research done on...
KSL's revised hours for the 2015 Thanksgiving Break
Tue, 24 Nov 2015 10:54:45 EST
The Kelvin Smith Library Thanksgiving Break revised hours begin Wednesday, Nov. 25, with building hours slightly adjusted. 24/7 services and the Cramelot Cafe also are taking a break. KSL reopens for business Sunday, Nov. 29, with Cramelot reopening Monday, Nov. 30. We hope you enjoy your holiday break! LIBRARY HOURS...
Case has another Winner! Knovel Academic Challenge
Tue, 10 Nov 2015 21:57:11 EST
Update: Case Western finished in the top 10 for organizational participants in the recent Knovel Challenge. After achieving 94 out of 100 points, Emily Serfling has won a $25 Amazon gift card for being the top scoring student at Case! Emily is a senior biomedical engineering student. Her favorite Knovel...
Case has a Winner! Knovel Academic Challenge
Tue, 27 Oct 2015 11:19:00 EST
Update: Valerie Weaver, a junior mechanical engineering student at Case, was the Week #1 winner of a $100 Amazon gift card. Join me in congratulating Valerie! She said the contest was her first exposure to Knovel. She loved the Data search and plans on using it. You have just this...
Open Access Week
Wed, 21 Oct 2015 07:00:00 EST
International Open Access Week is October 19 - 25, 2015. Kelvin Smith Library has a table of materials on display as you enter the library. You can also see more information at: http://www.openaccessweek.org/....
Congratulations to KSL Science and Engineering Research & Resources Fair Winners!
Wed, 21 Oct 2015 07:00:00 EST
On September 29, Kelvin Smith Library hosted a Science and Engineering Research & Resources Fair to showcase many of the specialized resources available from the library. Vendors from Elsevier, Web of Science, IEEE, Springer, Gale, JSTOR, ASM International, and McGraw-Hill were available to demonstrate their products. Librarians were also on...
KSL's 2015 Fall Break Hours
Fri, 16 Oct 2015 16:09:58 EST
Kelvin Smith Library has shortened hours for Fall Break. Please be aware the library will be closing early from Friday, October 16th until Tuesday, October 20th. 24/7 will also be taking a break but KSL will return to our regular business hours on Wednesday, October 21st. Friday, Oct. 16: 8am-5pm...
University Librarian to give talk celebrating 'Alice's Adventures in Wonderland' 150th anniversary
Tue, 29 Sep 2015 12:00:27 EST
Join us this Saturday 10/3, 2-4 pm in the Dampeer Room, for a talk from our very own University Librarian and Associate Provost, Arnold Hirshon. In conjunction with Octavofest, a month-long celebration of books and paper arts, this talk focuses on the 150th anniversary of Lewis Carroll's 'Alice's Adventures in...
Knovel Academic Challenge - KSL sponsored online-competition
Wed, 23 Sep 2015 08:00:00 EST
Knovel is an resource that KSL subscribes. It offers e-books, data sets, and interactive tools (equation editor, etc.) for all Case faculty, staff, and students. Each time Knovel has run the challenge described belong, Case has had 1 or more winners. Lets keep that streak alive. Knovel Academic Challenge...