Cramelot Cafe open now through July 24
Wed, 03 Jun 2015 16:03:41 EST
Cramelot will be open this summer, from June 1 - July 24, during the following hours: Monday - Friday: 8:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. Saturday - Sunday: closed For more information, please visit the cafe's website at http://library.case.edu/ksl/aboutus/kslcafe/....
Kulas Music Library will close at 2 p.m. on June 5
Tue, 02 Jun 2015 10:12:11 EST
Please note, the Kulas Music Library will close early on Friday, June 5, at 2:00 p.m., to accommodate library staff training. Kulas will reopen at its regular time on Monday, June 8....
New issue of KSL Connects now available online
Fri, 22 May 2015 14:41:03 EST
Want to know the latest news about Kelvin Smith Library services, spaces and resources? The new issue of KSL Connects magazine shares the library's strategic vision for advancing research, teaching and learning at Case Western Reserve University. In this issue, readers will discover what "a day in the life" of...
Review KSL's revised summer hours
Mon, 04 May 2015 16:06:39 EST
Take a moment to review revised summer hours for Kelvin Smith Library, the Freedman Center and Cramelot Cafe. Please note that there are no 24/7 hours during the summer schedule. KSL Summer Business Hours*: Sunday: closed Monday - Thursday: 8 a.m. - 8 p.m. Friday: 8 a.m. - 5 p.m....
Take a break at KSL with therapy dogs and a "Stress Free Zone"
Mon, 27 Apr 2015 08:14:00 EST
De-stress during Reading Days and finals with the following activities at KSL: Therapy Dogs (and a cat!) Back by popular demand! The PetPals Therapy Dogs are returning to KSL during Reading Days, for both daytime and evening hours. The visiting schedule is listed below (subject to change). Tuesday, April 28...
Extra study space available in KSL starting April 24
Thu, 23 Apr 2015 08:15:30 EST
The end of the semester is fast approaching and KSL knows you need more places for quiet study! Starting this Friday, April 24, the following lower level rooms will be available to students during 24/7 hours. Rooms LL06 A & B Friday, April 24 through Tuesday, May 5 Room LL01...
Celebrate Preservation Week at Kelvin Smith Library, April 26-May 2
Wed, 22 Apr 2015 09:23:42 EST
Preservation Week is an annual national event sponsored by the Association of Library Collections and Technical Services (a division of the American Library Association). It was created to increase public awareness of preservation needs and inspire action to preserve personal, family and community collections of all kinds, as well as...
Congratulations to Dr. Gillian Weiss, Dr. William Rogers, selected as 2015 Freedman Fellows!
Wed, 15 Apr 2015 10:28:52 EST
Kelvin Smith Library and the Freedman Center for Digital Scholarship are pleased to announce the recipients of the 2015 Freedman Fellows awards: Dr. Gillian Weiss, Associate Professor of History Dr. William Rogers, Lecturer in English Dr. WeissÃ¢Â€Â™ project aims to uncover the historical role of Jewish students, faculty and administrators...
Join us April 8-10 for "Reading Interfaces: Inquiries at the Intersection of Literature and Technology"
Mon, 06 Apr 2015 10:45:27 EST
Stop by Kelvin Smith Library for an exhibition and colloquium exploring contemporary works of electronic literature and poetic production and reception across media: April 8, 4:00-7:00 p.m.April 9, 12:00-7:00 p.m.April 10, 11:00 a.m.-5:00 p.m. Reading Interfaces is an open space for reading, interacting with and perusing born-digital literature by...
Attend April webinars on the Scalar publishing platform
Wed, 01 Apr 2015 08:46:08 EST
This month, Kelvin Smith Library will host two webinars for the Alliance for Networking Visual Culture (University of Southern California) on the born-digital, open source, media-rich scholarly publishingÃ‚Â platform Scalar. Ã¢Â€ÂœIntroduction to Scalar" will cover basic features of the platform: a review of existing Scalar books and a hands-on introduction to...
View the "Art of STEM" contest entries and winners at reception April 1
Mon, 30 Mar 2015 13:40:51 EST
Celebrate the creativity of science! You are cordially invited to join us for the opening reception of the "Art of STEM" exhibit featuring the STEM-related digital images that were entered in our juried competition earlier this year. Wednesday, April 1, 2015 from 4:00 to 6:00 p.m. Kelvin Smith Library Art...
IEEE Xplore Remote Access
Wed, 25 Mar 2015 10:52:12 EST
IEEE has recently released a brand new option for IEEE Xplore digital library subscribers to access their subscription remotely. IEEE Remote Access is now an option for IP authenticated customers to offer roaming access to users who need to access the institutional IEEE Xplore subscription off-site. This feature is now...
KSL represents Cleveland in "Ohio Memory Madness" - Vote today!
Mon, 23 Mar 2015 11:08:28 EST
In the spirit and fun of college basketball's March Madness, the Ohio History Connection and Kelvin Smith Library invite you to participate in Ohio Memory Madness - a bracket of sixty-four historical events from across the state all competing for the unique distinction of being named the 2015 Ohio Memory...
ProQuest maintenance scheduled for Feb. 28
Thu, 26 Feb 2015 08:55:44 EST
On February 28, 2015, ProQuest will be upgrading its systems infrastructure to improve performance, security, and overall reliability of your products. The window is scheduled to begin at 10 PM Eastern Standard Time and will last for five (5) hours. Resources included will be ProQuest databases, Chadwyck-Healey databases, RefWorks, and...
Fair Use Week: Feb. 23-27, 2015
Tue, 24 Feb 2015 09:03:24 EST
Copyright issues in the last several years have raised awareness about how our courts, Congress, and international bodies are taking a closer look at limitations on exclusive rights - known to us as the fair use doctrine. Where is it written? What exactly is fair use? What does it do...