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Hofheimer Happenings: Current Happenings

Recent information about library resources and services!

New Resources: Mango Languages and Kanopy

Certified Pet Therapy Dog Visits to Hofheimer Library

Hofheimer Library will be visited by six different certified pet therapy dogs during exam days.  The schedule is as follows:

Tuesday, December 13

Martha Nesselrode and Addie, 10:00 am - noon
Wednesday, December 14
Margery Howell and Phoebe, 10:00 am - noon

Julie Morgan and Bart, 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Thursday, December 15
Kathy Stolley and Ernest T., 10:00 am - noon
Friday, December 16
Maloy Van Faussien and Penny, noon - 2:00 pm

Margery Howell and Phoebe, 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm

Equipment for Checkout

Hofheimer Library now offers the following pieces of equipment for checkout to students, faculty, and staff:

  • A poster carrying tube.  This is ideal for taking a poster to a conference.
  • Two iPad minis.  These are great for video projects.
  • Tripods for use with smartphones or the iPad minis.  Hold your device steady for creating videos or taking pictures.
  • A new projector that can be used with anything that can connect via USB or HDMI.
  • A portable projection screen.

Academic Fair 2016

Over 700 people attended the 2016 Academic Fair, where students presented on their study away, internships and academic projects, such as ceramics, 3D printing, Scanning Electron Microscope images, acting performances and more!  Thanks to the students who shared their projects and their faculty who guided them.  Special thanks to The Lighthouse staff and Crew and to the library faculty and staff for all their hard work in making this year's fair a success.

2016 Library Research Award

Laura Nebuchadnezzar and Xavier Turner were the winners of the 2016 Library Research Award.  This award is generously funded through an endowment from the Jim and Katheryn Driscoll Family.  Mrs. Driscoll presented the award at the 2016 Honors Convocation.

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