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Celebrate Boise Pride

June is LGBTQ Pride Month! A display on the first floor of Albertsons Library features Boise Pridefest memorabilia from the Collection on Gay Life in Boise, Idaho, preserved in Special Collections and Archives. Visitors may view the display through the … (Read More) Celebrate Boise Pride

Libraries in the Park 2019

Did you know that children who do not continue to read over the summer can lose up to three months of reading achievement that they made during the school year? This summer learning loss, or “summer slide,” is one of … (Read More) Libraries in the Park 2019

Library Colloquium on Maker Instruction

Librarian Amy Vecchione and University of Washington Masters of Library Science intern Stephanie Milne-Lane will host a library colloquium on “Maker Instruction through the Lens of Information Library” on June 4 in the Albertsons Library’s MakerLab, room 201C, at 1 … (Read More) Library Colloquium on Maker Instruction

It was a orange book.

Have you ever turned in a library book and then needed it again? Perhaps forgot the title? Forgot the author, too? Maybe even forgot what it was about? And you don’t remember where you found it. But you think you … (Read More) It was a orange book.

Library open 24 hours for Finals Week

The first and second floors of the Library will be open 24 hours during Finals Week. We’ll have people on hand to answer your reference questions and to check out first-floor reserve materials. Our instruction room (L203) and its 32 … (Read More) Library open 24 hours for Finals Week

Graduating Library Student Employees

Every semester Albertsons Library honors our graduating students with a book of their choice to be included in the library collection. Our eight graduates come from two different library units: Access Services and Library Computing and Information Services. The student … (Read More) Graduating Library Student Employees

Extended library hours for Dead and Finals Weeks

The Albertsons Library will be open extended hours during Dead Week and open 24 hours (1st and 2nd floors only) for Finals Week. Our schedule: Dead Week: Monday (4/29) through Thursday (5/2): Open at 7 AM and close at 2 … (Read More) Extended library hours for Dead and Finals Weeks

Her Body

This month’s book display, entitled Her Body, was inspired by the taboo and stigmas that surround the woman’s body as well as the stigma around menstruation. The aim of this display is to educate and get folks talking so that … (Read More) Her Body

Library upgrades to WorldCat Discovery catalog

After the end of the spring semester, Albertsons Library will upgrade the existing WorldCat Local online catalog and search tool to its successor: WorldCat Discovery. The upgrade to WorldCat Discovery goes live mid-May. Library users will benefit from an improved … (Read More) Library upgrades to WorldCat Discovery catalog

Women in Combat: The Soviet Example exhibit

Greetings, I’m Hayley Noble, a graduate student with the History Department. I’m working on finishing my Master of Applied Historical Research degree (Public History), which entails writing a thesis and completing a project. Within the field of Public History, I … (Read More) Women in Combat: The Soviet Example exhibit