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Library Hours During Winter Break

The library and the rest of the Boise State campus will be closed during the Christmas Holiday Break. The library will be open limited hours during Winter Intersession: Friday, Dec. 14: Close at midnight Saturday, Dec. 15: 9AM to 6PM (Commencement!) … (Read More) Library Hours During Winter Break

December Staff Picks: Books to Movies – Movies to Books

Albertsons Library Staff Picks for December spotlight books that have been made into movies or movies that have been made into books. Ever wonder if your favorites are available in other forms of entertainment? Sometimes the variant form plays directly … (Read More) December Staff Picks: Books to Movies – Movies to Books

Library Colloquium: History of Caxton Printers of Idaho

Assistant Professor and Archivist Alessandro Meregaglia will give a talk about his current research on the history of Caxton Printers at 2:00 p.m. on Wednesday, December 5 in Albertsons Library, room 201C. This event is free and open to the … (Read More) Library Colloquium: History of Caxton Printers of Idaho

Library Open 24 Hours for Dead Week and Finals Week

Dead Week: Monday, 12/3: Open at 7 AM and close on Friday, 12/7 at midnight Saturday, 12/8: 9 AM to midnight Finals Week: Sunday, 12/9: Open at 9 AM and close on Friday, 12/14 at midnight Saturday,12/15: 9 AM to 6 PM Sunday, … (Read More) Library Open 24 Hours for Dead Week and Finals Week

Armistice Day Centenary Exhibit Event: University Singers

On November 29 the University Singers will close the Armistice Day Centenary exhibit in the Albertsons Library with a performance that recreates the 1914 Christmas Truce, extemporaneous and unofficial ceasefires where soldiers on both sides spent time singing carols and … (Read More) Armistice Day Centenary Exhibit Event: University Singers

Bears Bears Bears

Ah bears…something I enjoy thinking about. Not just thinking about how dangerous and hungry bears can be, but also how cute, cuddly and humorous they are. We have real bears and we have imaginary bears. There is the Teddy Bear. … (Read More) Bears Bears Bears

Armistice Day Centenary exhibit at the Library

To commemorate the end of the Great War — World War One – a new exhibit at Albertsons Library asks us to remember the lives of the average soldier in the trenches of the Western Front. Curated by History Professor … (Read More) Armistice Day Centenary exhibit at the Library

Tool Training Every Weekday

During the semester, Monday through Friday, 11am – 6pm, the MakerLab offers training on all of the tools available. When you enter the space, on the second floor of the library, look for someone in a grey apron. They are … (Read More) Tool Training Every Weekday

Job Skills event at the Albertsons Library

The Job Skills Studio will host their first-ever pop-up event in the Albertsons Library on Friday, October 5 from 1pm-3pm. Stop by and chat with the JSS student leaders about your career goals and job materials. They are happy to … (Read More) Job Skills event at the Albertsons Library

OpenRefine: A Librarian’s Experience

This year I took advantage of two opportunities to learn OpenRefine. The first was through a workshop at IASSIST & CARTO 2018. The workshop organizers walked participants through a series of tasks to use OpenRefine to “clean messy data.” We … (Read More) OpenRefine: A Librarian’s Experience