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Happy Open Education Week!

Boise State joins institutions and organizations from around the world this week to celebrate open educational resources (OER). What are open educational resources? Check out this video from our neighbors in Oregon for a great introduction: https://youtu.be/-O1RftQowCs The resources mentioned … (Read More) Happy Open Education Week!

Epidemics and Pandemics

Ana Kurland from Access Services has created a guide to help explore this topic:  http://guides.boisestate.edu/SpanishFluCentennial It has been 100 years since the Spanish Flu killed a large section of the world’s population (estimates vary anywhere from 20 to 100 million … (Read More) Epidemics and Pandemics

2017-2018 Campus Read Celebration

Come celebrate the 2017-2018 Campus Read at Albertsons Library on Tuesday, March 6, 2018. The Celebration will be on the 1st floor of the library and cake will be served from noon till it runs out. This year the Campus Read … (Read More) 2017-2018 Campus Read Celebration

2018 Amelia Bloomer list announced

Albertsons Library Librarian/Assistant Professor Kelsey Keyes served as a member of the 2017 selection committee for the Amelia Bloomer Project, which announced the 2018 Amelia Bloomer Top Ten List at ALA’s Midwinter Meeting and Exhibits in Denver, held February 8-13, … (Read More) 2018 Amelia Bloomer list announced

Library closed for Washington’s Birthday

The Library and the rest of the Boise State campus will be closed for Presidents’ Day on Monday, February 19th. The third Monday in February is known as Presidents’ Day, but According to the U.S. Office of Personnel Management: By law, … (Read More) Library closed for Washington’s Birthday

Get Trained on a Desktop Milling Machine

Desktop Milling Machine: Nomad Carbide Anyone at Boise State can learn how to use a desktop milling machines. We host trainings every Friday at 10 a.m. from now until the end of the semester. RSVP for the training on the … (Read More) Get Trained on a Desktop Milling Machine

Family STEAM Day 2018 at the Albertsons Library

Organized by librarians Kelsey Keyes and Deana Brown, Albertsons Library hosted the second annual Family STEAM Day at the Library event this past Saturday, February 3rd, as part of the Engineering and Science Festival. Over 8,000 people attended the campus-wide … (Read More) Family STEAM Day 2018 at the Albertsons Library

David’s Love of the Ocean

Growing up I was always drawn to the water either by my own desire or by the sheer exuberance of my family members. Being from an ocean town gave me the opportunity to fall in love with the water and … (Read More) David’s Love of the Ocean

Find the Campus Read Pillow

Back by popular demand, and in coordination with the 2017-2018 Campus Read, we are continuing the “Find It” game in the library. This semester a pillow is hidden inside the library building, and if you find it, you’ll be entered to … (Read More) Find the Campus Read Pillow

Librarian quoted in Idaho Business Review article

Seth Ashley, Associate Professor in the Communications Department, and Deana Brown, Assistant Professor and librarian, were quoted in an article that appeared Thursday, January 18th, in the Idaho Business Review. The article, “Instruction on critical thinking gains a foothold in … (Read More) Librarian quoted in Idaho Business Review article