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September is National Potato Month

Audrey Williams of Access Services has created a display of books and materials to celebrate National Potato Month: on growing potatoes, cooking potatoes, and the individuals who helped put Idaho Potatoes on the map and more. Plus the library has … (Read More) September is National Potato Month

Access Services Summer Reading Selections

The Access Services staff and student assistants are happy to share a few of the books we have found interesting with you. We hope you enjoy the diverse assortment of nonfiction and fiction books at the display at the Circulation Desk … (Read More) Access Services Summer Reading Selections

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.

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

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

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

Summer reading & viewing recommendations

Looking to pick something to read/watch on your way out of the library? Check out the display at the Circulation desk! This month we have books and movies recommended by Albertsons Library staff, with items added daily. (Read More) Summer reading & viewing recommendations

Libraries in the Park 2018

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 2018

Tom Trusky Book Arts exhibit

A new display in the lobby of Albertsons Library features a selection of artists’ books created by Boise State students in the 1990s as part of the coursework for Book Arts classes taught by English Professor Tom Trusky. The artwork … (Read More) Tom Trusky Book Arts exhibit

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