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Body Image. Body Positivity. Body Inclusive.

  The March display at the Circulation desk is about body image, positivity, and inclusion. The display is an assortment books and DVDs on these and related topics. Along with the items on the display check out these ebooks from … (Read More) Body Image. Body Positivity. Body Inclusive.

Vardis Fisher on Boise

Rediscovered Books will soon release Vardis Fisher’s Boise, a never-before-published manuscript by Idaho novelist Vardis Fisher. Written in 1938 for the Federal Writers’ Project, Fisher never found a sponsor for this guidebook to Boise, so it sat forgotten in the Library of Congress for 80 years. Through his research on … (Read More) Vardis Fisher on Boise

Greek Cynics Books Display

December’s display at the Circulation Desk features books about the famous scoffing, suspicious, mistrusting, incredulous,and doubting Greek Cynics and their lifestyle. Stop by and learn more about ancient Cynicism and what information the library has on this topic. Access Services … (Read More) Greek Cynics Books Display

Albertsons Library is Collecting Books for Operation Wish Book

Operation Wish Book is a non-profit organization started over 20 years ago by retired teachers who wanted to place new books in the hands of children who do not own books. The books are collected in the month of November … (Read More) Albertsons Library is Collecting Books for Operation Wish Book

Albertsons Library Exhibit on Basque Publishing

A new exhibit on the first floor of Albertsons Library features Basque scholarly and popular works published by students and faculty at Boise State, and by authors worldwide. The exhibit was inspired by the book, Lekuak: The Basque Places of … (Read More) Albertsons Library Exhibit on Basque Publishing

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 an 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 an 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