|News from the Oscar Rennebohm Library
Books appearing on notable lists are also appearing on our Relax & Read shelves.
Fates And Furies by Lauren Groff
The complicated 25-year marriage of Lotto and Mathilde is examined from each of their perspectives in this engrossing tale of love, betrayal and restoration.
Girl Waits With Gun by Amy Stewart
When horse & buggy collide with automobile, strong women learn to stand up to injustice. Based on the true story of the first female deputy sheriff.
City On Fire by Garth Risk Hallberg
Apparently unconnected characters all played a part in the Central Park New Year’s Eve murder that has baffled the investigating detective. A mystery that eventually plunges them all into darkness during the black out of 1977.
All ProQuest products will be down for maintenance beginning Saturday, January 16, 2016 at 9pm CST until approximately 5am the next morning.
This downtime will affect all ProQuest products and databases including RefWorks and Ebrary. For more information, see the ProQuest maintenance alert, posted on their website.
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Library hours during Winterim (January 4 through January 18) are as follows:
- Monday thru Thursday, 7:30am to 6pm
- Friday, 7:30am to 4:30pm
- Saturday and Sunday, closed
On Monday, January 18, the library (and college) will be closed for the Martin Luther King Jr. holiday.
Library hours for winter break are as follows:
- Monday, December 21, 7:30am - 4:30pm
- Tuesday, December 22, 7:30am - 4:30pm
- Wednesday December 23. 7:30am - 4:30pm
The library (and college) will be closed from Thursday, December 24 through Sunday, January 3.
Library hours resume on Monday, January 4. See our hours page for details.
It's the end of the semester again, and you've got a lot of work to do. The library is here to help.
Beginning Monday, December 7, we'll be open extended hours. See the library hours page for a full schedule.
Bring Your Mug!
We'll also have free coffee & tea (and the occasional treat) to keep your energy up, so you can finish those final papers and prep for your exams.
Good luck with the end of the semester!
Library hours over the Thanksgiving holiday weekend are as follows:
- Wednesday, November 25: close at 4:30pm
- Thursday, November 26: closed
- Friday, November 27: closed
We will be open our usual hours on Saturday and Sunday.
- Saturday, November 28: 9am to 5pm
- Sunday, November 29: 11am to Midnight
Our favorite authors return to our Relax & Read shelves.
Our Souls At Night by Kent Haruf
last work centers around a lonely widow and widower who have known each
other for decades and now look to each other for companionship.
In The Unlikely Event by Judy Blume
A series of airplane disasters affect the lives of an entire town and in particular a group of teens in Blume’s first adult novel.
The Wright Brothers by David McCullough
The fascinating story of the two brothers who lifted off the ground and changed the world, told by a gifted Pulitzer Prize author.