|News from the Oscar Rennebohm Library
Best-Sellers make their way to our Relax & Read shelves.
by Donna Tartt
A mystery involving a grief-stricken teen and a painting of a bird.
Life After Life
by Kate Atkinson
A woman dies many times while exploring the alternate roads her life might have taken.
by Rachel Kushner
A naïve young artist travels an adventurous line between life and art.
The Last Time I Died
by Joe Nelms
A man reclaims bits of a repressed childhood when he dies, so he repeats the experience to gain more information.
by E. L. Doctorow
A probe into the difference between truth and memory as a man retells his life.
Beginning today, Edgewood College Information Technology Services has improved security on all Edgewood wireless networks (including the wireless in the library).
See their announcement, how to connect to Edgewood's wireless network, for more information and login instructions.
The library (and college) will be closed for winter break from Tuesday, December 24 through Wednesday, January 1. Happy holidays!Library hours resume on Thursday January 2. See the library hours page for a complete schedule.
Ready for the end of the semester? No? The library is here to help.
To keep your brain cells alert, we'll have free coffee and tea beginning Monday, December 9. Bring your mug!
To give you extra time to study, we'll be open extended hours beginning Tuesday, Dec. 10 (most nights until 1am). See the library hours page for details.
Of course if you're having research troubles, or questions on citing sources in your final papers, the library can help you with that too. Just ask a librarian!
The library will be closing at 4:30pm on Wednesday, November 27. We'll also be closed on Thursday and Friday. Regular library hours will resume on Saturday, November 30. See the library hours page for a full schedule.
There is now an easy way to import items from the library catalog into RefWorks. You can do that directly within RefWorks.
In the RefWorks menu, go to Search and then click Online Catalog or Database, and search Edgewood College.
Our help page, How do I import catalog items into RefWorks, has detailed instructions.
RefWorks is a bibliography and citation manager, that can
help you format bibliographies and citations in your papers. Check our RefWorks research guide for more information, including how to use it.
Everyone had a great time at this year's Murder in the Library (despite all the killing).
We've posted some photos from the show on our facebook page.
Are you tired of searching for love in all the
wrong places? Well search no more, the library has your love. Come on in and
check out the selection of "dates" in our...
Blind Date with a Book
The rules for dating:
- Browse your date's profile page (a.k.a. book card).
- Meet your date at the front desk (check out your book).
- Enjoy them, or reject them. It's your date.
- Feel free to speed date, ditch them, or move on to another. They won't feel offended.