Thursday, May 12, 2016

Summer Hours

Hewes Library begins Summer Hours today.  The library is open Mondays through Fridays from 8am until 4:30pm daily.  Hewes will be closed to observe Memorial Day (May 30) & Fourth of July (July 4).

Monday, May 9, 2016

More ScotsRead Titles added to the Collection

ScotsRead titles continue to arrive.  Now that classes are wrapping up, consider checking out one of these for some light summer reading:
  • Sleep Evolution by Arianna Huffington
  • Rise of the Rocket Girls by Nathalia Holt
  • Lilac Girls by Martha Hall Kelly
  • Lust and Wonder by Augusten Burroughs
  • Glory Over Everthing by Kathleen Grissom
  • Obsession by Nora Roberts
  • Decent Proposal by Kemper Donovan
  • Most Wanted by Lisa Scottoline
All ScotsRead titles are available on the main floor next to the study tables.  

Friday, May 6, 2016

Journal of the Month: Communication Arts

Published by Coyne & Blanchard, Inc. six times per year, Communication Arts is a bimonthly magazine which Hewes Library subscribes to in print only, with issues dating back to 2007.

Communication Arts prides itself on being the go-to magazine for design, advertising, illustration, photography, interactive media, and typography.  It is the largest international trade journal of visual communications, and has been in publication since 1959.  Among a number of innovations, it was the first U.S. magazine printed by offset lithography and the first major design publication to launch a web presence.

The magazine hosts six creative competitions per year in graphic design, advertising, photography, illustration, typography, and interactive media.  They also host two websites: and  The publishers have established a foundation to increase diversity in visual communications.  The Foundation currently funds seventeen programs managed by educational institutions and non-profit trade organizations that help economically disadvantaged high school students develop portfolios to qualify for art school and provide college scholarships

See more on the Main Level of Hewes Library in the Current Periodicals section. You can also follow them on Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, or Google+.

Wednesday, May 4, 2016

Finals Hours, Spring 2016

The full schedule of extended hours is below for Finals:

Finals Week, Spring 2016

  • Wednesday, May 4: 7:30 a.m. - Midnight
  • Thursday - Friday, May 5 - 6: 7:30 a.m. - 2:00 a.m.
  • Saturday - Sunday, May 7 - 8: 9:00 a.m. - 2:00 a.m.
  • Monday - Tuesday, May 9 -10: 7:30 a.m. - 2:00 a.m.
  • Wednesday, May 11: 7:30 a.m. - 7:00 p.m.
Good luck on all of your exams and final projects!