Thursday, December 21, 2017

Library Closed Dec 22 - Jan 1

Winter Break Library Hours  
 Monday, December 18 - Wednesday, December 20  8:00 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.  
 Thursday, December 218:00 a.m. - 12 noon
 December 22 through January 1 Closed
 Monday, January 2 - Friday, January 58:00 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.
 Saturday, January 6 - Sunday, January 7Closed
 Monday, January 8 - Friday, January 128:00 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.

Questions? Circulation Desk: 309-457-2190
When the library is closed, materials may be returned using the exterior bookdrop located by the west exit door.

Renew Materials Over Break

(image: NASA via Flickr Commons)
Taking off for the holidays? 

You can renew your library materials, both Monmouth and I-Share, via your library account:

Login, renew, and have a safe trip! 

Tuesday, December 12, 2017

Gift Buying Guide: Consumer Reports

Buying gifts this holiday season? Make informed choices using articles from Consumer Reports! 

For example: 
Air purification systems
Electric drills

Hewes Library subscribes to multiple formats of the handy guide; choose the format that's right for you.

  • Print monthly edition is browsable on the Hewes Library periodical shelves (main level)
  • Annual "buying guide" is shelved in the reference collection (east side, main level)
  • Online searching access within the MasterFile database (can use on/off campus)

Happy Holidays!

Friday, December 1, 2017

New Items at Hewes Library

New items are added to the Hewes Library collection on a continual basis. Recent titles have included:

  • Looting Machine by Tom Burgis
  • Polarized: Making Sense of a Divided America by James E. Campbell
  • Immersion: A Writer's Guide to Going Deeper by Ted Conover
  • Not  a Crime to be Poor by Peter Edelman
  • Bougainville, 1943-1945: The Forgotten Campaign by Harry A. Gailey
  • Holocaust Across Generations by Janet Jacobs
  • WTF?! An Economic Tour of the Weird by Peter Leeson
  • Theory of the Novel by Guido Mazzoni
  • Journalism and the Public by David M. Ryfe
  • What Psychology Majors Could ( and should) be Doing by Paul J. Silvia