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Current Issue: Chimes 36 (June 2012)
Past issues:

Chimes 37
(December 12, 2013)
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Chimes 36
(June 21, 2012)
* It's All About the People * Access Services ... aka The Check Out Desk * Adjuncts ... * Interns ... * End of a Cataloging Era - Susan Harding Resigns * Beginning of a New Cataloging Era * New Full-Time Serials & IT Technician * Changing of the Guard - Joan Carey Resigns * More Changes * Cannell Student Employees Shine! * Summer Quarter Faculty Information * The Databases, They Are A Changin' * DVD Pick of the Litter: Truth in Numbers? Everything, According to Wikipedia

Chimes 35
(June 16, 2011)
* New Library Website – Beta Until September 1 * Library Digitizes Student Newspaper – 1959-1962 * New Collaborative Study Area on the First Floor * Competitive Gamers “Clash at Clark” in the Library * IT Pro … Computer / Information Technology Books Online * Focus on Art in the Library … Kuan Yin, Goddess of Mercy * Winter Quarter Faculty Information * New DVDs … movies and documentaries dealing with deaf culture

Chimes 34
(November 30, 2010)
* Don’t Pay Fines … Books Can Be Returned During the Break * Why Your Students Need a Library Orientation (thanks to Saturday Night Live’s “Wayne’s World”) * NBC News Archives on Demand * 30 Clicks – December 2 – 12:15-12:45 – Skype! * Banned Books Display: Celebrating the Freedom to Read * Find Town Plaza Books in the Library Catalog * Jolly Good! [a new Clark at Clark ] * Winter Quarter Faculty Information * 24/7 Reference Service Will Be Off-line During the Break * From the New Books Shelf

Chimes 33
(June 16, 2010)
* Summer Quarter Reserves * GVRL - New Full-Text Encyclopedias * Quiet vs. Silent Study Rooms * Focus on Art in the Library - Branik's Tree * 24/7 Summer Reference Service * 30 Clicks - Will Continue Fall Quarter * New Browsable DVD (and CD) Collection * American Film Institute's 100 Greatest Movies

Chimes 32
(March 18, 2010)
* Open During Quarter Break! March 29 - April 1 * Lunchtime Login Lab for Students * Beginning of Spring Quarter Reminders * 30 Clicks: Information Tools at Your Fingertips * 24/7 Reference Service * New DVDs

Chimes 31
(November 25, 2009)
* Introducing ... AtoZ Maps Online * Where in the World Is Lori Wamsley? * O, Canada! * Native American Indian Heritage Celebration * New ... ESL/ENL Skills & Practice Collection * The Uncommon Information Commons @ CTC * New DVDs

Chimes 30
(June 3, 2009)
* CDs to De-stress Your Life! * Access to Textbooks for Students * Avoid a Fine! ... Return Reserves on Time! * We've Got Winners! * Start Tweetin' with Twitter * From the New Books Shelf

Chimes 29
(February 25, 2009)
* More Sunny Study Space * Get Your Motors Runnin' * Global Warming Solutions * ScienceDirect - Database Alert * Diamond Jubilee Display * From the New Books Shelf

Chimes 28
(October 31, 2008)
* Have Cat (and MLS) ... Will Travel * SUMMIT ... Bigger & Better in Late 2008 * What's IRIS? * Stream Along with Your Image-ination * Mental Health Mondays ... Books * Mental Health Mondays ... DVDs

Chimes 27
(May 21, 2008)
* Meet Cannell Library's New Director - Michelle Bagley * Children's Story Time Debuts! * What's a Caldecott Medal? * A to Zoo * Sherman Alexie * Pay Library Fines Online with E-Commerce * New Books ... How to Find 'em ... * From the New Books Shelf ...

Chimes 26
(February 8, 2008)
* e-Book Dreams Come True * Elections 2008 ... Who, What, When, Where, Why * Amazing Art and Music e-Books! * DVDs & Videos ... Check 'em Out for 3 Days * Reserving DVDs / Videos * A New Library "Hybrid" * Musical Chairs ... Library Style * Interim Survivor! * And the Winner Is ... ? * Life, Liberty & the Pursuit of Happiness in a Sighted World - Library Display

Chimes 25
(October 8, 2007)
* For All You Early Birds * Library Services on Blackboard * New Blackboard Connection to ERes * Course Reserves ... Your "How to" Guide * New One-Time Licensed Subscriptions 2007-2008 ... Use 'em or We'll Lose 'em * Book 'em, Dano! ... How to Book DVDs and Videos * How DO I Get a List of ALL the DVDs/Videos? * A Renaissance Baby

Chimes 24
(June 12, 2007)
* Get Blogging with Cannell Library * Over 10,000 e-books at Cannell Library * How to Find e-books in the Catalog * Welcome, Pavel! * And the Winners Are ... Outstanding Student Employee Awards; Quarterly Staff Excellence Award; Tenure at WSU-V; Pullin' in the Loot at Online Northwest * A World of DVD Treasures * I Need Medical Info ... STAT! ... New Database * I Need Legal Info ... LexisNexis ... New Database * Summer Quarter Hours

Chimes 23
(March 9, 2007)
* Bright, Shiny ... and in a New Location * Talkin' About Returning Books ... Circulation Highlights * ARTstor ... Only a Click Away * Quarter Break Hours * Return of the Quiet Study Room * New Online Book, DVD / Video Purchase Request Forms * Get Ready for Spring Quarter ... Reserves Deadline and DVD Booking * A Whole Lotta Numbers ... and Opinions - Polling the Nations * Meet Cannell Library's New Interim Library Director

Chimes 22
(December 1, 2006)
* Bada-bing! Get the Lowdown on the Latest Bling in OED * Welcome New Staff ... and Babies! * The Plant Behind Amanda * Quarter Break Hours * Spotlight on Business Source Premier * Reminders About Reserves * Video Booking * For Your Viewing - New DVDs * Keeping Up with "e-books" * A Duo of IT Pro "e-books" * Trivia Question - Answer

Chimes 21
(June 12, 2006)
* Change in Database Subscriptions * 2006 Library by the Numbers * Holiday and Quarter Break Hours

Chimes 20
(April 14, 2006)
* TILT Update: Email Results * New - Online Reference Service * Puzzled by Library Terms? * Chronicle of Higher Education - online * New Staff & Services for Reserves & Video Booking * Notice Any Changes? * Spring Quarter 2006 Hours * From the New Book Shelf

Chimes 19
(November 16, 2005)
*New E-Book Collections * Holiday and Quarter Break Hours * New ProQuest Databases * CultureGrams * Welcome New Staff * Reminders About Reserves * Titles from the New Book Shelf

Chimes 18
(May 23, 2005)
* Change in Database Subscriptions * Library/Media Director Retires * It Was a Rockin' Good Time * LIBR 105 * Congratulations on Publications & Achievements * Welcome New Staff * Renew Books Online * Break & Summer Hours * Reminders About Reserves * Thank You & Congratulations to Student Workers

Chimes 17
(March 9, 2005)
* Summit * LIBR105 * Updated Library URL * Scenes from the Classroom: Biology 101 * Titles from the New Book Shelf

Chimes 16
(October 21, 2004)
* New Databases * Election Links * Library Staff

Chimes 15
(May 21, 2004)
* Focus on Women's Resources: Books, Videos and Music.

Chimes 14
(March 10, 2004)
* The Annual Library by the Numbers Issue! * Library Drop-In Sessions

Chimes 13
(November 21, 2003)
* New York Times Historical Database, 1851-1999 * ProQuest Adds More Newspapers * Presentation Tips * "I Can't Use InfoTrac. I Have to Find a Real Article." * Poetry Reading by Tod Marshall * TILT Keeps Getting Better

Chimes 12
(September 26, 2003)
* New Online Catalog Is Here! * Updated Library Web Site * Do You Have a Course Web Site? * ACRL Internet Resources List

Chimes 11
(May 30, 2003)
* New Online Catalog * Summer Hours * Congratulations, Scott Root * Student Assistant Honored * Susan Stumped the Jocks! * Reminders about Reserves * New Reference Books

Chimes 10
(March 10, 2003)
* Have You Been TILTed?? * Reserves and Video Book Update * Books for Cultural Studies * Weeding Project: Library Liaison List * Spring Break Hours

Chimes 9
(October 22, 2002)
* Ask a Librarian -- Virtual Reference Service * Clark College Foundation provides new Projector in Library Instruction Lab * Study Abroad Summer 2002 -- French Club Display * Heads Up for Weeding * Project Vote Smart

Chimes 8
(September 24, 2002)
* Online Database Update * Information Literacy Presentation * Links for Faculty Web Sites * Cart Parade * New Titles for Business and Technology

Chimes 7
(May 30, 2002)
* New Summer Hours * Web Page Update * Summer Quarter Reserves * The Library By the Numbers * Really, Really, Really Light Summer Reading (Renaissance Kids Collection)

Chimes 6
(March 7, 2002)
* Online Resources (Literature Resource Center, Encyclopedia Britannica) * Annual Library Survey * Spring Quarter Reserves * Congratulation, Amy Waite! * Quick Bibliography: Gardening Resources

Chimes 5
(November 6, 2001)
* Quentin Robbins visit * Online Resources (CQ Researcher, IT Pro Collection, and * CIS Online) * Electronic Reserves * Web Sites: Atlapedia, Library of Congress Country Studies, and InfoNation * New Books

Chimes 4
(June 4, 2001)
* Summer Hours * Summer Reserves * Travel Web Sites * New Art Books

Chimes 3
(March 9, 2001)
* Oxford English Dictionary online * It's survey time! * Current three years of the New York Times, full-text, now on ProQuest * Placing Reserves for Spring Quarter * Web sites for educators * Books for teaching excellence

Chimes 2
(February 7, 2001)
* New microform reader * Web Pages celebrating African-American History Month * List of liaisons for collection development * How books get on the shelves

Chimes 1
(December 1, 2000)
* E-Res Demo * Winter Break Hours * Book review * Ten Tips for Creating Effective Library Assignments