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Winter Open Hours 2020

3 weeks 4 days ago
Clark Libraries open at 8:00 a.m. on Monday, January 6 Cannell Library Monday-Thursday: 8:00 a.m. – 8:00 p.m. Friday: 8:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m. Saturday: 1:00 p.m. – 5:00 p.m....
Connie

Quarter Break Closure

1 month 3 weeks ago
Quarter Break Cannell Library and the CTC iCommons close for quarter break beginning Thursday, December 12 at 6:00 p.m. Extended loan netbooks and calculators must be returned by Thursday, December 12 at 5:30 p.m. or a late fine will be charged. Need to request or renew a book? You can always do so online by […]
Connie

This Week in History, Dec. 1st – 7th.

1 month 3 weeks ago
“As long as I live, I will never be a party to anything as un‐American as a blacklist,” —Eric Johnston, president of the MPAA, who in 1947 did an about face with his involvement with The Waldorf Statement This week in 1947 The Waldorf Statement was released. In October of 1947, the House Un-American Activities Committee […]
Wayne Woods

Thanksgiving and Native American Heritage Day Closure

2 months ago
  The Cannell Library and the CTC iCommons close for the Thanksgiving and Native American Heritage Day holiday on Wednesday, November 27 at 4:30 p.m. Both locations will remain closed Thursday, November 28–Sunday, December 1. Cannell and the CTC iCommons will reopen on Monday, December 2 at 8:00 a.m.  
Connie

This Week in History, Nov. 24th – 30th

2 months ago
“Fiction is too beautiful to be about just one thing. It should be about everything.” Arundhati Roy This week we celebrate the birthday of author Arundhati Roy, 1997 winner of the Man Booker Prize for Fiction. You may find her prize winning semi autobiographical novel, The God of Small Things, in the General collection at […]
Wayne Woods

CTC iCommons Browsing Collection

2 months 1 week ago
Are you interested in learning about Japanese art, culture or design and need to know where to find some interesting titles? We currently are featuring books on Japan in our Browsing Collection at CTC! We are are featuring books on Japanese calligraphy, history, the art of woodblock prints plus the art of Japanese paper to […]
Connie

This Week in History, Nov. 17th – 23rd.

2 months 1 week ago
“There is only one failure in life possible, and that is not to be true to the best one knows.” George Eliot This week we celebrate the bi-centennial birthday of author Mary Anne Evans, AKA George Eliot. She was the author of seven novels including Silas Marner, The Mill on the Floss and Middlemarch. Her […]
Wayne Woods

This Week In History, Nov. 10th – 15th.

2 months 2 weeks ago
  “I’ve been absolutely terrified every moment of my life – and I’ve never let it keep me from doing a single thing I wanted to do.” Georgia O’Keeffe Recognized as “The mother of American modernism”, artist Georgia O’Keeffe was born this week in 1887. Find out more about her life and work in The art […]
Wayne Woods

Veteran’s Day Closure

2 months 3 weeks ago
Clark Libraries are closed in observance of Veteran’s Day on Monday, November 11. We are open regular hours again on Tuesday, November 12. Cannell Library Open Hours: Monday-Thursday: 8:00 a.m. – 8:00 p.m. Friday: 8:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m. Saturday: 1:00-5:00 p.m. Sunday: CLOSED CTC iCommons Library Open Hours: Monday-Thursday: 8:00 a.m. – 6:00 p.m. […]
Connie

This Week in History, Nov. 3rd – Nov. 9th

2 months 3 weeks ago
The first priority of humankind in this era is to establish an effective system of world law that will assure peace with justice among the peoples of the world.” – Walter Cronkite This week we celebrate the birthday of broadcast journalist and anchorman Walter Cronkite, who could well be considered an icon of his generation. […]
Wayne Woods

This Week In History

2 months 4 weeks ago
This week the city of Athens, GA will celebrate Harriet Powers Day.  A former slave, Quiltmaker Harriet Powers was born this week in 1837.  Her work is considered among the finest examples of Southern quilting from the 19th century. One of only two surviving examples of her work, the “Bible Quilt” is currently exhibited in the […]
Wayne Woods
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