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Tod Marshall Poetry Reading Event

1 week ago
Happy National Poetry Month! Washington State Poet Laureate 2016-2018, Tod Marshall, will visit Clark College during his Southwest Washington Tour.  Marshall will read poetry in the Cannell Library on April 26, 2017 at 12 p.m. to 1 p.m. As an author of poetry, Marshall’s diverse subjects include containment, extraction, and transformation. Serving as the Washington […]
Tammy Boyer

iCommons celebrates hidden figures of STEM

1 week 5 days ago
We all loved Hidden Figures here at the iCommons, and so we decided to put together a themed display. Except for information freedom, there’s nothing librarians love more than a themed display, so this will be the first of many. The Clark library system has about 67,000 books, which sounds like a lot until you have an idea […]
Rachel Fellman

Libraries are for everyone!

1 week 6 days ago
Welcome to Spring Quarter! Did you know it’s National Library Week? Stop by Cannell Library or the iCommons at CTC and check out our new Libraries Are For Everyone posters.    
Laura Nagel

Transformation Through Renovation

2 weeks ago
Creating a new vision for the Clark College Libraries has been a cumulative process involving extensive planning and research. The library was closed to the public during Spring Break, but the staff were busy making the most recent improvements. You will notice new carpet and furniture. The new changes were implemented to combine function with […]
Tammy Boyer

Easter Closure and Hours

2 weeks 1 day ago
The Clark College Libraries will be closed during Easter Sunday. The Cannell Library will close at 5:00pm on Saturday, April 15th, and reopen at 7:00am on Monday, April 17th. iCommons at CTC will, as per regular hours, be closed Friday April 14th thru Sunday April 16th. They will reopen at 7:00am Monday, April 17th. Our outside […]
Keelie Wray

Quarter Break Closure and Hours

1 month 1 week ago
Cannell Library will be open regular hours Monday thru Wednesday and will close for the quarter break on Thursday at 6pm. The Information Commons at CTC will be open regular hours during finals week and will close for quarter break beginning Friday, March 24th and reopen Monday, April 10th. Finals Week Hours (03/20 – 03/23 ) […]
Keelie Wray

Transformation Through New Books

1 month 2 weeks ago
We all have choices and beliefs that will be influenced by our experiences and all books have the potential to inspire the reader. Three new books acquired by the Clark College Libraries examine the development of creative thinking, explore what it is like to live as a wild animal, and question our relationship with stuff. […]
Tammy Boyer

Open submissions for the iCommons student art display

1 month 3 weeks ago
The art display case is one of our favorite parts of the iCommons, and once again, we’re looking for student work to exhibit. In the past, we’ve displayed work in many formats, from Brad Brehe’s welded Cuban sculptures to Bruce Kelley’s “Diversity Pod” ceramics to the current display of oil paintings from Joe Macca’s class: If you’re […]
Rachel Fellman

Backup Links for Databases, Citing Sources, and Other Essentials

1 month 3 weeks ago
Due to problems with Amazon Cloud, the following Library links are temporarily not working:  “articles and databases”, “citing sources”, “class guides”, “subject guides” and “tutorials”.  Some of our databases, such as Science Direct Health Sciences, are experiencing issues with downloading PDF articles at this time. Here are some backup links that will help you with […]

Transformation Penguins

2 months ago
The Clark College Theme, Transformation, “represents a common idea that the entire college, and the community that we serve, can gather around” (Clark College 2017). Different groups on campus participated in a College Theme Contest to create a display of what Transformation means to them. View all contest entries, including the winning entry from Career […]

Presidents Day Holiday Closures

2 months 1 week ago
Clark Libraries Presidents’ Day Holiday Closures Cannell Library: Open: Saturday, February 18 from 1:00 p.m. – 5:00 p.m. Closed: Sunday, February 19 and Monday, February 20 Reopens at 7:00 a.m. on Tuesday, February 21 iCommons at CTC: Closed: Friday, February 17 – Monday, February 20 Reopens at 7:00 a.m. on Tuesday, February 21   Need […]

Televisions and Equipment

2 months 2 weeks ago
Televisions and Equipment Available at Clark College Libraries You have found the perfect resource for your research, but it is a VHS tape, and you no longer have a VHS player at home. Never fear, Clark College Libraries have VHS players and DVD combo units with Televisions available. Also, included for your convenience, and the […]
Tammy Boyer

Educational emergency? Let the CTC iCommons help!

2 months 3 weeks ago
Forgot your phone charger? Laptop in the shop? Do you need a copy of Rules for Writers, but can’t afford it because the laptop shop is charging you $200? Are you in Internet withdrawal because of the whole laptop/phone charger situation? Or is it an unexpected relief to get away from the Internet, except that […]
Rachel Fellman

iCommons Open House- January 30!

2 months 4 weeks ago
  The iCommons at CTC will be extending its hours to host an open house Monday, January 30 from 6:00 p.m. – 7:30 p.m. The purpose of this event is to help introduce students who attend evening classes after library hours to the materials and staff at the iCommons location. All Clark students and staff […]

We’ve Been Here Before

3 months ago
Rosa Clemente, the speaker at this year’s Martin Luther King Jr Day Celebration, reminded us that we’ve been here before. Here are a few stories, but certainly not all, of where we’ve been: Integration Nation: Immigrants, Refugees, and America at Its Best, a book by Susan E. Eaton After Stonewall, a streaming video/DVD film directed […]
Laura Nagel

MLK Day Closure and Hours

3 months 2 weeks ago
Martin Luther King Day is Monday, January 16, 2016. Clark Libraries will be closed on Sunday January 15th, and Monday January 16th in observance of this holiday. Clark Libraries will reopen on Tuesday January 17th with regular hours as follows: Cannell Library 7:00 a.m. – 8:30 p.m. iCommons @ CTC 7:00 a.m. – 6:00 p.m.
Keelie Wray

Commons Area Changes

3 months 2 weeks ago
Happy New Year! We are looking forward to a new term and opening on Monday, January 9, 2017 at 7:00 am. During the break we have been busy making additional changes in the Commons area. Electrical outlets and network connection boxes were installed. Plus, additional VDI stations have been moved to the Commons area. In the future […]
Tammy Boyer
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