Monthly Archives: September 2013

2013 Caldecott Committee Chaired by NMU Professor

NMU Education Professor, Dr. Sandy Imdieke served as the Chairperson of the 2013 Caldecott Committee. This committee is sponsored by the American Library Association and is charged with selecting a book/artist of the most distinguished American picture book for children. … Continue reading

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Historical texts and oral collections

This past year the library has added four collections of primary documents and oral history collections from Alexander Street Press: North American Immigrant Letters, Diaries, and Oral Histories North American Women’s Letters and Diaries Oral History Online American Civil War: … Continue reading

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Printing at the Library: Answers to your Questions (updated September 2014)

Printing at the Olson Library is outlined here. Your NMU issued laptop has all the printers loaded, and as noted in the link, the printers are Library Laser (for black & white) or Color Library Laser. Are you using your … Continue reading

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Olson Library marks its 50th year as a Federal Depository Library

Come join the Constitution Day celebration as the Lydia M. Olson Library marks its 50th year as a Federal Depository Library on Tuesday, September 17.  Cake and cookies will be served and free copies of the Constitution will be handed … Continue reading

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OneSearch having intermittent problems

In the past few days some of you may have received a notice that the OneSearch is unavailable.  The company–Serials Solutions–has acknowledged this problem and is working on a solution. The problem affects not only NMU, but other subscribers across … Continue reading

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Accessing Streaming Videos

Olson Library  takes pride in adding online, DVD, and VHS educational video programs from PBS to our library’s catalog. At last count, there are 512 programs on a wide range of topics in the areas of current events, nature, science, … Continue reading

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