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Olson Library Homecoming 2018 Celebration

Join us for a day of fun, family-friendly Homecoming activities, Saturday, Sept. 22, from 9am-1pm. Continue reading

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MeLCat – a great way to get books, videos, and more!

MeLCat is a book and video loan system brought to you by the libraries of Michigan featuring our very own Olson Library. It offers personal selection and fast delivery directly to our library. Over 450 libraries participate in MeLCat, offering … Continue reading

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Off the Beaten Path: A Guide to Michigan Road Trips

With summer so close, thinking of ways to meet up with friends is difficult. When money is tight, look into camping and other Michigan attractions! The Lydia Olson Library offers a variety of travel guides that take you around Michigan. They include … Continue reading

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Bike Share is Back!!

8 new bicycles are ready for check out at the library service desk, courtesy of ASNMU (old link, but that’s their webpage).  They are outside the 2nd floor of the LRC at the entrance nearest New Science. To check out … Continue reading

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Library Renovation Planning Survey

It’s your library! Help us re-imagine it! All students, faculty, staff, alumni, and community members, we need you to help us plan for the future of the Lydia M. Olson Library. We’re starting to gather ideas, and we need you … Continue reading

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Jamrich Hall as a 24-Hour Study Lounge During Finals Week

Below is the schedule for the extended study hours in Jamrich hall for the Winter 2018 semester finals week. Opens Sunday, April 29 @ noon and closes Thursday, May 3 at 2:00 a.m. (Wednesday night). Jamrich Hall hours during the remainder of the … Continue reading

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Dog Night Returns to the Library

The Pet Partners therapy dogs will be back in the library on Thursday, December 6 and Tuesday, December 11 from 7:00 – 9:00 p.m.  Stop by the library to relax before exams!  Therapy dogs and coloring supplies provided.

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Escape Room!

  Harry Potter and the Library Escape Room Reservations Click HERE to make your reservation! About April 21st to April 22nd Saturday: Noon to 6pm | Sunday: 1pm to 7pm $1 Per Person Library Room 223 This Harry Potter Themed … Continue reading

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Extended Library Hours for Finals

In preparation for finals, the Olson Library will have extended hours this weekend. Friday, April 27:…….7:30 a.m. – Midnight Saturday, April 28:…9:00 a.m. – Midnight Sunday, April 29:……9:00 a.m. – Midnight In addition, Jamrich Hall will be open as a … Continue reading

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The Library’s new Digital Media Tutoring Center is now open!

Olson Library has opened a new tutoring center to help students with class assignments involving media. The Digital Media Tutoring Center, located in the old Microcard Reading Room on the 2nd floor of the library, contains three workstations with 34″ … Continue reading

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