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Lydia M. Olson Library Closing at 5pm on Tues, Feb 12

The Olson Library will be closing at 5pm today, Tuesday, Feb 12, as NMU is closing and evening classes are canceled. Please be careful out there!  

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Olson Library Closed 1/31/19

The Lydia M. Olson Library is closed again today, 1/31/19, as NMU is closed. NMU is closed today 01/31/19 due to inclement weather. A decision regarding evening classes will by made by 2:00pm. The PEIF will open at 12:00pm (Noon).

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Olson Library closed 1/30/19

As NMU is closed, the Lydia M. Olson Library is closed today. If NMU opens for evening classes, Olson Library will open as well. Northern Michigan University is closed today 01/30/19 due to inclement weather. A decision regarding evening classes … Continue reading

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NMU Alum Named 2019 Library Journal Librarian of the Year

Congratulations to NMU alum, 2018 NMU Alumni Achievement Award winner, and director of LA County Library Skye Patrick, ’96 BFA, on being named Library Journal 2019 Librarian of the Year! Read more about Patrick’s approach to librarianship, inclusion, and diversity … Continue reading

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New Name for Edgar L. Harden Learning Resources Center

References to the building that houses the Lydia M. Olson Library, the Central Upper Peninsula and Northern Michigan University Archives, and the Center for Teaching and Learning will be changing in the very near future. The NMU Board of Trustees … Continue reading

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End of Semester Library Hours

To help prepare for the end of the semester, Olson Library will have extended hours the weekend before final examinations. Friday, December 7:…….7:30 a.m. – Midnight Saturday, December 8:…9:00 a.m. – Midnight Sunday, December 9:……9:00 a.m. – Midnight In addition, … 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 Fall 2018 semester finals week. Opens Sunday, December 9 @ noon and closes Thursday, December 13 at 2:00 a.m. (Wednesday night). Opens Thursday, December 13, at 5:00 a.m. … Continue reading

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Lundin Summer Research Fellowship and Honors Summer Research Fellowship

On October 25th, the Lydia M. Olson Library and NMU Honors Program held an event designed to showcase the 2018 projects, involving the work of six Lundin Summer Research Fellowship winners. Funded through NMU alumnus Rich Lundin, the “Anna and … Continue reading

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Zotero or Microsoft Word–life is too short to spend it typing citations

If you have a research paper due in the next couple of weeks and really hate doing citations, check out Zotero, an open-source citation manager. Zotero will help you store bibliographic information and pdfs, and will also format your citations … Continue reading

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Reserve a study room online!

With study rooms in high demand this time of year, get a heads up by reserving yours today.   All NMU students, faculty, and staff can reserve one of the library’s study rooms online.  You can make a reservation for … Continue reading

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