Warsaw Rising 1944 – lecture and exhibit

On Thursday, October 2nd, 2014, Dr. Michael Peszke will deliver a lecture entitled, The 70th Anniversary of the End of the Warsaw Rising. Dr. Peszke is a historian of the Polish Armed Forces in World War II. The lecture is sponsored by the Polish Studies Program, and will start at 7:00pm in the Burritt Library, Special Collections Room, located on the 2nd Floor. The exhibit is available for viewing on the 2nd floor of the library and consists of material related to the Uprising from the library Polish Heritage Collection.
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Glimpses from Our Past: Connecticut State Normal School & Teachers College of Connecticut

Graduates - 1887Please visit the Burritt Library and enjoy the exhibit on the 2nd floor. The new exhibit contains material from the University Archives and illustrates the beginning of CCSU, which in 1849 was the State Normal School and in 1933 became Teachers College of Connecticut. You can trace the history through collections of photographs of students, faculty and administrators; early publications of curriculum, student papers and alumni records. Sporting events programs and related memorabilia are also on display. The exhibit is open during library hours and will run through the end of August.
For more information contact special collections Dpt. at 860 832-2085

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Fall 2014 Library Hours Now Posted!

The Fall Semester 2014 Library Hours have have been posted to library.ccsu.edu/calendar/month.php. You will be able to view all the hours from August 28 to December 31, 2014.

New Circulation Desk - Burritt Library

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Library Hours for August

From August 2-27, the library will be OPEN Monday through Friday, 8am-4:45pm, and CLOSED Saturdays and Sundays.

To view all our library hours, please go to http://library.ccsu.edu/calendar/month.php.

Enjoy the rest of your summer!

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Summer Travels? Practice a new language with Mango Languages!

*To access Mango Languages, click on the databases tab toward the top right of the library’s website. Then click on M from the A-Z list and click on Mango Languages. (If you are off campus you will be prompted for your Pipeline username and password.)

Mango is an online language learning system teaching practical conversation skills for a wide variety of popular languages, such as Spanish, German, French, Mandarin Chinese, Arabic, Russian, and many others. The first time you use Mango you may want to set up a personal profile. This will allow you to keep track of your learning progress and re-enter the program where you left off. If you just want to explore first, use the “START LEARNING” button.

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Library CLOSED Labor Day/Weekend

The library will be CLOSED Labor Day weekend- Saturday, Aug. 30 and Sunday, Aug. 31-as well as Labor Day- Monday, Sept. 1.

We will RE-OPEN Tuesday, Sept. 2, 8am-10:45pm.

To view all our hours for Fall 2014, please go to http://library.ccsu.edu/calendar/month.php. Enjoy the Labor Day weekend!

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Library CLOSED July 4 (Independence Day) and July 5

The library will be CLOSED Friday, July 4 (Independence Day), and Saturday, July 5. We RE-OPEN Monday, June 7, 8am-7:45pm.

To view all our library hours, please go to http://library.ccsu.edu/calendar/month.php.

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Library CLOSED Saturday, June 28

The library will be CLOSED Saturday, June 28, and RE-OPEN Monday, June 30, 8am-7:45pm.

To view all our library hours, please go to http://library.ccsu.edu/calendar/month.php.

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Library Director, Staff Present at Library Mgt Institute

Library Director Carl Antonucci, Outreach Librarian Renata Vickrey, and Digital Resources Librarian Sharon Clapp presented at this year’s Library Management Institute in Philadelphia on June 16th. For more information on their work and/or the LMI Conference, please see the press release.

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The Latest Edition of the Library Newsletter is Now Available!

The latest edition of the Elihu Burritt Library newsletter is now available at http://library.ccsu.edu/newsletter/spr14_newsletter.pdf

Read about our visit to the State Capital, the Writing Hollywood/William Mann event, our newest librarian Martha Kruy, digital day, and more.

 

Enjoy!

 

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