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Posted in Did you know | Tagged announcement, hours, Library |
Happy winter break! Here is the library schedule for the next few weeks:
–Dec. 11-15: open 8a.m. – 5p.m. EXCEPT closed Wed. Dec. 13, noon-2p.m.
–Dec. 16-17: closed all weekend.
–Dec 18-21: open 8a.m. – 5p.m.
–Dec. 22-Jan. 1: closed.
–Jan. 2-5: open 8a.m. – 5p.m.
–Jan. 6-7: closed.
The Press will be closed for the entire break; the 24-hour room at the west entrance will be open throughout break.
You can always view all the library’s hours on our calendar.
Posted in Did you know | Tagged Campus Resources, How to, Library, Printing |
How much does printing cost? A single page (one side) of a black & white printout costs 1 print credit. A single color page (one side) printout costs 5 print credits. Students receive 225 print credits per term.
How do I know how many print credits I have? Log in to the WOU Portal and your balance will be displayed on your homepage.
How do I buy more print credits? Purchase additional credits through WolfWeb under the Student Menu. They start at 50 credits for $2.50 and go up from there. When you buy additional credits they are immediately available for use.
What if I don’t use all of my print credits? Whatever credits you don’t use roll over to the next term. However, accounts are wiped clean before each Fall term begins, and everyone starts again with 225 print credits.
Posted in Did you know |
There are two new exhibits for you to enjoy in Hamersly this term:
–>What Remains Is Poetry
An interactive exhibit that explores the history and creation of erasure poetry.
Curated by Zoe Strickland, WOU English Student, 2nd floor gallery
–>In The Picture, Revisited
A visual representation of an analysis of ableism in children’s literature.
Created by Dr. Chloe Hughes, WOU Education Professor, 3rd floor galleries
Posted in Did you know | Tagged Campus Resources, fun, Library, The Press |
The Press is now open earlier during the week and has hours on Fridays!
- SUNDAY: 1 pm – 8 pm
- MONDAY – THURSDAY: 8:30 am – 8 pm
- FRIDAY: 8:30 am – 3 pm
- Currently CLOSED SATURDAY
Posted in Did you know | Tagged Campus Resources, Library, tips, tutoring |
Need help with math, writing, English as a foreign language, or using technology? There are free drop-in tutoring services for all of these subjects right in the library:
–> The Math Center offers math tutoring Monday-Friday, and Sunday at varying times in Room 228 for both Math classes and non-Math classes like statistics. See the Math Center website for fall term hours.
–> The Writing Center holds night hours Sunday-Thursday from 7-10pm in Room 116. Writing tutors will work with you on writing projects for any course and any instruction level.
–> The English Tutoring Center holds night hours Monday-Thursday from 7-10pm in Room 228. Tutors can help international students with reading, listening to, and/or speaking English.
–> The Digital Media Center, located on the 2nd floor, offers help with technology-related class assignments and offers tutoring Monday-Thursday. See the DMC website for fall term hours.
Posted in Did you know | Tagged Campus Resources, ebooks, How to, ILL, Library, Summit, textbooks, tips |
Check out our Textbooks Guide for options to buy, rent, and borrow textbooks for your classes this term.
You’ll also find info about where to sell your textbooks back once you’re done with them.
Posted in Did you know | Tagged Hamersly staff, Library, survey |
We are conducting a space usage census this week. This means you may notice student employees with clipboards looking intently at your study space while you work in the library.
Don’t be alarmed! They are just counting how many people use the library each day and where they choose to work. Thank you for your cooperation.
If you have any questions or concerns, feel free to email us at email@example.com.
Posted in Did you know | Tagged Campus Resources, fun, Hamersly staff, instruction, Library, New Student Week |
Welcome to campus, new students! We hope to see you at one of our New Student Week sessions where you can learn about the WOU library and how to prepare for college-level reading (see your New Student Week book for full descriptions):
–>Student-led Library Tours – Where’s Wolfie?
Mon. 9/18, 11am-12:30pm, Hamersly Library (meet in the lobby)
Wed. 9/20, 9am-2pm, Hamersly Library (meet in the lobby)
–>Reading, Research, Writing, and ‘Rithmetic – What the library can do for you
Tues. 9/19, 4:15-5:15pm, Ackerman 139
Fri. 9/22, 12:30-1:30pm, Ackerman 139
–>You Want Me To Read What?
Wed. 9/20, 9-10am, Ackerman 141
Posted in Did you know | Tagged did you know, history, U.S. government |
Constitution Day is observed on September 17th each year to “commemorate the signing of the Constitution” and to “recognize all who, by coming of age or by naturalization, have become citizens.”
Celebrate your civic pride by learning more about the history of the Constitution and U.S. Government.
Posted in Did you know | Tagged Events, exhibits, Library |
It may be summer, but there’s still lots of good stuff going on at Hamersly. We have two new exhibits for you to enjoy and will be hosting an exhibit reception on Monday, June 26th from 3-5pm. We hope to see you there!
Stop by the 2nd and 3rd floors of Hamersly anytime we’re open to see the summer exhibits:
–>Into the Shadow (And Out Again): Posters from the Presidential Plenary of the Academic Excellence Showcase, in the 2nd floor gallery
–>Oregon in Paintings: Watercolors created while the artist was a visiting scholar at WOU, June 23rd – Aug 4th, 2017 in the 3rd floor galleries