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Library staff recommendation: Not a Box

To an imaginative bunny, a box is not always just a box. Continue reading

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Library staff recommendation: Asterios Polyp

Asterios Polyp by David Mazzucchelli 741.50924 M459a 2009 Greenfield Open Stacks Asterios Polyp tells the story of a renowned ‘theoretical’ architect haunted by the memories of his father, his dead twin brother, and the shortcomings of his career as he … Continue reading

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Library staff recommendation: Elmore Leonard’s 10 Rules of Writing

Elmore Leonard’s 10 Rules of Writing by Elmore Leonard, illustrated by Joe Ciardiello 808.02 L552e Greenfield Open Stacks Elmore Leonard is considered one of the best contemporary writers, so these important but simple rules shouldn’t be taken lightly. With a … Continue reading

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Library staff recommendation: The Acme Novelty Library #20

The Acme Novelty Library #20 by Chris Ware Greenfield Open Stacks 741.5973 W22a20 The latest installment of Chris Ware’s Rusty Brown storyline, The Acme Novelty Library #20 focuses on the supporting character of Jordan Lint, a bully in Rusty’s school. Ware shows … Continue reading

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Library Staff Recommendation: The Sandman

One of the most critically lauded comic series, The Sandman follows the literal king of dreams. Continue reading

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Library Staff Recommendation: The Amazing Adventures of Kavalier & Clay

Winner of the 2001 Pulitzer Prize for Fiction, this novel is a must-read for those interested in comics, religion and mythology, history, romance – well, everyone, really! Continue reading

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Library Staff Recommendation: Palestine

Greenfield Circulation Assistant, Mike Sgier recommends war journalist/comics artist Joe Sacco’s account of the Occupied Territories after the first intifada. Continue reading

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Cabinets of Curiosities: Selections from the University Libraries Special Collections

The exhibit Cabinets of Curiosities: Selections from the University Libraries Special Collections in the President’s Office gallery contains some unique and eclectic items ranging from an Imperial Court Robe to theatre costume illustration to artists’ books. Continue reading

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Welcome and Welcome Back!

The University Libraries staff are pleased to welcome new students and faculty, and to welcome back those who are returning. Continue reading

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SuMFA Food for Thought Lecture Series: Walter McConnell

Walter McConnell often uses unfired ceramics to visually discuss relationships between time, space, nature, and people. He will talk about his work this Thursday, July 28 at 1 p.m. The lecture will be held in CBS Auditorium in Hamilton Hall. Read on to find out more about him. Continue reading

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