October 18, 2017
by Jackie
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LGBT History Month

For the month of October, the DiMenna-Nyselius Library is celebrating LGBT History Month! LGBT History Month provides role models, builds community, and makes a civil rights statement about extraordinary national and international contributions from LGBT people. The Library’s display on … Continue reading

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October 3, 2017
by Jackie
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Tom Petty, Rock Icon

Tom Petty, the leader of the band the Heartbreakers, died Monday, October 2, 2017. To learn more about Tom Petty and his influence on rock, check out the Library’s database: Rock’s Back Pages.  Rock’s Back Pages is a collection of … Continue reading

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September 28, 2017
by Riham Majeed
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Plains Indians Ledger Drawings on Artstor

Check out the library database, Artstor, to see examples of Ledger drawings now featured at the Fairfield University Art Museum’s exhibit “Picturing History: Ledger Drawings of the Plains Indians”. Artstor is a digital library that includes over 2 million images … Continue reading

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September 25, 2017
by Lisa Thornell
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Banned Books Week 2017

Banned Books Week is an annual celebration of the freedom to read. It supports our Constitutional right, given by the first amendment,  guaranteeing freedom of speech and freedom of the press. Banned Books Week takes place 9/24-9/30 this year and the DiMenna-Nyselius Library … Continue reading

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