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Monday, December 11, 2017

New Library Search Interface


An updated and more secure version of WMU Libraries Library Search will be rolled out on Monday, December 18. The search box on the home page will be unchanged but the search results will have a slightly different look along with increased security. Clicking the Advanced or Simple search links will take users to updated search screen layouts but the same search functionalities as now. If you have any questions, please ask the Service Desk, (269) 387-5059.
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The new version Search Results page is more secure and you can use
the drop down to narrow results by type.

Friday, December 8, 2017

Special Christmas Books Exhibit

Christmas Books Exhibit for Children and Adults, from the Special Collections in the Rare Book Room, Waldo Library. Pieces by Dickens, Warhol, and others - pop-ups, classics, and miniatures. Waldo Lobby cases on first floor. During Waldo open hours until Jan 2.





Thursday, December 7, 2017

Open 24 hrs for Finals - Waldo

To support students in their study needs, Waldo Library will be open extended hours.

Starting on Sunday, Dec., 10 at 10 am. Waldo will stay open for 24 hours a day until Thursday, Dec., 14 at midnight.

Previous to that on Friday and Saturday, Dec., 8 and 9, Waldo will be open until midnight. http://wmich.edu/library/hours/fall-final-exam-hours

For safety Bronco Card door-swipe is requested for entry at late night during the 24 hr period, 2 am - 7:30 am.

Informational image promoting the 24 Hours Open of Waldo Library

Tuesday, December 5, 2017

Summary of Libraries' Accomplishments

Libraries Year in Review is a publication showcasing the progress and achievements of University Libraries.

Student success and employment are a large part of our year. Revitalized spaces and facility usage are expanding. The support of research and scholarship along with services is highlighted. Responsive programs and a rare acquisition are points of pride. A library collections summary and usage are also noted. 

University Libraries is a four library system: Waldo Library; Maybee Music and Dance Library, Dalton; Swain Education Library, Sangren; and Zhang Legacy Collection Center, Archives and Regional History. 

It has been a good year.

The 8 panel brochure is in the 'about' section of the website as a pdf file: http://wmich.edu/library/about

The colorful 8 panel publication showcases the Libraries' accomlishments