April 8-14 is National Library Week, an annual celebration of the life-changing work of libraries, librarians and library workers. Libraries aren't just places to borrow books or study — they're also creative and engaging community centers where people can collaborate using new technologies and develop their skills and passions.
To celebrate National Library Week, the Michael Schwartz Library will have the following events:
- National Library Week Celebration
- Monday, April 9th ~ 11:30 a.m. – 1 p.m.
1st floor of the library
Are you preparing for the end of the semester? Working on a research project, preparing a presentation, or getting ready to study for finals? Come to the National Library Week Celebration to learn about the resources available in the Library to help you accomplish your goals. There will also be free food and giveaways.
- National Library Workers' Day
- Tuesday, April 10th
National Library Workers' Day is a time to honor the contributions of all library workers, librarians, support staff, and others who make library services possible. Stop by and tell your favorite library staff member how they have helped you succeed.
- Annual Local Author Series featuring Daniel Melnick
- Wednesday April 11th ~ 3 p.m. - 4:30 p.m.
During this Friends of the Library event, local author Daniel Melnick, will discuss his novel, The Ash Tree.
- Open Textbooks Workshop with Glenda Thornton
- Thursday April 12th ~ 1 p.m.
This workshop for CSU Faculty will allow them to learn about open access textbooks and discover what is available in their field.