April 2010

Focus on Scholarship: Dr. Janet Colbert

Dr. Janet Colbert is a CPA and a certified internal auditor, as well as a Certified Forensic Accountant. She has published more than 100 articles in journals such as the Forensic Examiner, Journal of Forensic Accounting, Internal Auditor, and Journal of Corporate Accounting and Finance.

Brain Food for Finals & Extended Hours

Are you searching for the perfect spot to study during finals week? Look no further! Come to the Crabbe Library for free granola bars, candy, and other delicious treats as well as great individual and group study spaces. Enjoy complimentary snacks in the Crabbe Library lobby Monday, May 3 through Thursday, May 6, 2010 beginning at 8:00p.m. nightly.

Two Library Employees Nominated for Student of the Year

Two of EKU Libraries student employees were nominated for Eastern Kentucky University’s 2010 Student of the Year award.

24-Hour Access to the Main Library

ITDS and EKU Libraries have teamed up to provide a safe place for students to study during the overnight hours of dead week and finals week. The Crabbe Library Computer Lab, Java City Cafe and Atrium spaces will be accessible 24 hours and a security guard will be on duty to ensure overnight safety on the following dates:

Rock the Studio

Are you wondering what the Noel Studio for Academic Creativity is all about? Or are you just curious about all the construction going down in the Crabbe Library? Join us in Crabbe Library’s newly renovated Research & Instruction Commons on Tuesday, April 20, 2010 from 3-5p.m.

International Cinema Series: Day Break

Join EKU Libraries Tuesday, April 20, 2010 at 6:30 p.m. in Main Library Room 108 for an International Cinema Series presentation of Day Break (Iran, 2007).

Alumni Weekend @ EKU Libraries

Join Eastern Kentucky University Libraries on Saturday, April 24, 2010 from 1:00 – 4:00 p.m. in the Grand Reading Room of the Crabbe Library for a special reception featuring exclusive tours of the forthcoming Noel Studio for Academic Creativity, tours of the University Archives, and a historical photographic display entitled Maroon & White in Black & White.

Spend the Afternoon with Amy Greene

Join us for a special presentation by Amy Greene, author of Bloodroot, on Thursday, April 15, 2010, 2:30-3:30 p.m.

Colloquium: Meditation - a Technique for Enhancing Scholarship

Everyone is invited to join us on selected Friday afternoons at 3:30 p.m. in Crabbe Library Room 201 for a hour of informal, moderated conversation over print, video or audio material on various topics selected by EKU faculty. Refreshments will be provided by EKU Student Government Association.

Colloquium: the Meaning of Life

Everyone is invited to join us on selected Friday afternoons at 3:30 p.m. in Crabbe Library Room 201 for a hour of informal, moderated conversation over print, video or audio material on various topics selected by EKU faculty. Refreshments will be provided by EKU Student Government Association.

Colloquium: Marji - Popular Commix Heroine Breathing Life into the Writing of History

Everyone is invited to join us on selected Friday afternoons at 3:30 p.m. in Crabbe Library Room 201 for a hour of informal, moderated conversation over print, video or audio material on various topics selected by EKU faculty. Refreshments will be provided by EKU Student Government Association.

Celebrate National Library Week 2010

Popcorn and a Movie

Start your week off right with popcorn and movie!  Visit the Crabbe Library on Monday, April 12, 2010 between 1:00 – 4:00 p.m.  Tell us what you love about your library and get a FREE bag of popcorn.