February 2012

Spring Break Hours

Need library access over spring break?  The John Grant Crabbe Main Library will remain open with adjusted hours during the break to meet all your library needs.  The Main Library will be open Monday, March 5-Friday, March 9 from 7:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.

EKU Librarians Participate in International Book Fair

Eastern Kentucky University made an international impact on February 10 by participating in the 2012 Minsk (Belarus) International Book Fair. EKU librarians Clay Howard, Trenia Napier, and Emily Aldridge answered questions from Belarusian librarians during a thirty minute video conference hosted by the American Embassy, Minsk.

Colloquium: Doodles and Depictions

Join EKU Libraries Tuesday, March 27 at 2 p.m. in Main Library 204G for the fourth Colloquium of the semester, "Doodles and Depictions: A Graphic Language," moderated by Stefanie Ashley and Kare

Speech Anxiety Workshop

If you get nervous while preparing a public speech, you are not alone.  Studies indicate about 80 percent of people experience these feelings!  Visit the Noel Studio Discovery Classroom on Wednesday, March 28, from 5-6pm for a workshop focused on confronting speech anxiety.  Attendees will learn techniques to minimize the side effects and even ut

Are You Into Style & Design? Try Stylesight!

Have you experienced Stylesight?  This online resource, available through EKU Libraries, provides world-class content, tools and technology for creative professionals in the style and design industries, combines accurate forecasting and expert trend rese

Noel Studio Creativity Summit III

Join the Noel Studio for Academic Creativity on Monday, April 16 from 12-1:30pm for the Creativity Summit III, which will focus on faculty development in preparation for the Minor in Applied Creative Thinking. 

Colloquium: After-Birth Abortion

Join EKU Libraries Friday, March 30 at 2 p.m. in Main Library 204G for the fifth Colloquium of the semester, "After-Birth Abortion," moderated by Dr.

Colloquium: Silent Conditions

Join EKU Libraries Friday, March 16 at 2 p.m. in Main Library 204G for the third Colloquium of the semester, "

Need Help Preparing Your Taxes?

An Eastern Kentucky University accounting class is partnering with the Central Kentucky Economic Empowerment Project and Kentucky River Foothills Community Action Agency to offer basic income tax preparation for those making $50,000 or less. Students in Accounting 322 (Income Tax) will provide two levels of free service: income tax preparation service and free assisted self-service tax pre

Qdoba Study Break

Need a break from studying for Mid-Terms?  Visit the Main Lobby of the John Grant Crabbe Main Library on Wednesday, February 29 from 11 a.m.

First Friday Book Chat

Join EKU Learning Resources Center librarians and colleagues across campus on Friday, April 6 for a discussion of today's best children's and young adult literature.  Read a good book lately?  Feel free to come and share!  Book Chat happens the first Friday of each month from 1-2 p.m.

Surviving the Literature Review

Join the Noel Studio for Academic Creativity and EKU Libraries on Saturday, February 25 from 1-5p.m. in the Noel Studio Discovery Classroom for a half-day workshop on the literature review process, including researching, using Zotero to organize research, planning, drafting, and formatting.  A light lunch will be provided. 

Colloquium: Cognitive Enhancement

Join EKU Libraries Friday, March 2 at 2 p.m. in Main Library 204G for the second Colloquium of the semester, "Why Cognitive Enhancement is in Your Future (and in Your Past)," moderated by Rob Sica.