Document Type

News Article

Department (Manual Entry)

Office of the Director


The 11th issue of the library newsletter (spring, 2013)

Inside this Issue:

Front Page

--Director's statement by Hedi BenAicha

--Share Your iPad Experience and Win a $25 iTunes Gift Card by Kieran Ayton

Our Staff (p.2)

--Librarians Have All the Fun! Judith Stokes, E-Resources & Serials Librarian by Debra Thomson

In Their Own Words... (p.3)

--Steve Saba, Student Employee in the Acquisitions & Gifts Office

--Melinda Golembeske, Student Intern in Digital Initiatives

What's Happening @ Adams... (p.4)

--Library Spring Lecture Series

--Global Lens 2013 by Debra Thomson

--Other Events and Exhibits

--Art in the Library

Collections (p.5)

--1,100 DVDs and Counting! by Debra Thomson

--The E-Column: Usage Assessment by Judith Stokes

--Exhibit Space Awaiting Your Inspiration! by Debra Thomson

Special Collections (p.6-7)

--A Tale of Two Cape Verdean Immigrants: Chef Eduardo da Graca and Attorney Antonio de Jesus Cardozo by Marlene Lopes

Spring Lecture Series (p.8-9):

  • Dr. Praveena Gullapalli on Playing with Fire: Iron and Glass Production in Ancient South India by Debra Thomson
  • Dr. Erik Christiansen on Channeling the Past: Politicizing History in Postwar America by Carla Weiss
  • Carlos Andres Gomez on Man Up: Cracking the Code of Modern Manhood by Ellen Morais
  • Dr. Maureen Reddy on Postmortem for the Celtic Tiger: Irish Murder by Tana French, Declan Hughes and Ken Bruen by Carla Weiss

Book Reviews (p.10-11)

--Leading with Honor: Leadership Lessons from the Hanoi Hilton (by Lee Ellis) review by Dr. Paul Jacques, Assistant Professor of Management and Marketing

--The Round House (by Louise Erdich) review by Judith Stokes, E-Resources and Serials Librarian

--Man Up: Cracking the Code of Modern Manhood (by Carlos Andres Gomez) review by Monica Rodriguez

Back Page (12)

--Friends of Adams Library Annual Spring Excursion by Debra Thomson

--Library Book Sale: April 13-27 by Debra Thomson