Archive for January, 2009

EBSCOhost system maintenance 1/31 – 2/1

January 30, 2009

Please be advised that this weekend, from January 31 through February 1, 2009, there may be some intermittent access interruption to the EBSCOhost databases due to system maintenance. We expect the system maintenance to take place during off-peak hours.

Have a suggestion?

January 13, 2009

The library has set up a new email address for input or suggestions from library users.

The email address is

There are also paper forms in the library that users can fill out and deposit in the suggestion box.

Martin Luther King, Jr. Day hours

January 12, 2009

The Dayton Memorial Library hours for Martin Luther King, Jr. Day are:

  • Sunday, January 18th: 12:30 p.m. – 10:00 p.m.
  • Monday, January 19th: Closed

The Colorado Springs Branch Library will be closed on Monday, January 19th.

The chat with a librarian service will be open.

E-reserve system available

January 6, 2009

The library e-reserve system is now available to students and faculty. Spring e-reserve courses are now accessible. However, any material to be added to existing courses and new e-reserve submission requests will take time to complete as we work through the backlog.

Thank you for your patience,
Access Services Department

RU Reading, Spring 2009

January 5, 2009

RU Reading is a monthly event for Regis University to promote reading. Sponsored by the Regis University Library, these events will feature a person reading aloud a work of their own choosing, by their own hand or by another. All Regis University students, faculty and staff are welcome to attend these readings.

Each event will last an hour, usually 4:00 – 5:00 p.m., with a short time for questions or discussion and light snacks.

Date: Tuesday, April 21st
Time: 4:00 – 5:00 p.m.
Featured Reader: Dr. Deb Bennett-Woods
Dr. Bennett-Woods is Director, Health Care Ethics, in RHCHP. She will be reading from her new book, “Nanotechnology: Ethics and Society.”
Location: Fireplace lounge, Dayton Memorial Library

RU Reading Spring 2009 schedule:

* Tuesday, January 20th – Byron Plumley
* Tuesday, February 17th – Linda Gruno
* Tuesday, March 17th – Dr. Lara Narcisi
* Tuesday, April 21st – Dr. Deb Bennett-Woods

Podcasts of the readings can be found in the Regis Library on iTunes U.

Readers will be selected by the RU Reading Committee composed of Kristi Kirby, Manijeh Pourgolafshani, Elizabeth Cook, Janet Lee, and Ivan Gaetz. This program is made possible through a generous donation of Mary (LHC ‘52) and Tom Rollins.

For more information, please contact