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EBSCOhost database issues

October 5, 2018

This issue was resolved on 10/11.

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Several EBSCOhost databases are currently not accessible:
Academic Search Premier
Environment Complete
Social Sciences Full Text

We are working with EBSCO to sort this out. We’ll update this post once the issue is resolved.

ProQuest ebook maintenance 10/27

October 3, 2018

ProQuest’s Ebook Central will be unavailable on Saturday, October 27th, for product maintenance. The downtime will begin at 10:00 a.m. MDT and is expected to last 90 minutes.

Home: Contemporary Indigenous Artists Responding

October 1, 2018

This exhibit gathers the work of 12 Indigenous artists working in printmaking, who each adopt a unique perspective from which to consider the ideas of community, place and belonging. Organized by Melanie Yazzie, professor of art at the University of Colorado at Boulder, this exhibition demonstrates an Indigenous relationship to home and homeland, enmeshed in a history of defense, sacrifice, resiliency and redefinition

The exhibit will be showing in the Fireplace Lounge of Dayton Memorial Library through Oct. 30. A reception and gallery talk by Melanie Yazzie will take place on Oct. 11 at 4:30 p.m.

Banned Books Week – Speak Out & Read Out 9/26

September 20, 2018

Join us at 12:00 p.m. on the front steps of the library for a Read Out of Banned Books in celebration of Banned Books Week (September 23 – 29)! Faculty, staff, and students are participating as readers. If inclement weather, we’ll be in the library fireplace lounge.

¡Únete a nosotros a las 12:00 p.m. en los escalones de la biblioteca para leer libros prohibidos en celebración de la Semana de libros prohibidos (del 23 al 29 de septiembre)! La facultad, el personal y los estudiantes participan como lectores. Si las inclemencias del tiempo, estaremos en el salón de chimenea de la biblioteca.

International Day of Peace, Sept. 21st

September 11, 2018

Stop by the library to check out our display in honor of International Day of Peace (September 21st). This year’s theme “The Right to Peace – The Universal Declaration of Human Rights at 70” was chosen to celebrate the 70th anniversary of the Declaration of Human Rights.

Visit the following websites to learn more about the Right to Peace.

https://www.un.org/sustainabledevelopment/development-agenda/
https://www.un.org/sustainabledevelopment/sustainable-development-goals/
https://www.un.org/sustainabledevelopment/peace-justice/

Libraries for Peace display

Issues with Prospector search functionality – resolved

September 10, 2018

The issue reported earlier this week has been resolved. If you encounter any difficulties with search results displaying in Prospector, please let us know!

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The Prospector search functionality is not working properly; sometimes it yield search results and sometimes it doesn’t. If you’re having issues searching, please use the classic Prospector interface until this issue is resolved:
https://prospector.coalliance.org/search~S0

Getting to Gutenberg….

September 8, 2018

Come and see a facsimile of the famous book that started a revolution!

The Archives is hosting an exhibit featuring a facsimile of the 1454 Gutenberg Bible, given anonymously in honor of Dennis Gallagher, referred to as “Citizen Gallagher’ by the donor. This is the first major book printed using Gutenberg’s invention of movable metal type. Displaying examples of earlier bookmaking, come and see how and why the Gutenberg Bible changed communication and consequently the world!

Archive hours: Tues – Friday, 7:30am – 3:30pm. 4th Floor, Dayton Memorial Library.

page from a facsimile of the 1454 Gutenberg Bible

Looking Glass into a Jewish Wedding

September 5, 2018

In this new exhibit at the Dayton Memorial Library, Bryan Goldfeder is a Jewish glass artist based in Boulder. He shares the custom glass and photos of his recent wedding to open a window on Jewish wedding traditions. In the Doyle and Margaret Hartman Exhibit Gallery on the second floor of the library through the end of September.

Library closed September 3rd

August 29, 2018

The library will be closed on Monday, September 3rd, in observance of Labor Day. We’ll reopen at 7:00 a.m. on September 4th.

Brown & Gold: Here They Come exhibit

August 23, 2018

Brown & Gold: Here They Come

In the fall of 1968, a new force was introduced to Regis College. The first class of Regis women arrived in September and caused concerns for cherished traditions and embedded power structures. Brown & Gold: Here They Come provides a look at the student newspaper in the fall of 1968 and how the men and women of Regis began to settle into a new normal. The exhibit is on display through the end of September.

Issues of Brown & Gold from the fall of 1968 are available in ePublications at Regis University.