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A View of Current Library and Learning Commons Services

November 19, 2020 by alaskowski

As the pandemic emerged as our reality in March, we negotiated the numbness along with the rest of humankind. We

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Librarians are here to Help!  Now via Text!

November 17, 2020 by alaskowski

We are introducing a new texting feature as an additional way to find help and resources for your class assignments!

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From the Dean of Libraries and Learning Commons

November 10, 2020 by alaskowski

For the past few months, the term “uncertain times” has been used to describe the world we’re in right now,

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Our Commitment to Equity and Inclusion

June 4, 2020 by alaskowski

The EWU Libraries & Learning Commons joins our fellow Orbis Cascade Alliance members affirming our commitment to equity and inclusion. 

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Fifty Years Since Kent State: Demonstration at Cadet Hall, May 5, 1970

May 4, 2020

On May 4, 1970, Ohio National Guard members were called to keep the peace at Kent State University during a

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The Passing of Jay W. Rea

April 24, 2020 by alaskowski

Emeritus University Archivist Jay Weston Rea passed away on April 18th. Through the end of his life, he was a significant and heartfelt supporter of all things EWU.

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Library Resource Highlight: The Thomas L. Evans Civil War Correspondence Collection

March 25, 2020

A collection of Civil War letters donated by Mrs. F.M. Dickie in 1972 has been  digitized and is now widely

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Library Resource Highlight: The Smokejumper Digital Archive

February 28, 2020

A group of men gathered at a United States Forest Service station near Winthrop, Washington to test a theory. Was it practical

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5th Annual Libraries’ Wikipedia Edit-A-Thon Features ASEWU

January 27, 2020 by alaskowski

The EWU Libraries and Learning Commons conducted our 5th annual Wikipedia Edit-a-Thon:  For the Students, By the Students: 100 Years of

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Fall Event Highlight: The Women of Bauhaus

In the EWU Libraries and Learning Commons, we are creating opportunities for Eastern students and faculty to display creative and

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