Preservation Week 2015


FREE Preservation Week bookmarks now in the library ... with tips on preserving specific types of material like comic books, electronic media, and photographs. [more]

Image Use Survey


Dear Otis Community, The Library is conducting assessment and could use your support in sharing your feedback about Library Services. The Visual Resources Center (VRC) would like to know how you find and use images for teaching/instruction/research to help us better serve your needs. Please take a moment and fill out the Image Use Survey. Take the Survey! Survey will close on May 15, 2015. Thank you! [more]

Bookmaking Projects

Bookmaking Projects 2014

Work from Fall 2014 BOOKMAKING PROJECTS CLASS is in the library vitrine through Sunday Apr. 12. Includes books by Frankie Hamersma, Alyssa Zack, Jonathan Duarte, Jamie Nichols, and Robyn Hwang.   [more]

The Great Library Giveaway, Movies Edition


As discussed in an earlier post, the Library is paring down its collections in preparation for the move to our new space in 2016. We are now weeding VHS tapes and DVDs, beginning with the Feature Films, Literature and Television sections. [more]

The Great Library Book Giveaway!

Weeding - illustration from 12th C. French Manuscript

It’s not what you weed—it’s what you leave. By the Library entrance, you may have noticed that there are many books being given away. That's because in preparation for our move to a new space in 2016, we are weeding the collection. People [more]

2015 Teaching Excellence Awards – Nominations Open


All Students, Faculty, Academic Program Directors, Assistant/Associate Chairs, and Department Chairs may nominate one candidate for the Distinguished Educator Award and two for the Excellence in Teaching Awards. Nominations will be open from Friday, [more]