Got Questions? Ask a Librarian!

Ask a Librarian The Ask a Librarian feature is back!  Check it out on the Library's Homepage.  Email us your questions or comments.


And the winner is….

The results of the Library Halloween Decoration Contest are in.  Bragging rights go to the Computer Help Desk!Congratulations to Jesse Diaz, Brandon Coderre, Cindi Reyes, Guaira Hancock, Michele Ashmore, and LizMichelle Guzman.Thanks to all the students, faculty, and staff who voted. 

GPO and Searching for Information

Kudos to Cheryl LaGuardia, Research Librarian at Harvard University for bringing attention to changes that are coming to GPO Access. GPO Access is the site many researchers use to find out information on issues that affect the public in regards to federal government. This is a freebie site and libraries usually post the site in... Continue Reading →

On Display in the Library

Student-made Musical Instruments:    Students in Nancy Staples’ Music Appreciation class worked in groups researching, planning, and making a musical instrument.  Students could use any materials to construct their instruments—and they did -- cigar box, muffler, soda can, cookie tin, nuts and washers.  Students made a class presentation about their instrument and wrote a summary of the group’s... Continue Reading →

Library Halloween Throwdown

Library Decorating CompetitionThe service desks - Circulation, Reference and Computer Help - are having a decorating contest.  Drop by the library and vote for your favorite desk---candy included!

Stolen Art, Here in San Antonio!

There is a new exhibit opening this week at the McNay Art Museum -- "Reclaimed: Paintings from the Collection of Jacques Goudstikker" is a collection of paintings that were stolen by the Nazis during World War II. The exhibit will run from October 7 - January 10, 2010. (TPR story about exhibit)Check out these items from our library here at NVC... Continue Reading →

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