Starbucks Extends Hours For Finals in Fondren

December 5, 2016

To accommodate the long nights of studying, SMU Dining Services has extended Finals Hours for the Starbucks in Fondren Library! Monday 12/5 – Friday 12/9: 7AM – Midnight Saturday 12/10: 7AM – 3PM Sunday 12/11: Noon – Midnight Monday 12/12

Paws and Take a Break

December 2, 2016

Reduce the stress of studying for finals! Spend some time with a therapy dog! About the Event: Our canine friends from Pet Partners will visit with students to help reduce stress from finals.  Research has shown that spending 5-24 minutes with a calm

Late Night Snacks: Free Food!

December 2, 2016

Late Night Snacks returns to Fondren Library! Join us for free snacks while you study in Fondren during the Reading Days. Late Night Snacks will be brought to you by SMU Dining Services. Find the menu by following @smudining on

Long Night Against Procrastination

December 1, 2016

Start your finals week right and finish your semester strong by joining us for Fondren Library’s first ever Long Night Against Procrastination! The Long Night Against Procrastination, or LNAP, is a structured environment with timed study sessions and breaks to help keep you productive

Library Staff Music Playlist: Listen Now!

December 1, 2016

Listen Now! Get the playlist Finals are almost here so it is time to hit the books! Enjoy a playlist of hand-picked songs from the Libraries Staff to help you focus while studying. Have Spotify Premium on your phone? Enter spotify:user:ncdsatsmu into the Spotify search.

Food for Library Fines

November 28, 2016

In the spirit of holiday sharing, Bridwell Library and Central University Libraries are once again collecting food donations for the North Texas Food Bank in return for waiving library fines. For every donation of a can or package of non-perishable

October 5th is Ask An Archivist Day!

September 29, 2016

  Every wonder what archivists do? Do you have questions about rare items in our collections? Well here is your opportunity to ask all the questions! October 5th is Ask An Archivist Day. Archivists around the United States will be on

Faculty Information Literacy Stipend Winners are Announced

September 22, 2016

Central University Libraries is pleased to announce the first recipients of the Faculty Information Literacy Stipend. Both Dr. Kathleen Gallagher and Dr. Beth Newman are implementing assignments into a Fall 2016 course that address information literacy concepts and skills, working

GIS@SMU Kick Off! Thursday 9/29 at 5PM

September 21, 2016

Interested in what’s happening with mapping and GIS at SMU? Help kick off this year’s GIS@SMU research cluster on Thursday September 29th at 5pm in the Group Projects Room, Room 106 in Fondren Library. Klaus Desmet (economics), Mark McCoy (Archaeology)

2015-2016 CUL Annual Report Available Online

September 15, 2016

The Central University Libraries 2015 – 2016 Annual Report is available online.  Learn about the Fondren Library renovation, library accomplishments, and staff achievements. 2015 – 2016 A 21st Century Transformation Mustangs Give Back Friends of the SMU Libraries grants Scrapbooks for

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