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Kanopy Virtual Film Festival through Nov. 21

Join us for a virtual film festival hosted by Kanopy Streaming.  The Charleston Virtual Film Festival is being held in conjunction with the 2014 Charleston Library Conference. More than 170 films are available to stream. Producers include Kino Lorber Edu,

International Games Day @ Your Library: Nov. 17 – 21

Like puzzles?  Coloring books, table top games, playing cards, and more? Fondren Library Center and Hamon Arts Library will join hundreds of libraries throughout the country in November for the seventh annual celebration of gaming in libraries – International Games

Kathryn Harrison Book Signing, Nov. 13

Kathryn Harrison Presents Joan of Arc: A Life Transfigured 6 pm: Author’s Reception. Cost, $30 (includes signed book). RSVP Required Cash or check accepted at the door. Signed book included. 7 pm: FREE Lecture and book signing. No RSVP required.

Richard Paul Evans Book Signing, Nov. 8

  Saturday, November 8, 2014 Richard Paul Evans presents The Mistletoe Promise 11 a.m. Brunch and a Book – Author’s Reception. Cost, $30 (includes signed book). RSVP Required. Cash or check accepted at the door. Signed book included. 12 p.m.

Richard Norton Smith Book Signing, Nov. 6

Thursday, November 6, 2014 Richard Norton Smith presents On His Own Terms: A Life of Nelson Rockefeller 6 pm: Author’s Reception. Cost, $30 (includes signed book). RSVP Required Cash or check accepted at the door. Signed book included. 7 pm:

Free movie screening: Satan’s School for Girls, Oct. 30

Grab a friend and a blanket and head to Fondren Library for a completely free outdoors screening of a 70’s cult classic! “Satan’s School for Girls” (1973) is a made-for-TV horror film, in which a young woman investigating her sister’s

Jodi Picoult Book Signing: Oct. 27

Monday, October 27, 2014 Jodi Picoult Presents Leaving Time: A Novel 6 pm: Author’s Reception. Cost, $30 (includes signed book). RSVP Required Cash or check accepted at the door. Signed book included. The reception will be held at DeGolyer Library.

Drop by our Boulevard Tent on Family Weekend! Oct. 25

Family Weekend Tent – SMU vs. Memphis game Date: October 25, 2014, 9 a.m. – 11 a.m. Location: The boulevard – across from DeGolyer Library, SMU Campus (View campus and parking maps) Don’t miss the libraries tent on the boulevard

Grad Student Research Essentials Workshop: Oct. 16 & 17

Grad Student Research Essentials Workshop Learn tools for lit reviews and citation management. Develop expertise in database searching. Find materials, with expert librarians there to help. Three sessions available! Thursday, October 16: 10 a.m. – 11 a.m. Thursday, October 16:

Exhibit Opening and Reception: Defined by Light, Oct. 23

Thursday, October 23, 2014 Exhibition Opening: Defined By Light: Photography’s First 75 Years Images and objects from the collection of Jack and Beverly Wilgus in celebration of the 175th anniversary of the Announcement of Photography 6 p.m. Reception, Texana Room

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