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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

Learn about our media streaming services! Oct. 22

New Media Streaming Services and Blackboard Location: Hughes-Trigg West Ballroom Date: Wednesday, October 22, 2pm Lisa Daniels Wall, Fondren Library’s Media Collection Manager, and Bradley Boeke, OIT’s Director of Academic Technology Services, will demonstrate Central University’s Library’s recent media streaming

Dr. Eben Alexander Book Signing, Oct. 16

Thursday, October 16, 2014 Dr. Eben Alexander Presents The Map of Heaven: How Science, Religion, and Ordinary People Are Proving the Afterlife 6 pm: Author’s Reception. Cost, $30 (includes signed book). RSVP Required Cash or check accepted at the door.

Banned Books Week Virtual Read Out: Sept. 24

Banned Books Week: September 21 – September 27 Virtual Read-Out at Fondren Library Center: September 24 What: Read 30 seconds out loud from a banned book of your choice When: September 24, 2 – 4 p.m. Where: Fondren Library Center

S. C. Gwynne Book Signing, Oct. 2

Thursday, October 2, 2014 S. C. Gwynne Presents Rebel Yell: The Violence, Passion, and Redemption of Stonewall Jackson 6 pm: Author’s Reception. Cost, $30 (includes signed book). RSVP Required Cash or check accepted at the door. Signed book included. 7

Kathy Reichs book signing, Sept. 30

Tuesday, September 30, 2014 Kathy Reichs Presents Bones Never Lie 6 pm: Author’s Reception. Cost, $30 (includes signed book). RSVP Required Cash or check accepted at the door. Signed book included. 7 pm: Lecture and book signing. FREE. No RSVP

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