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Library Staff Music Playlist: Listen Now!

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.

Angela Duckworth Book Signing, May 12

Thursday, May 12 Angela Duckworth presents GRIT: The Power and Passion of Perseverance 6 p.m. Author’s Reception. Cost, $30 (includes signed book). RSVP Required Cash or check accepted at the door. Signed book included. 7 p.m. FREE Lecture and book

Paws and Take a Break

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

Fondren Library Celebration, April 15

SMU TO CELEBRATE FONDREN LIBRARY TRANSFORMATION April 1, 2016 DALLAS (SMU) – The renovation of SMU’s Fondren Library, to be unveiled during Founders’ Day Weekend, features a transformation of information technology resources for student and faculty researchers and a restoration

Centennial History Book Release Party, April 15

Join the Fondren Library Celebration Friday, April 15 12:30 p.m. Dedication Ceremony, Fondren Library Center (more details) 1 p.m. Open house to follow, including Centennial History Book Release Party One Hundred Years on the Hilltop: The Centennial History of Southern

Leila Meacham Book Signing, April 21

Thursday, April 21 Leila Meacham presents Titans 11 – 11:30 a.m. Author’s Reception. Cost, $30 (includes signed book and lunch). RSVP required. 11:30 a.m. Complimentary light buffet. RSVP required. 12 p.m. FREE Lecture and book signing. RSVP not required. Location:

Apply to be a Living Library Book!

Deadline Extended to March 28th You have a story to tell! Apply to be a Human Book today. All Books must participate in a one-hour training session to prepare for the April 19th event. The application deadline has been extended to March 28th.   Event

Jacquelyn Mitchard Book Signing – March 29

Tuesday, March 29 Jacquelyn Mitchard presents Two If By Sea 6 p.m. Author’s Reception. Cost, $30 (includes signed book). RSVP Required Cash or check accepted at the door. Signed book included. 7 p.m. FREE Lecture and book signing. No RSVP

A.O. Scott Book Signing, March 14

Monday, March 14 A. O. Scott presents Better Living Through Criticism: How to Think about Art, Pleasure, Beauty, and Truth 6 p.m. Author’s Reception. Cost, $30 (includes signed book). RSVP Required Cash or check accepted at the door. Signed book

Dawn Tripp Book Signing, Feb. 10

Wednesday, February 10 2016 Dawn Tripp presents Georgia: A Novel 7:30 p.m. (please note time change): Free lecture and book signing.  No RSVP required. Location: Highland Park United Methodist Church, Wesley Hall (3300 Mockingbird Lane) About the book: Georgia O’Keeffe,

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