KUDOS to Hollie Gardner

March 4, 2015

KUDOS to Hollie Gardner for all of her persistence and hard work bringing therapy dogs to the library during finals week. In a recent application to SMU, a potential student wrote:  “…the one thing that really stood out to me about SMU

Dave Barry Book Signing, March 9

February 24, 2015

Dave Barry presents Live Right & Find Happiness (Although Beer is Much Faster) Monday, March 9 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

Featured Resource: ScienceDirect

February 24, 2015

Empower your research at every step. Discover ScienceDirect and experience fast and reliable access to a world of scientifi c, technical and medical content. ScienceDirect is a full-text database offering journal articles and book chapters published by Elsevier, including more

Featured E-Resource: Library PressDisplay

February 12, 2015

Library PressDisplay provides instant online access to today’s newspapers from around the world in full-color, full-page format. The expanding collection currently includes more than 1,200 U.S. and international titles — from 100 countries in 56 languages. Just like reading the

Research Workshops at Fondren: February Schedule

February 10, 2015

Get an introduction to research at Fondren Library Center!  Workshops are free and open to current SMU students. Research 101 Learn the basics of library research through this crash-course in library resources and services. Location: Fondren Library East, Room 323

Kate Alcott Book Signing, Feb. 19

February 6, 2015

Kate Alcott presents A Touch of Stardust 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 required. Location: Highland

Technology in the Archives–and at the Academy Awards

February 5, 2015

 Fondren Library Center Lobby On display through February 25, 2015 We could not imagine our daily life without technology staples such as calculators, computers, high definition televisions, smartphones and many other devices. Much of this modern technology started in the

New DeGolyer Exhibit: George W. Cook Texas/Dallas Images

January 29, 2015

New Exhibit at DeGolyer Library First Impressions: The George W. Cook Dallas/Texas Image Collection Dates: January 30 – May 15, 2015 Times: Monday – Friday, 8:30 a.m. – 5 p.m. Location: DeGolyer Library About the exhibit The George W. Cook

M.O. Walsh Book Signing, Feb. 12

January 29, 2015

M. O. Walsh presents My Sunshine Away 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: Mack

Book signing: Ezra Greenspan, Feb. 12

January 29, 2015

Book signing and lecture with Ezra Greenspan William Wells Brown: An African American Life Date: February 12, 2015 6 p.m. Reception 6:30 p.m. Lecture with book signing to follow Location: DeGolyer Library, Southern Methodist University About the book: Born into

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