Author Archives: Beverly Mitchell

About Beverly Mitchell

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Goodbye Quarter Notes blog & hello Hamon blog!

Where are the new postings for the Quarter Notes blog? This blog has been retired and you may find archived postings here. However, we invite you to visit our new Hamon blog: https://hamonlibraryblog.wordpress.com/ for postings about the library’s collections, events, … Continue reading

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Writing Workshop

Hamon Arts Library is offering a half-hour writing workshop for students. It will cover types of writing assignments and the process as well as tools and resources to help. For any questions, please email either Beverly Mitchell at bmitchel@smu.edu or … Continue reading

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Dirty Gertie from Harlem U.S.A. screened by the Austin Film Society

Dirty Gertie from Harlem U.S.A., from the Tyler, Texas Black Film Collection, was screened in July by the Austin Film Society.  According to AFS Programmer Lars Nilsen, “The interest and value of these films comes from the fact that they are … Continue reading

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Hamon Library website gets a new look and enhanced features

The Hamon Library debuted an updated and enhanced website on February 9 that was designed with the information needs of the Meadows School of the Arts community in mind.  In addition to improved navigation, the website is optimized for a wide … Continue reading

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Are You Close Enough?: SMU Libraries as Learning Spaces

Marking 100 years since the first university library was founded in Dallas Hall, 2013 is being celebrated at SMU as the Year of the Library.  Here at the Hamon Arts Library, we are very pleased to be hosting the digital meta-exhibition Are You … Continue reading

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How do you do research?

Take our survey for a chance to win a Starbucks gift card.  https://www.surveymonkey.com/s/Hamonreference  

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Hamon group study room survey

Let us know your thoughts about group study rooms in Hamon by completing this brief survey!

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Happy holidays from the Hamon Arts Library!

The staff of the Hamon Arts Library would like to wish you a safe and joyous holiday season.  Hamon will be closed December 22-January 1.  Our hours for the remainder of the intersession are Monday-Friday, 8am-5pm. See you in the New Year!

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New books in the Latin American collection

Hamon recently received a small but focused collection of books on Latin American art from John Lunsford, former curator of the Dallas Museum of Art and former Adjunct Associate Professor in Art History at SMU. Most of these books are … Continue reading

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Hamon Arts Library 2011 Fall Book Sale

Hamon’s annual book sale for fall 2011 will be on Thursday, November 17th from 9 am – 8 pm and Friday, November 18th from 9 am – 5 pm. The Library will offer many music scores, books, numerous opera CDs, … Continue reading

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