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Cultural Influences in Marvel’s Black Panther

On June 9th, 2017 the first trailer for Marvel’s Black Panther premiered. The film, based on the comic book character by the same name, is directed by Ryan Coogler, and stars Chadwick Boseman as T’challa, the titular hero Black Panther. The movie will center on T’challa, the king of the isolated and technologically advanced African […]

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Be a Lifelong Learner: Take the 14-day Learn Harder Challenge!

If someone asked you “what are you learning in college?” you may respond with ‘subject knowledge’ or ‘writing skills,’ or ‘making coffee without a coffee maker.’ Can a college education help you fix your car? Manage your money? Learn a new skill, like playing piano? In fact, it can—by teaching you how to ask questions, […]

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GIANT Winter Periodicals Event!

We are featuring periodicals for a 2-week event to educate about what periodicals are and what format types they include as well as to highlight examples of periodicals in our collection.   What are periodicals? Periodicals, a word that can be interchanged with serials, are informative publications published on a varying but continual basis.  Periodical […]

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From the Archives: The Huntington Wholesale Furniture Company Catalogs

From the Archives: The Huntington Wholesale Furniture Company Catalogs Now that furniture market is winding down, we thought it might be fun to introduce the newest addition to the library’s digital archive collection: The Huntington Wholesale Furniture Company Catalogs. Huntington Wholesale Furniture Company was an avid participant in the National Wholesale Furniture Association or NWFA.  […]

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eBooks: We have ’em!

    Ebooks form an important part of the library collections at HPU. We are rapidly adding significant numbers of eBooks; we now have over 400,000 eBook titles, with nearly 100,000 added since May 2015. The Library Marketing Team (LMT) recently conducted an HPU eBook survey that revealed that a significant number of freshmen and […]

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