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WAITING WITH A POEM

WAITING WITH A POEM Guest blog post by Allie Paladino – Library Marketing Team The elevator in Smith Library can sometimes be a little slow! While waiting for an elevator for a couple of minutes recently, I noticed that there is always a poem in a picture frame next to elevator. At first I did […]

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Library Marketing Team

LIBRARY MARKETING TEAM by Andrew Fair, Evening Reference Librarian Every year, HPU librarians work with students from the Freshman Success Leadership program, on library-related marketing initiatives. This year, a talented group of seven freshmen are looking at a variety of ideas, aimed at marketing the services and activities offered by HPU Libraries. In common with […]

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Get fit with… the library?

We have recently acquired several exercise DVDs, located on the 1st floor of Smith library. There are a variety of different kinds of workouts, from Pilates to Karate. I’ve highlighted a small sample our collection below. You can also view a full list of the exercise DVDs we have to offer, as well as some […]

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Freshman Leaders expand library outreach

This spring, a team of 14 Freshman Leaders worked with HPU Libraries on several library outreach initiatives. These students, nominated by HPU Student Success for their promising academic start at HPU, were part of the first Freshman Leadership Team, a new program in which freshmen contribute 1-3 hours of their time per week in departments […]

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The Importance of Sleep

As a third shift worker, I know all about the importance of sleep. Do you? Check out these videos from Films on Demand about sleep and dreams. If you don’t find anything interesting, you might still be able to use them to lull you into a restful state. Sleep: An Overview Presented by psychologist Steve […]

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Things to do in the library (other than study)

Students, we know you need a break! In no particular order, here are our suggestions:   1. Join our Book Club, and read the next book, The Interestings by Meg Wolitzer!     2. Have a coffee and enjoy a magazine on the Learning Commons balcony.         3. Borrow all of our […]

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