Andrew Carnegie Medal Finalists

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Here is the shortlist for finalists for the 2014 Andrew Carnegie Medals for Excellence in Fiction and Nonfiction. The winners will be announced at the upcoming ALA Annual Conference in Las Vegas on June 28.

The BSC Library has all three nonfiction finalists:

We do not currently own any of the fiction finalists, but could get them for you via interlibrary loan.

Check them out!

Easter Holiday Hours

The Library will observe these hours for the Easter holiday:NLW flowers

  • Thursday, April 17 – 7:30 a.m. – 5 p.m.
  • Friday, April 18 – CLOSED
  • Saturday, April 19 – CLOSED
  • Sunday, April 20 – CLOSED
  • Monday, April 21 – 7:30 a.m. – 5 p.m.

Regular hours will resume on Tuesday, April 22,

Even when we are closed, the ODIN catalog and the Library’s databases are available 24/7.

 

Library Quest Contest

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Stop by the Library today to get the final clue , Clue 4, in our Library Quest Contest (for BSC students).

Here are the first three clues:

  • Clue 1 – This author is two faced.
  • Clue 2 – I was number 5 of 13. Born on 1636.
  • Clue 3 – 1758 British General James Wolfe is the earliest to be recorded using this terminology

When you think you’ve figured it out, put your completed entry form (available at the library) in the box at the reference/circulation desk .

The prize is a $25 gift certificate the BSC Bookstore plus 3 free coffees from Mystic Java and a BSC t-shirt.  The winner will be chosen by a drawing from the correct entries.

May the odds be ever in your favor

Doctor Who

The “Doctor Who” jigsaw puzzle (1000 pieces) is complete!

Thanks to everyone who put in a piece or two or three or more

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National Library Week Open House Today

You are invited …..

National Library Week Open House Celebration

Wednesday, April 16, 2014, 11 a.m. to 1 p.m.

BSC Library

Check something out, enjoy a cookie, and preview the annual student art show

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Library Quest Contest

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The first clue in our Library Quest Contest (for BSC students) was released yesterday and the second clue was released today at the Library.  Have we got you thinking?

Clue 1 – This author is two faced.

Clue 2 – I was number 5 of 13. Born on 1636.

The remaining clues will be released tomorrow and on Thursday at the BSC Library.

When you think you’ve figured it out, put your completed entry form (available at the library) in the box at the reference/circulation desk .

The prize is a $25 gift certificate the BSC Bookstore plus 3 free coffees from Mystic Java and a BSC t-shirt.  The winner will be chosen by a drawing from the correct entries.

May the odds be ever in your favor

National Library Week, April 13-19

National Library Week

April 13-19, 2014

Help us celebrate!

Come to our open house celebration on Wednesday, April 16, from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. AND check something out!

We will have cookies and you can get a preview of the artwork in the annual student art show.

We are also holding a Library Quest contest for students.  The first clue will be released today (Monday) at the Student Union between 12 noon and 1 p.m.  The other clues will be released each day through Thursday at the BSC Library.  The winner will be chosen by a drawing from the correct entries.

The Prize?  A $25 gift certificate to the BSC Bookstore plus 3 free coffees from Mystic Java and a BSC t-shirt.

National Library Week is a time to highlight the value of libraries, librarians and library workers. 

First sponsored in 1958, it is a national observance sponsored by the American Library Association (ALA) and libraries across the country each April.

NLW 2014

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