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Library Quest Contest Winner

National Library Week Library Quest Contest

LibraryQuest

We have a winner! Congratulations to Krystle Jackson for figuring out the title and author of our mystery item.

The clues:

  • Clue 1 – This author is two faced.
  • Clue 2 – I was number 5 of 13. Born in 1636.
  • Clue 3 – 1758 British General James Wolfe is the earliest to be recorded using this terminology
  • Clue 4 – Postscript + 252 x 4 + 300 + dot + first letter + first prime number = ?

The answer?

A Connecticut Yankee in King Arthur’s Court by Mark Twain (AKA Samuel Langhorne Clemens)

For her efforts, Krystle received a $25 gift certificate to the BSC Bookstore, 3 free coffees from Mystic Java, and a BSC t-shirt.

Congratulations, Krystle!

 

Library Quest Contest

National Library Week Library Quest ContestPuzzled

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

Library Quest Contest

PuzzledNational Library Week Library Quest Contest

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