Posted by: haggertylibrary | September 21, 2016

National Hispanic Heritage Month

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This month, actually running September 15 – October 15, celebrates the histories, cultures and contributions of American citizens whose ancestors came from Spain, Mexico, the Caribbean and Central and South America.

Find the official site (which explains why the “month” starts midway through), plus a variety of library resources and Websites in Haggerty Help Guides!

Posted by: haggertylibrary | September 21, 2016

2016 Election Resources

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As this maddening, enthralling, and historic election season winds down, Haggerty Library wants to remind you of our Election Guide in Haggerty Help Guides.

It contains both vital voting sites and resources to explore. And if you haven’t registered to vote yet, Student Engagement is making it easy! Just see Kayla Sell for details.

And remember September 27 is National Voter Registration Day!

Posted by: haggertylibrary | September 14, 2016

The September Issue

Looking for the big September Issue of Vogue? So are we! It has gone missing from the library😩

But guess what? You can also read it on Flipster!

Our new digital magazine database (which also contains other fashion magazines) is located in Databases A-Z and throughout any Fashion guide in Haggerty Help Guides.

UPDATE: the issue has been found! It is now waiting to be read in Current Periodicals.

Posted by: haggertylibrary | September 14, 2016

New Stuff at Your Library

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Along with other new stuff!

At Haggerty Library, we are constantly getting new things, from books and DVDs to iPads and laptops. Journals (and e-journals) and Databases too!

You should regularly check out our Library News page, part of Haggerty Help Guides!

In addition to new stuff, the page also highlights a new resource every month in a few categories, and you can find free database trials we may have going on.

Click right here to find it!

Posted by: haggertylibrary | September 7, 2016

Printing in the Library

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Updates to campus printing this past summer have caused some confusion. Sorry for that! The good news is you have some new options: printing to anywhere on campus from anywhere on campus, and printing from your own device. Cool, right?

The “meh” news is the basic printing process has changed for returning students. Hopefully, in time, you’ll get used to it.

Here are the basic steps for all:

  1. Click Print
  2. Choose StudentBlackWhite (for black and white) or StudentColor (for color)
    1. Note that these are not printers, but different pathways
  3. Head to the Print Release Station (fastest for B&W!) or multi function printer or log into PaperCut
  4. Release your job(s)
    1. Click Jobs Pending Release in PaperCut
    2. The Print Release Station releases jobs directly
  5. Click Print (or cancel)
  6. Choose your printer
    1. Note that if you chose color, your only option will be the multi function printer

Specific to the library, there’s a new printer and Print Release Station outside of H110. You can also log in and release directly from the multi function printer.

The two printers for the library are:

HLComRicoh (color, B&W, 2-sided)

HLCommons-laser (B&W, 2-sided)

Please direct any PaperCut issues, like jobs not showing up or not being able to log in, to IT, or see their My Mount Mary page (which will also explain printing from your own device). Otherwise, library staff can try to help! Click the image above for a colorful handout.

Thanks for your patience during this transition.

Posted by: haggertylibrary | September 6, 2016

Library Study Spaces

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As your studying grows busier, please note the variety of Haggerty Library study areas. If you need or want to talk, choose from study rooms, the Learning Commons, or the library café space. If you need or want quiet, head up to the 2nd floor.

Learn more about all our study spaces right here. And to reserve study rooms (highly recommended as the semester moves along), please head to Spacefinder. Please see library staff with any questions!

Posted by: haggertylibrary | August 30, 2016

The September Issue

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Attention all Fashion students: the September Issue is here in the library! And now, you can also find it in Flipster, our new digital magazine database! Flip through the full issue today!

Note: scroll down after you click the link

Posted by: haggertylibrary | August 30, 2016

See what’s new!

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At your Haggerty Library, as with everything else, things change or update a mile a minute. See below for some new resources to try out:

  • Flipster, our new digital magazine database, full of big color fashion, business, and other design titles. More to come!
  • Fashion Snoops has new content, like Palette Builder and a culture section.
    • Please note that you now have to create a free Fashion Snoops login, but it does enhance your experience!
  • Laptops, which you can now check out for 4 hours
  • We received plenty of new DVDs and books over the summer! See some examples on our Library News page.
  • New help documents directly on our library home page! This was based on suggestions from our Spring library survey!
Posted by: haggertylibrary | August 29, 2016

Welcome back!

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Welcome, or welcome back from Haggerty Library! We hope you had a nice summer. Library staff are always ready to help with your assignments, papers, and projects. In-person, on the phone, or online!

In your library you can, among other things:

  • Check out books, DVDs, laptops, and iPads
  • Book a Study Room
  • Print in color
  • Create your own group study spaces
  • Study on the quiet floor (the 2nd floor)

Off-campus library users, please peruse TOPCAT login procedures for access to our online resources.

Find library hours HERE.

And to see results from our spring 2016 Library Survey, please click HERE.

Have a great semester!

Posted by: haggertylibrary | August 3, 2016

Asian/Pacific American Heritage Month

So, this was in May. You know, when everyone is stressed about the end of the semester? And campus is usually silent by mid-month?

This blog is normally silent in summer, but since school is about to start again(!), it seemed like a good time for a belated nod to Asian/Pacific American Heritage Month.

Here are some cool sites to peruse:

Asian/Pacific American Heritage Month home

New Pacific Islander Poetry

Michael D. Brown Asian American Art Collection

ArtAsiaAmerica artists page

28 Asian-American Filmmakers You Need To Know

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