Collins Memorial Library

"Sparking Imaginations" Public Lecture: 4-5 p.m., October 30, 2014, Thompson Hall 175.

The public lecture will be presented by Dr. Amy Fisher from the Science, Technology, and Society Program, and Dr. Amy Spivey from the Physics Department. Sponsored by Tacoma Public Utilities, Office of the President, University of Puget Sound.

A reception will be held following the lecture from 5 -6:30 p.m. in Collins Library.

Collins Unbound Blog

From the Archives: The Seattle Antiquarian Book Fair

Having attended the Seattle Antiquarian Book Fair last October I’m all about those old books, and couldn’t pass up the opportunity to wander around a treasure trove of rare books and archival materials when they were practically in our backyard. READ MORE…

Library Research Help for First-Year Students

For many first-year students, the mid-point of the fall semester is a wake-up call. “Things just got real," notes one student.  The college library is an unfamiliar and sometimes intimidating place for many of these students. Collins Library offers several services to support both students and the faculty who teach them. READ MORE...

Vamp and Tramp Artists' Book Show & Tell, Monday, Nov. 3 at 1-2:30 p.m.

Join us Monday, November 3, 1-2:30 p.m. in Collins Library, Rm. 020. We welcome back the Stewart's, who will showcase some of their most recent acquisitions from book artists across the United States. READ MORE...