Collins Memorial Library

Wikipedia Edit-a-thon, Saturday, Sept. 20th, 2-4 p.m., Collins Library, Rm. 118!

Join us to help enhance the coverage of underrepresented authors and activists, encourage students to improve Wikipedia using the resources available at the library, and to make the campus community more aware of the value of editing Wikipedia in higher education.

Collins Unbound Blog

From the Archives: Recent Additions

The Archives & Special Collections recently added quite a few items to the collections.  A small sampling is on display outside of the Archives & Special Collections.  Also, take a look at our video... READ MORE...

2013 - 2014 BANNED OR CHALLENGED BOOKS: "The Librarian of Basra: A True Story from Iraq – Jeanette Winter"

The book is about a librarian who sneaks books out of a library during the U.S. bombings in Iraq. The librarian works with members of the community to keep the books safe until the war is over and a new library can be built. It was challenged in New York schools because of its violent illustrations and storyline. You can read the story of Alia Baqer, the librarian the book was based upon, here, and you may find the book here in Collins.

Collins is Listening - Why is it so hot in the library?

Thank you for your comments and thoughts about the library.  READ MORE...