Limerick Contest

Usher in St. Patrick’s Day by trying your hand at limerick writing. Enter Thomas Nelson’s annual Limerick Contest by Wednesday, March 4. Submit entries via email to Tom Rockson at A title should be provided for each limerick and entrants may submit as many limericks as they wish. Winners will be announced on St. Patrick’s Day, March 17 and prizes will be will be awarded in two separate categories.

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If your not sure what a limerick is or if you need some practice writing you can find resources and a poetry white board just inside the library. Remember, we are here to help you. Leave a comment or reply if you have any questions.


New Addition to the Reference Team!

Meet our new Reference Librarian Joslyn Allison! As of January 30’th, she is available to help you utilize the library’s resources and to help you with all your reference questions. She completed her Master of Library Science degree at Dominican University in Illinois in 2012  and her background is in health science libraries. She enjoys arts and crafts and being outdoors. You can stop by and visit her during our normal library hours.


Fall in Love with a good Book!

Happy February 14th! Here in the library, we are celebrating the Romantic holiday with our love of books. From books about Cherubs and Cupids to bodice-ripping romances, we love them all.  We also want to know what books you have fallen in love with; there is a white board and dry erase markers out in the gallery for you to tell us what you will be reading this Valentines Day. If you can’t make it to campus, we still want to hear from you. Tell us what you will be reading by replying below.

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Homecoming Week 2015!

You may have noticed all the 20’s themed decorations around campus, that is because its HOMECOMING week! The theme for this year is “Roaring Twenties” and to get into the spirit, the Library is participating in the door decorating contest. We also have “Roaring Twenties” themed book displays featuring books about jazz, flappers, and speakeasy’s  that are available for check out. Don’t let the snow dampen your Gator Spirit!

Homecoming Door