Wednesday, October 23, 2013
The Stanford Daily published an article on the history of earthquakes on campus which includes a photo of the Rotunda in Green Library after the Loma Prieta earthquake of 1989. The article concludes by discussing the earthquake-preparedness driven decision to demolish Meyer Library in 2015.
Monday, October 21, 2013
I am pleased to announce that Rebecca Wingfield has accepted our offer to become the Curator for British and American Literature and will begin in early January. Rebecca comes to Stanford from Harvard College Library, where she currently serves as Bibliographic Specialist for North America in Widener Library and is responsible for selecting materials in all formats for English language research collections in the humanities and social sciences.
Wednesday, October 16, 2013
The following is a repost from the Parking and Transportation Services, October 2013 eUpdate. Of special note: one of our very own library staff members was awarded one of the top prizes in the 2013 Spring Promotion prize drawings. To see who the lucky winner was, see item number 5 below.
1. Participate in the 2013 Fall Promotion to enter drawings for a vacation getaway and more
Commute Club members are automatically entered; join now or pledge part-time to be rewarded
Is it time for a better commute? Choose a sustainable commute or avoid peak-commute times for rewards in our 2013 Fall Promotion.