Fitzgerald Library


Book Madness is Back

It’s March and, in libraries around the country, it’s time to be thinking about book competitions

Frozen River Film Festival

What is the Frozen River Festival about? "The Frozen River Film Festival offers programs that engage, educate and activate viewers to become involved in the world. These programs provide a unique perspective on environmental issues, sustainable communities, adventure...

Fitzgerald Library Moves to New System

The library has been working on migrating its system from Aleph to Alma Primo over the last few months.  This move, which involves all the MNPALS libraries, will bring greater efficiencies to our back-end systems and provide more robust discovery services for our...

Interlibrary Loan Requests Temporarily Suspended

While the library is migrating to its new system you will not be able to make interlibrary loan requests through databases( including WorldCat) or by using our links to "request a journal article" or" request a book."  This temporary suspension will begin  on Thursday...

Harry Potter Escape Room

Harry Potter fans--put a team of up to 5 witches or wizards together for an Escape Room adventure on Tuesday January 22nd.  Choose  a 6:00, 7:00, 8:00, or 9:00  PM session.  Sessions will take place in  the McEnery Group Study Room #237.  Register your team with...

Another Successful Rocky Sighting

Students and Rocky, the library’s Golden Retriever, had a great time on Saturday afternoon.  Students got a break from their studies and some stress relief, while Rocky got a lot of affection.  Thanks to all who participated!

Happy Holidays

The library staff would like to extend a wish to all for a happy holiday and a safe, relaxing break. The library will have special holiday hours during the break.  Check here for our schedule.

Rocky Returns

In what has become a tradition in the library, Rocky, the golden retriever therapy dog, will be available on Saturday December 15 from 1:00 to 5:00 pm.  Take a break from your studies, relieve some stress, and relax  with this lovable creature.

Treats During Finals

On the first day of finals, Friday December 14th,  the library will be providing fortifiers--coffee, hot tea, cider, fresh fruit, and a variety of sweet treats.    Help yourselves to refreshments and then find a nice quiet study carrel or a group study room.  Happy...

Congressional Research Service Reports Now Online

New Search Tool Available Online From the Library of Congress Blog from a guest post by Librarian of Congress Carla Hayden: For the first time, the Library of Congress is providing Congressional Research Service (CRS) reports to the public. The reports are available...