Monthly Archives: April 2017

Law Day 2017


The library will celebrate Law Day on Monday, May 1, 2017. Please stop by the 4th Floor circulation desk for some cake and coffee at 2:30 p.m. while you peruse the Law Day book display!

As part of Law Day, there will also be a FREE screening of the documentary The Loving Story at the Central Library Neil Morgan Auditorium on Thursday, May 4, 2017 from 6:30 p.m. to 8:30 p.m.

Professor Bryan H. Wildenthal will lead off the event with an explanation of the laws in effect at the time and how this case forever changed American law and society.

See all details and registration at:

 For more information on Law Day, click here.




Happy Birthday to Thomas Jefferson!

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Please stop by the 4th floor library tomorrow, April 14, 2017 at 2 p.m. to celebrate Thomas Jefferson’s birthday with cake and coffee.

Don’t forget to give a birthday present to yourself! Complete the annual library survey for a chance to win a $50 Knotty Barrel gift card and various prizes!

Access the survey here.

The deadline to enter the Library Week photo contest is 5 p.m. today. Submit your photos for a chance to win a $50 Visa gift card!

What is your librarian an expert in?

Happy National Library Week!

Stop by the 4th Floor Circulation desk this week and tell us what your librarian is an expert in. You will be entered into a drawing for a movie night package prize!

Please do not forget to include your  name and email address.

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Happy National Library Week!

In honor of National Library Week, we will celebrate with events every day!

Starting next Monday and lasting all week, we will have a box where you can submit a “My librarian is an expert in…” card at the circulation desk for an entry in a drawing for various prizes. There will be multiple winners drawn.

Also lasting all week is a student survey on library services. After completing the anonymous survey, you can enter to win a $50 gift card to Knotty Barrel! Please participate in the survey because we depend on your feedback to improve the library. You may access the survey here.

The library also invites all students to participate in our very first photo contest! Please submit a photo that portrays the National Library Week theme of “Libraries Transform”. The winner chosen for best photograph will receive a $50 Visa gift card, will be announced to students, faculty, and staff by email, and will be recognized in the TJSL Library’s social media and publications.*

*Contestants must submit all required documents sent in the email announcement along with your photo for a valid entry. The deadline for submissions is Thursday, April 13, 2017 at 5pm.

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