Agatha Christie

Agatha Christie is an easily recognizable name these days. You or someone you know has undoubtedly heard of her works, seen a film adaptation of Murder on the Orient Express, or seen the TV adaptations of her Miss Marple or Hercule Poirot detective mysteries. She is the most-translated author to this day, and her book […]

National Meatloaf Day October 18th

Now that we are into the fall weather with chilly temperatures, it seems appropriate to mention that every year on October 18th is National Meatloaf Appreciation Day. This bizarre observance is a relatively new holiday, which was created in 2018 by “Serious Eats.”  There is no documentation confirming National Meatloaf Appreciation Day as a “National” […]

Halloween by the Numbers

The origin of the holiday comes from the night before the Christian day, All Saints’ Day or All Hallows’ Day. This is a day to commemorate the saints of the church, those who are known and those who are not known. The name Halloween derives from All Hallow’s Eve (the night before All Hallow’s Day), […]

Browzine

Here, at the library, we always look for new products and/or ways to assist students with their research. Over the summer of 2020, we added several new resources to our online databases and website. One of these resources was BrowZine, a new tablet and mobile friendly tool for browsing and viewing library journals. BrowZine helps […]

New Arrivals Fall 2020

We have received the following titles in the last quarter. Interested? Check them out! List compiled by Allison Schafer.           Map of Knowledge: A Thousand-Year History of How Classical Ideas Were Lost and Found AZ231.M65 2019 The Memory Sessions: A Memoir BF376.F37 2019 The Psychology of Interpersonal Trust: Theory and Research […]

Did You Know Fall 2020

  The Freeman/Lozier Library is always changing to keep up with the latest trends and services to offer you our best.  Our More Than Books newsletter has a “Did You Know” section that keeps you informed about the changes that have taken place in the library.  Here is the latest news from that newsletter:   Masks must be worn by […]

Movies to Watch with Your Vampire Lover (Cause it’s Almost Halloween)

October is just around the corner (like tomorrow!) and nothing says romance than dragging your not-so-secret vampire lover from their dusty crypt for a spook date on All Hollow’s Eve. Whether they be a classic Nosferatu or a sexy, new romantic type, these films will quench their eternal thirst. Batting for the old school vamps, […]

Board Game Checkout and Puzzle Exchange

Unfortunately, due to the current situation with the Coronavirus, the Library will be temporarily stopping the circulation of our games and puzzles. We apologize for the inconvenience.