You Can’t Spell Heart Without Art

Break out your brushes, prepare to count yourself in, and draw your attention toward Inspire Your Heart With Art Day. While the origins and creator of Inspire Your Heart With Art Day are unknown, this celebration is always held on the 31st of January each year. Celebrating this event isn’t hard at all, just find […]

Library Databases

If you have used the Bellevue University Library website recently, you may have noticed the new landing page for our library databases.  This page was launched on October 25th, with the intention of organizing our entire collection of databases in an easier to browse fashion. Instead of bringing visitors directly to a long list of […]

National Hobby Month

Welcome to the month in which we celebrate the things we do in between work and sleep. That’s right, it’s National Hobby Month! Not everyone has the time or energy for a formal hobby, but everyone has a hobby of some kind – watching television, reading, walking, cooking, etc. If you are looking to understand […]

Ep. 20: Chuck Finley Strikes Again! (or: How I learned to stop worrying and love statistics)

Welcome to Episode 20 of the “More Than Books” Podcast! Named after the official Bellevue University Library newsletter, each episode features library staff members discussing a topic related to literature, libraries, technology, pop culture, and more. Now available on iTunes! “More Than Books” Podcast – Ep. 20: Chuck Finley Strikes Again! (or: How I learned to stop […]

I Have a Dream!!!

“I have a dream…”  Those words are as famous as the man we are honoring today, Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr., a Baptist minister who devoted his life to the advancement of civil rights.  With change to our country right around the corner, Dr. King perhaps said it best when he exclaimed “I look to […]

DVD Review: “Batkid Begins”

On November 15, 2013, the Make a Wish Foundation and the city of San Francisco went out of their way to make a young cancer victim’s greatest wish come true. Miles Scott’s one wish in the whole world was to be Batman and to fight crime.  With the help of the city of San Francisco, […]

Winter Reads to Banish the Blues… Or At Least Distract You From Them…

Winter can get dreary and since the cold has finally set in, I present to you a list of reads good for the wintertime blues.         Winter by Marissa Meyer Winter is a twist on the classic cannon of Snow White. Sci-fi meets steampunk as Princess Winter embarks on her adventure with cyborgs, […]

Did You Know? January 2017 Edition

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: Online real-time Library Instruction sessions are now available to […]

Get Organized Now!

January is here and that means we get a chance to start the year with a clean slate.  We make resolutions or promises to have a better year.  Well what about a more organized year?  January, by the way, is “Get Organized Month.”  Did you know that research shows that people waste as much as […]