Archived News (2007-2008)
Kennedy Library network services will be briefly down three times this summer for ITS planned network outages.
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Are you involved in developing an institutional repository for your campus? Learn how others are addressing policy, copyright, content, and outreach issues. Join us for a day-long colloquium that focuses on the challenges and successes of planning, creating and maintaining an academic institutional repository.
How a magazine of hybrid, radical street art, barrio iconography, and avant-garde literature questioned, expanded, and experimented with the possibilities of Chicano urban identity. April 17th through June 16th. Reception April 24th. Read more about this event.
Kennedy Library welcomes Anna Gold as Associate Dean for Public Services. Anna joins Cal Poly from MIT where she was Head of the Engineering and Science Libraries. Anna also worked at the Library of Congress and UC, San Diego.
In honor of Black History Month, the Cal Poly Kennedy Library is presenting the photographic exhibition "Snapshots of Equality" beginning Friday, Feb. 1 through Friday, Feb. 29. The free exhibition, open during regular library hours, is located at the Library Art and Design Gallery on the first floor of the Kennedy Library.
Kennedy Library is seeking a Director of Library Information Technology. See the LIT Director listing for more information.
Access to thousands of digitized American history primary source documents from the National Archives, including the Lincoln assassination papers, Project Blue Book UFO investigations, Revolutionary War files.
The Special Collections and University Archives Department in the Robert E. Kennedy Library will be closed from November 5 through November 16, 2007, for renovations. Limited references services are available during this time by calling 756-2305 or emailing email@example.com. Full services will be available again after November 19.
Students asked for expanded library hours and the library listened. Beginning mid-October 2007, the Study Room at Kennedy Library will be open 24 hours per day. The rest of the library has expanded hours, too. Learn more about our new hours.
Leanne Hindmarch has accepted the position of Architecture and Environmental Design Librarian at the Kennedy Library. She will be providing support for the research needs of CAED faculty and students and promoting the library's GIS Services.
Electronic Reserves will be available in Blackboard starting fall quarter, 2007. Faculty will enjoy a new online submission form, increased security for their materials, while students will appreciate access to course readings and homework solutions without having to learn a separate system.
Kennedy Library's online catalog, PolyCat, got a newly designed interface, including streamlined search capabilities and results screens. PolyCat lets you search for materials owned by the library, request items from other libraries, renew books, save searches, create a reading history, and more.
Bold images of Swiss architectural design will be on display with "Ticinese Architecture in the World: Milestones and Protagonists 1970-2003." September 24 October 12. Opening reception September 24. Read the Cal Poly press release for more information.