Thursday, April 17, 2014

LIBRARY OF CONGRESS PRIZE FOR AMERICAN FICTION

Author EL Doctorow will be honored with the Library of Congress prize for American fiction this summer.  Doctorow has been writing for 50 years and his novels include Ragtime, Billy Bathgate, World's Fair, and his latest, Andrew's Brain.  All of these books are available in the Goddard Library, as well as many other Doctorow works.  Other awards Doctorow has received are the National Book Award for fiction, the National Book Critics Circle award for fiction and the PEN/Faulkner award.  If you are not familiar with EL Doctorow, please stop in and give him a try!

Tuesday, April 15, 2014

GODDARD LIBRARY IS OPEN ON EASTER SUNDAY

Goddard Library will be open normal hours on Easter Sunday:

Sunday, April 20    -     1:00 pm - 5:00 pm

Tuesday, April 8, 2014

FREE PIZZA AT THE LIBRARY!

Join librarians on Wed., April 16, 3:00-4:00 in the Reading Lounge for free pizza and the opportunity to share your thoughts about the library.  Help the Goddard Library better serve you by being part of our second annual focus group.  We will also have a drawing for a $25 gift card to the bookstore!

Friday, April 4, 2014

NEW VIDEOS ADDED TO FILMS ON DEMAND!

Take a look at the new content (click here) added to the library subscription to Films on Demand!

Films On Demand is a database of videos that gives faculty and students instant access to thousands of educational programs grouped into subject-specific categories.  Films are segmented into easy-to-use clips and can be viewed from on or off campus.

Enjoy!!

Monday, March 24, 2014

STUDY ROOMS IN GODDARD LIBRARY


Now that we're in the thick of the spring semester, we would like to remind students, faculty,and staff of the availability of group study rooms in Goddard Library.  We have seven group study rooms which will accommodate up to six people.  The rooms are for small group discussion and quiet study.  Rooms may be reserved up to two weeks in advance with a UCR ID card, for a maximum of two consecutive hours. Study rooms are equipped with flat screen televisions and other equipment and are available for use during all 79 hours the library is open each week.  To reserve a study room, simply visit the Goddard Library website and use the "Study Rooms" tab to the left of the screen or visit this site:  http://www.roch.edu/library/reservations/keys.php


Tuesday, March 11, 2014

SPRING BREAK HOURS





LIBRARY HOURS DURING SPRING BREAK FOR WSU-R AND RCTC

Mon-Thurs, March 10-13     7:30 am - 10:00 pm

Friday, March 14                  8:00 am - 4:30 pm

Saturday, March 15              CLOSED

Sunday, March 16                CLOSED

Mon-Thurs, March 17-21     7:30 am - 10:00 pm

Friday, March 22                   7:30 am - 4:30 pm

Saturday, March 23               9:00 am - 5:00 pm

Sunday, March 24                 1:00 pm - 5:00 pm



    

Wednesday, March 5, 2014

LIBRARY CHAT

If you are off campus and have a quick question for a librarian, get a quick answer by using the Chat feature on the Goddard Library website (http://www.roch.edu/library/).  Chat is located on the lower left corner of the screen.  Your question will go directly to the librarian at the Reference/Information Desk.