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Celebrate with Peg O’Neill as she retires

Posted on February 20, 2017

Friday, March 3 | 2-4 p.m. | Library Porch

The campus community is invited to celebrate with Peg O’Neill as she retires after over 27 years working at the MSUM Livingston Lord Library. Stop by Library 100 (Library Porch) on Friday, March 3 from 2-4 p.m., have a slice of cake, and help Peg celebrate.  Read the rest of this entry →

Livingston Lord Library special hours Feb. 18

Posted on February 17, 2017

The Livingston Lord Library will be open special hours on Saturday, Feb. 18, for Preview Days. Everyone is welcome to visit us and use regular library services from 12 to 5 p.m.

Suggest books for One Book One Community project

Posted on January 12, 2017

If you could ask everyone in Fargo-Moorhead to read a book, what would it be? The One Book One Community project is seeking suggestions for the book to be read throughout Fargo-Moorhead in 2017. MSUM’s Livingston Lord Library is one of the participants, along with the other public and university libraries in the region. Put in your suggestions at the Check-Out Desk at the MSUM library, or go to the website by Tuesday, Jan. 31, to make your opinion known.

Schedule a library session for your courses

Posted on January 04, 2017

As you prepare for spring semester, don’t forget to schedule a library session for your courses. If you get it scheduled in advance, you can incorporate it into your syllabus and course planning.  Read the rest of this entry →

Livingston Lord Library Holiday Hours

Posted on December 19, 2016

The Livingston Lord Library is closed for the winter break, and will reopen Tuesday, January 3, at 8 a.m. Items can be renewed online, and any outstanding fees can be paid through eServices during this time. Happy holidays!

Dille Fund for Excellence Grants

Posted on December 09, 2016

Please join us in congratulating this year’s Dille Fund for Excellence Grant recipients:  Read the rest of this entry →

Visit with an Imaginary Friend: A Celebration for Thomas McGrath’s Centenary, Readings and Reminiscence

Posted on December 01, 2016

Thursday, Dec. 1 | 4:30 p.m. | Library Porch

On Thursday, Dec. 1, at 4:30 p.m., Karen Kohoutek, MSUM MFA grad and Circulation Technician at MSUM’s Livingston Lord Library, will be hosting “Visit with an Imaginary Friend: a Celebration for Thomas McGrath’s Centenary, Readings and Reminiscence” at the MSUM Library Porch.  Read the rest of this entry →

Livingston Lord Library Native American Heritage Month Displays

Posted on November 18, 2016

Check out new displays in the Livingston Lord Library celebrating Native American Heritage Month. There is a display of children’s and young adult books in the Curriculum Materials Center (2nd floor) and materials from the college collection on the 3rd floor of the Library. Featured are award winning books written by native authors Joseph Bruchac, S.D. Nelson, Tim Tingle, Louise Erdrich, Kent Nerburn, and Jim Northrup to name just a few.

Children’s Book Sale is this Week

Posted on November 15, 2016

Don’t forget to Stop by the tables in the Livingston Lord Library Lobby on Monday, Nov. 14 from 1–6 p.m. and Tuesday, Nov. 15 from 11 a.m. – 4 p.m. for the annual children’s book sale! Prices for books are as follows:

Schwartz Cast in ‘The Lion in Winter’

Posted on November 04, 2016

Tin Roof Theatre opens its 12th season at 7:30 p.m. Friday, Nov. 4 with James Goldman’s “The Lion in Winter” at the Stage at Island Park.

“The Lion in Winter” follows historical characters King Henry II of England, Queen Eleanor, and their three sons. MSUM librarian Larry Schwartz was cast as King Henry II.  Read the rest of this entry →

Save the Dates: Children’s Book Sale

Posted on November 01, 2016

Stop by the tables in the Livingston Lord Library Lobby on Monday, Nov. 14 from 1-6 p.m. and Tuesday, Nov. 15 from 11 a.m. – 4 p.m. for the annual children’s book sale. Prices for books are as follows:

  • Hardcovers: 1 Book – $6.00, 2+ Books – $5.00
  • Paperbacks: 1 Book – $3.00, 2+ Books – $2.00

Please, cash and check only. These books have little to no markings and were mainly published in 2015. All proceeds from the sale help fund the Comstock-Gág Read Aloud Book Awards program sponsored by the Curriculum Materials Center of the Livingston Lord Library. Thank you for your support!

Library Open Special Saturday Hours Oct. 22

Posted on October 14, 2016

One Saturday only! In honor of the fall Preview Days, the Livingston Lord Library will be open special Saturday hours on Oct. 22. The library’s hours that day will be from 12-5 p.m., so that’s an extra day available for your study and research needs.

Reserve Private Library Study Rooms

Posted on October 13, 2016

Did you know that there are study rooms in the Library that you can call D!BS on? Check out this web address and reserve your own private study space today.

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MSUM Curriculum Lab Receives Large Book Donation

Posted on October 12, 2016

Adell Bridgeford donated approximately 584 books, stuffed animals, characters, puppet kits, big books, card games, tapes, and posters, all related to children’s literature, to the Minnesota State University Moorhead Curriculum Lab in the library. Bridgeford was a school media specialist for the Walker-Hackensack-Akeley school district for 37 years.  And she plans to donate more in the future. Read the rest of this entry →

The Constitution and What it Means to You

Posted on September 15, 2016

Thursday, Sept. 15 | 6-7 p.m. | Livingston Lord Library Porch  Read the rest of this entry →

Sibley Donates International Books to CMC

Posted on September 01, 2016

The Curriculum Materials Center (CMC) has received a generous donation of international books from emerita, Carol Sibley.  Read the rest of this entry →

Comstock-Gág Read Aloud Book Awards Volunteers Needed

Posted on September 01, 2016

The Livingston Lord Library’s Curriculum Materials Center is looking for MSUM students who are interested in serving on our 2016-2017 Comstock-Gág Read Aloud Book Awards Committee. Committee work includes screening new picture books, attending two committee meetings, and in April ultimately selecting the best read aloud picture books for ages toddler-8 and ages 9-12 published in the United States in 2016. If desired, committee members many also read aloud to children.  Read the rest of this entry →

Celebrate Livingston Lord’s 165th Birthday with the Library

Posted on August 26, 2016

Friday, Aug. 26 | 3 p.m. | Library Inner Lobby  Read the rest of this entry →

Livingston Lord Library Fall Hours

Posted on August 23, 2016

The operating hours for the Livingston Lord Library have changed. Here is what you should know:  Read the rest of this entry →

Get Assistance with Distance Education Classes

Posted on August 23, 2016

With fall semester just beginning, Travis Dolence is offering assistance with your distance education classes. As the Distance Learning Librarian, Dolence is dedicated to helping you and your students and can provide assistance in the following ways:  Read the rest of this entry →

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