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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 →

Library Instruction Sessions Utilize Best Practices in Effective, Engaged Teaching

Posted on August 22, 2016

As you prepare for the start of a new academic year, don’t forget to schedule a library session for your courses.   Read the rest of this entry →

MSUM Hosting Author Event for One Book, One Community Project

Posted on July 15, 2016

Save the date: MSUM is hosting the culminating author event for this year’s area-wide One Book, One Community project. The book is “The Latehomecomer” by Kao Kalia Yang, who will do a reading and book signing at the CMU Ballroom on Friday, Oct. 14.  Read the rest of this entry →

Library Seeks Comstock-Gág Read Aloud Book Awards Committee Members

Posted on May 25, 2016

The Livingston Lord Library at Minnesota State University Moorhead is looking for MSUM faculty, staff, or administrators who are interested in serving on the 2016-17 Comstock-Gág Read Aloud Book Awards Committee.  Read the rest of this entry →

Livingston Lord Library Summer Hours

Posted on May 19, 2016

Summer hours at the Livingston Lord Library start on Monday, May 16. The library’s regular hours will 8 a.m. – 6 p.m., Monday through Thursday, and 8 a.m. – 5 p.m. on Friday.  Read the rest of this entry →

2016 Comstock-Gág Read Aloud Books Awards Winners Announced

Posted on May 11, 2016

For the 12th year, children have chosen the best books when read out loud to them in the Minnesota State University Moorhead’s (MSUM) Comstock-Gág Read Aloud Book Awards program.  Read the rest of this entry →

Comstock-Gág Read Aloud Book Awards to be Announced Next Week

Posted on May 03, 2016

The Comstock-Gág Read Aloud Book Awards, sponsored by the Livingston Lord Library, will announce the 2016 winners and honor books on Tuesday, May 10 at Jefferson Elementary School (1701 4th Avenue South) in Fargo. Read the rest of this entry →

Library Budget Open Forum

Posted on April 27, 2016

Friday, April 29 | 11 a.m. | CMU 205 Read the rest of this entry →

Library Database Trial – Mintel (market intelligence)

Posted on April 18, 2016

If you are interested in consumer surveys and market research, please take a look at the Mintel database. We are offering free trial access until April 29. The Livingston Lord Library is looking at updating our services and would like feedback on this database. Comments to kramer@mnstate.edu

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