Monthly Archives: October 2019

Halloween Recommendations

Get in the Halloween spirit with this staff curated list of (mostly) ghost themed books & movies. The Agony House by Cherie Priest All the Lovely Bad Ones by Mary Downing Hahn And the Trees Crept In’ by Dawn Kurtagich … Continue reading

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Reminder: NaNoWriMo Writers’ (Un)Block Party (Saturday, November 2)

Ready, set, write! Get started on your NaNoWriMo projects with an afternoon full of tasty snacks, fun activities, prizes, and networking with fellow writers. Bring in your ideas and have a quick brainstorming chat with Neshat Khan, Aura Estrada fiction … Continue reading

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Not-So Young Adult Book Group Reads This Is Our Story by Ashley Elston (November 18)

The next NSYA group meeting will take place on Monday, November 18 at 7pm in the 4th floor’s conference room. We’ll be discussing This Is Our Story by Ashley Elston. Goodreads description: “Five went in. Four came out. No one … Continue reading

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NSYA Book Group Meeting – Reminder (October 28)

The next NSYA book group meeting will take place Monday, October 28 at 7pm in Robbins Library’s conference room (4th floor). We’ll be discussing Boots on the Ground: America’s war in Vietnam by Elizabeth Partridge. Copies of the next book, This Is … Continue reading

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QBG Reads…. Looking for Lorraine

This month Queer Book Group will be discussing the Lambda Literary award winning biography Looking for Lorraine: The Radiant and Radical Life of Lorraine Hansberry by Imani Perry.  Copies of the book are still available at the Circulation Desk! “A revealing portrait of one of … Continue reading

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Nanowrimo at Robbins!

Ready, set, write! Here’s a list of upcoming Nanowrimo events coming up at Robbins! Nanowrimo Writers’ (Un)Block Party Saturday, November 2 2:00 p.m. – 4:00 p.m. Get started on your NaNoWriMo projects with an afternoon full of tasty snacks, fun … Continue reading

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[Reminder] Topical Tech Sessions: Libby STARTS TOMORROW!

Join our reference librarians for our very first Topical Tech Session. We’ll be going over Overdrive’s free downloadable app, Libby. If you would like to learn more on how to access it, navigate it, and read (or listen to) e-content … Continue reading

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Autumnal

As we fall into October, our librarians share their favorite media with autumn colored covers! Magic for Liars by Sarah Gailey The Ascent to Godhood by J.Y. Yang Abbott by Saladin Ahmed Human Acts by Han Kang Teaching My Mother … Continue reading

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