Author Archives: Verónica RB

Robbins Instructional Guides are now ONLINE!

Our instructional guides are now available online!!! Click on each individual thumbnail to enlarge. Links: Databases Kanopy Libby Help Hoopla Help Want to transfer your Overdrive books to your Kindle but don’t have the app? Try this. Or, just visit … Continue reading

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(Reminder) Wayfarer Film Series and ART present: The Last Colony (March 5, 2020)

Don’t forget! Thursday, March 5 6:00 – 8:00 p.m. Robbins Library Community Room   Trailer:   Updated timeline of events to keep in mind after watching the documentary: 2016: On June 30, President Barack Obama signs the Puerto Rico Oversight, … Continue reading

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Wayfarer Film Series presents: The Last Colony (March 5, 2020)

Travel the world and experience international cinema with the Wayfarer Film Series at Robbins Library! Catch a glimpse from beyond the continent, snack on fresh popcorn from our brand new popcorn popping machine, and enjoy a variety of films you … Continue reading

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Not-So Young Adult Book Group Reads When I Was Puerto Rican by Esmeralda Santiago (March 23)

The next NSYA group meeting will take place on Monday, March 23 at 7pm in the 4th floor’s conference room. We’ll be discussing When I Was Puerto Rican by Esmeralda Santiago. Goodreads description: Esmeralda Santiago’s story begins in rural Puerto Rico, … Continue reading

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Not-So Young Adult Book Group Reads Blood Water Paint by Joy McCullough (February 10)

The next NSYA group meeting will take place on Monday, February 10 at 7pm in the 4th floor’s conference room. We’ll be discussing Blood Water Paint by Joy McCullough. Goodreads description: A debut novel based on the true story of the … Continue reading

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Reminder: NSYA Book Group Meeting (January 27)

The next NSYA book group meeting will take place Monday, January 27 at 7pm in Robbins Library’s conference room (4th floor). We’ll be discussing To All the Boys I’ve Loved Before by Jenny Han. Copies of the next book, Blood Water Paint by Joy McCullough, … Continue reading

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Rosa Colón Guerra: Puerto Rican Storytelling & Activism through Comics

Stop by and meet Puerto Rican illustrator and comics artist, Rosa Colón Guerra. Rosa writes and illustrates comics focusing on Puerto Rico’s financial crisis and life during Hurricane María and its aftermath. She’s been published in The Nib, Splinter News … Continue reading

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Not-So Young Adult Book Group Reads To All the Boys I’ve Loved Before by Jenny Han (January 27)

The next NSYA group meeting will take place on Monday, January 27 at 7pm in the 4th floor’s conference room. We’ll be discussing To All the Boys I’ve Loved Before by Jenny Han. Goodreads description: To All the Boys I’ve Loved … Continue reading

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(Reminder) Game Chat: Horror Edition

Don’t Forget! Join us for our SECOND meeting of Game Chat! It’s like a book club, but for video games! Game Chat: Horror Edition Thursday, December 12, 2019 at 7pm Robbins Library Conference Room

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Not-So Young Adult Book Group Reads A Thousand Sisters by Elizabeth E. Wein (December 16)

The next NSYA group meeting will take place on Monday, December 16 at 7pm in the 4th floor’s conference room. We’ll be discussing A Thousand Sisters: the heroic airwomen of the Soviet Union in World War I by Elizabeth E. Wein Goodreads description: The gripping … Continue reading

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