The lounge area in the Dana Porter Library is looking livelier these days, thanks to a new student display showcasing a project that Heather MacDonald created for Professor Susan Roy’s Public History class last term.
The Library’s web redesign is well underway and you can expect significant changes to the Library’s website over the coming year. To keep current with the latest news and announcements, check out and bookmark the new Library Web Redesign site.
Laurie Strome, Supervisor of Patron Accounts, came to work this week to find this note in her mailbox, along with a “roll up the rim to win” free donut. The note was dropped off over the weekend addressed to “Dear Librarian of UWaterloo” and it’s simply too cute not to share. La Bastille of St. Paul Res — all library staff thank you for your kind show of appreciation!
Librarians are moving beyond the reference desk once again to help students with their research questions at locations across campus. The latest locale is the Student Life Centre (SLC), where librarians are teaming up with staff from the Writing Centre to offer drop-in research and writing advice.