• Kudos: Miller, Colleli, Britton, Smock, Bishop, Glenn, Noonan, Plunkett, Davis, Chang, Dittoe, Allen, Aschliman, Luna
    by lee.2307@osu.edu on December 14, 2018 at 6:29 pm

    From Earline Antosch: Kudos to Aaron Miller and Sean Colleli for completing the comprehensive loading project for the Kanopy and Henry Stewart Talks e-video collections. Thank you for completing the project quickly and efficiently. From Beth Snapp: I would like to thank our group of volunteer Library Wiki testers : Corazon Britton, Emily Smock, Courtney Bishop, Karen Glenn, […]

  • Changes to University Libraries’ ID Badge Guidelines Effective January 1
    by Larry Allen on December 14, 2018 at 4:57 pm

    Submitted by Randall McKenzie: University Libraries HR currently orders Library ID badges for employees when they are hired. Functionally, the Library ID badges are interchangeable with the BuckID.  Access capability is added to the BuckID, which is then duplicated onto the Library ID badge.  We recently surveyed student supervisors and Management Committee on badge use and […]

  • “Wings of Desire” December 13-14
    by Larry Allen on December 12, 2018 at 11:00 pm

    The Wex presents a newly restored international classic. Made in Berlin not long before the fall of the Wall, Wim Wenders’ beloved 1987 classic Wings of Desire tells the tale of an angel who considers giving up immortality to be with a beautiful, mortal trapeze artist. Featuring memorable cameos by TV legend Peter Falk and […]

  • Why Us? Human Trafficking Awareness Month
    by Larry Allen on December 12, 2018 at 10:59 pm

    During January, Why Us? will be having a donation drive for Human Trafficking Awareness Month. The group is requesting donations of hygiene items (deodorant, toothbrushes, bath products, menstrual products, etc.) and non-perishable food items (pop tarts, canned fruit, water, etc.).  Donations are being accepted at Hale Hall Lobby during January. Please do not donate oatmeal […]

  • Spot Bonus: Sara Chan
    by Larry Allen on December 12, 2018 at 10:50 pm

    Submitted by Christine O’Connell: Congratulations to Sara Chan, who is the recipient of a $300 spot bonus. Sara work with University Libraries Facilities staff to find a permanent solution to recurring issues with chairs in the College of Food, Agricultural, and Environmental Sciences (CFAES) Library.  Sara worked for a year and a half, with Mike […]

  • Building & Renovation Expo Tickets
    by Larry Allen on December 12, 2018 at 10:41 pm

    Submitted by Randall McKenzie: There are a limited number of free tickets to the Columbus Building & Renovation Expo available in Thompson room 305. The expo is January 4, 5 & 6 at the Ohio Expo Center, Cardinal Hall. Tickets will be distributed on a first-come, first-serve basis. Maximum of 4 tickets per person. […]

  • Wellness Wednesday/December 11, 2018
    by Larry Allen on December 12, 2018 at 10:24 pm

    Buckeye Wellness Lunch & Learn: Budgeting For 2019 Friday, December 14, 2018 at 12 p.m. The James, Room B050 Financially planning for the New Year can be daunting. Budgeting is one of the basic skills you can establish to begin that process. Join Buckeye Wellness and Jay Lindner, president of The Central Ohio Professional Educational […]

  • New Library Wiki is Here!
    by Larry Allen on December 10, 2018 at 4:06 pm

    Submitted by Beth Snapp: Check it out at: http://go.osu.edu/librarywiki Important Notes • Libraries’ CarmenWiki content has been copied to the Library Wiki. • CarmenWiki content is in view only mode right now. It will eventually be turned off, so please make sure your Library Wiki content is accurate and complete. • By default, only OSUL […]

  • Kudos: Clawson, Pflug, Strader, Buckey, Garabis, Cox, Aschliman, Beavers, Black, Cassetto, Cerqua, Chiong, Clopton, Folk, Haire, Hendricks, Iacobellis, Olivera, Overbey, Pickenpaugh, Preston, Primeau, Smock, Vasudev, Wilkenson, Shade, Nguyen, Osborne, Mares, Drobik, Rhodes
    by lee.2307@osu.edu on December 7, 2018 at 9:41 pm

    From Caitlin McGurk: BICLM student assistant Sarah Clawson wrote a wonderful and insightful blog post about the representation of disabilities in comics and cartoon art. Thank you for highlighting these important books in our reading room and on our blog! From Randall McKenzie: Many thanks to Wendy Pflug for taking time out of her day to give […]

  • Introducing the IDEAS Committee (formerly the Diversity and Inclusion Committee)
    by Larry Allen on December 6, 2018 at 7:37 pm

    Submitted by Sandra Enimil and Elaine Pritchard: To reflect the scope of our work and to articulate our alignment with the Libraries’ strategic values, the Diversity and Inclusion Committee will be known, from now on, as the IDEAS Committee. IDEAS stands for: Inclusion, Diversity, Equity, Access and Social Justice. We welcome participation and support of […]