Monthly Archives: September 2011

Author Tim Dorsey to Speak at Friends of Hackney Library Fall 2011 Dinner

The wacky world of deadly yet endearing psychotic serial killers, frenetic Florida road trips, and various and sundry oddball characters is coming to Wilson.  Novelist Tim Dorsey will speak at the Friends of Hackney Library’s Fall 2011 dinner on October … Continue reading

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Journal Finder Now Provides Easy Access to List of Journals by Subject/Discipline

Have you ever wished that Hackney Library’s Journal Finder tool would produce an easy-to-find list of journals covering specific subjects or disciplines? Well, your wish has just come true. Jason Fleming, Hackney Library’s Technology and Digital Services Librarian, has created … Continue reading

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Constitution Day 2011 to be Celebrated in Hackney Library on Friday, Sept. 16, 9 am to 5 pm

In celebration of Constitution Day 2011, Hackney Library will be screening three DVDs back to back from 9 am to 5 pm on Friday, September 16 in the library’s Learning Café on the first floor.  The first DVD, Our Constitution, … Continue reading

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Friends of Visual Arts and Friends of Hackney Library To Co-Sponsor Art Lecture, “Marginalia, Mischief, and the Ornamented Book,” September 18

Barton College’s Friends of Visual Arts and Friends of Hackney Library are jointly sponsoring a lecture, “Marginalia, Mischief, and the Ornamented Book,” and reception on Sunday, September 18, at 4 pm in the Willis N. Hackney Library.  The event also … Continue reading

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Hackney Library Reserve Items List Now Searchable Online

Students, have you ever come to the library’s circulation desk to check out a reserve item for a class, only to discover that someone else is already using it?  Or faculty, have you ever wondered whether you have already put … Continue reading

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Hackney Library Now Authorized to Add Funds to Student Print Quotas!

Good news for those of you who have already (or may later this semester) run out of print quota!  The Barton IT folks have now given Hackney Library faculty/staff permission to collect and add additional funds to student print quotas … Continue reading

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