Monthly Archives: April 2014

Hackney Library Receives SGA-Sponsored Mobile-Device Charging Station!

Is your mobile device running low on battery strength?  No problem—there is help on the horizon! Thanks to the generosity of the Barton Student Government Association (SGA), Hackney Library is one of several  campus locations sporting a new mobile-device charging … Continue reading

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‘Study ‘Round the Clock’ Returns to Hackney Library May 4: Study Exam Night(s) Away!

Need a place to study after-hours this exam period?  Hackney Library’s incredibly popular “Study ‘Round the Clock” will provide just that opportunity, returning during final exams beginning Sunday, May 4, 2014.  Because of how exams fall this semester, Study ‘Round … Continue reading

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Answer a Brief Online Questionnaire to Have Your Library Experiences ‘Pay it Forward’ and Perhaps See Your Ideas in Print!

Would you like to give a hand up to those students who follow you here at Barton College?  Would you like to see your thoughts in print?  If your answer to these questions is “yes,” then you can accomplish at … Continue reading

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Got Game? We Do! Board Games Now Available at Hackney Library!

British libraries in the 1800s were some of the first public libraries to host gaming rooms to lure patrons away from more skulduggerous activities.  Since then, more classic board games such as chess, checkers, and backgammon have always been a … Continue reading

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Hackney Library Hours Alter During Easter Week

Heading into Easter Weekend, Hackney Library’s hours will change a bit.  The library will be open the following hours during that time: Monday-Wednesday, April 14-16: 8 am – 11 pm (regular hours) Thursday, April 17: 8 am – 5 pm Good Friday, April … Continue reading

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Library Book Sale Has “New” Items Available for Purchase!

Are you interested in expanding your personal library with some new-to-you, very inexpensive, gently used books?  Librarian Rich Fulling has just weeded some extra copies of “oldies but goodies” from our collections, and they are now available for purchase on the … Continue reading

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