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Hackney Library Welcomes New Library Dean, Robert Cagna, On July 24, 2017

On July 24, 2017, Barton College’s Hackney Library welcomed new leadership to its ranks.  Robert (Rob) Cagna has taken over the helm as the new Dean and Associate Professor of Library Science at the library. Rob comes to us from West Virginia University … Continue reading

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Hackney Library’s 12th Annual Open House to Feature Ice Cream, Prizes, and More–Thursday, August 17, 4-6 pm!

On Thursday, August 17, Hackney Library we will be hosting our 12th Annual Open House from 4-6 pm on the first floor of Hackney Library!  During the event, we will both be welcoming new students, faculty, and staff to the Library, to the Office of Student Success, and to … Continue reading

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Friends of Hackney Library Honor Departing Library Director with First Edition Donation to Rare Book Collection

During his last week on campus, departing library director George Loveland was honored at a reception for his 5+ years of service on Wednesday, June 28, 2017 in Hackney Library’s Learning Commons.  Loveland is leaving librarianship for the full time ministry … Continue reading

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Ever Popular “Study ‘Round the Clock” Returns May 5 through May 10!

  A quiet, safe space to study, collaborate, and complete assignments.  Check. 4 days of 24-hour library availability.  Check. Free hot beverages.  Check. There’s all this and more during the return to Hackney Library of “Study ‘Round the Clock” during exam … Continue reading

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Hackney Library Displays Artifacts from the College’s Archives to Commemorate the Centennial Anniversary of the U.S.’s Entry into World War I

April 6th, 2017 marks the centennial anniversary of the United States’ entry into World War I, and the campus of Atlantic Christian College (as Barton was known during that time) was not immune to its effects: Who on the campus … Continue reading

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Hackney Library to Host Book Signing/Reception Honoring Assistant Professor of Spanish, Dr. Luis Carlos Ayarza

Much like the camera lens captures a fleeting moment, the writing of Barton College’s own Dr. Luis Carlos Ayarza provides the reader with a momentary glimpse into his soul as he contemplates his research interests through a collection of commentaries in … Continue reading

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Award-Winning Author Lee Smith to be the Featured Speaker at the Friends Spring 2017 Program on April 4

The Friends of Hackney Library are pleased to welcome celebrated author Lee Smith as guest speaker at the Spring 2017 Book Signing, Lecture, and Dinner.  The event will take place on Tuesday, April 4, 2017 in Hardy Alumni Hall on … Continue reading

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