Tag: Cofrin Library

UW-Green Bay dedicates new collaborative space, Library Commons, Jan. 23


GREEN BAY — UW-Green Bay’s David A. Cofrin Library receives more than 120,000 visitors annually. If the past semester is any indication, a new Library Commons on the plaza (second floor) level, will likely propel those annual visits. A brief program and ribbon-cutting ceremony is scheduled for Tuesday, Jan. 23 beginning at 2 p.m. on […]

Library Commons Grand Opening, Tuesday, Jan. 23

Join the UW-Green Bay community in celebrating the Grand Opening of the David A. Cofrin Library’s new collaborative space for students, the Library Commons. A brief program and ribbon-cutting is scheduled for Tuesday, Jan. 23 beginning at 2 p.m. on the second floor of the Cofrin Library. To help planners order sufficient refreshments, RSVP by […]

Cofrin Library launches a new web look

The Cofrin Library website has launched a new look! The library staff and web services have been working hard converting the library site to the University’s new content management system. Look for easy navigation, improved access to our most used resources and enhanced accessibility features. New features include streamlined content, easier access to your library accounts and daily […]

Furry friends are for the students, but…

The Cofrin Library has once again invited our furry friends and their humans from the Packerland Kennel Club to help students “de-stress” during finals. They hung out on the fourth floor of the library on Thursday, Dec. 14 from 3:30 to 5 p.m. Click thumbnails to enter slideshow view or view the album on Flickr. […]

All are winners in the first-ever all-campus ‘Food Fight!’

The first-ever all-campus Food Fight brought 2,071 pounds of food and hygiene items to fill the Campus Cupboard shelves, providing provisions to members of the UW-Green Bay community who are in need. In a nearly campus-wide contest, the Cofrin Library, Office of International Education and Office of Continuing Education and Community Engagement teamed-up to recorded […]

John Muir event draws 120 attendees

Congratulations to the David A. Cofrin Library staff and the faculty members who presented mini-lectures on the legacy of John Muir. More than 120 people attended the event including students, faculty and staff, but also a large number of community members. Also participating — the local chapter of the Sierra Club and author Robert Root, […]

Reminder: John Muir mini-lectures (next week) and traveling exhibit

The David A. Cofrin Library is hosting an evening of mini-lectures by UW-Green Bay faculty and staff on the impact John Muir made on history, ecology, psychology and conservation. Presenters will lead attendees into a larger conversation about the importance of Muir’s legacy. The event will take place, Thursday, Nov. 30, 2017 from 7 to […]

Correction: An appearance in MacGyver? A mall in Hungary, what?

An aerial of UW-Green Bay (most notably the Cofrin Library) was in the TV series MacGyver. It came to the Log through Associate Prof. Aaron Weinschenk (Correction: Public and Environmental Administration, Political Science), who saw it posted on an alumnus’ facebook page. Don’t blink at 29:21 (and you may have to get through a number […]

UW-Green Bay Library Commons featured in Systems Furniture blog

On Nov. 15, the new UW-Green Bay Library Commons was featured in Systems Furniture’s blog for the month of November. “The Cofrin Library Commons plays a major role in the academic success of students by providing the necessary resources, services and study environment,” says Paula Ganyard. “Students are looking for a place to go for […]