Tag: Cofrin Library

Staff note: Scott publication

Mitchell Scott, academic librarian in the Cofrin Library, had an article published in the most recent issue of Journal of Access Services. The article, titled “Interlibrary Loan Article Use and User GPA: Findings and Implications for Library Services,” describes research Scott did in comparing the academic achievement of interlibrary loan (ILL) users to that of […]

Close-ups: Carnival theme creates controlled chaos at Cofrin Bash

Veering from its typical serene environment, the award-winning Cofrin Library went ‘carnival’ Thursday (Sept. 11) for its fall 2014 Bash in the Stacks. Participants including students, faculty and staff, had a blast with Nerf tag, games, prizes, and a carnival-themed obstacle course.

Library remembers ‘uwgb’ playing at Lambeau Field

The Cofrin Library’s Area Research Center has a “Throwback Thursdays” post today on its Facebook page. Remember when UW-Green Bay had a marching band that performed at Packers games? Did you know that the Center has a collection of Packers-related editorial cartoons? Check the post at https://www.facebook.com/uwgbarchives.  

Repeat of 9/11 “Walk the Stairs” event

Already distributed campuswide but repeated here for the record and for benefit of our off-campus readers: The stairs of the eight-story Cofrin Library at UW-Green Bay once again be opened all the way to the top on Sept. 11 for a 9/11 memorial event from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. Participants will walk the stairs […]

Passing of Dorothy Heinrich, librarian and Founders honoree

Dorothy L. Heinrich, a former special collections librarian for UW-Green Bay and curator of the University Archives and the Area Research Center, passed away Aug. 16 at the age of 94. During the first decade of operation of the Cofrin Library (then called the Library-Learning Center), Heinrich helped make it a destination for historians and […]

Faculty/staff note: Scott, Ganyard at national library conference

Resource librarian Mitchell Scott and director Paula Ganyard of the Cofrin Library presented their poster “Starting Somewhere: UW-Green Bay’s first information literacy assessment” at the American Library Association Annual Conference on June 28 in Las Vegas. This poster was part of the Association of College and Research Libraries Assessment in Action program. The Cofrin Library […]

Staff notes: Cofrin Library staff and conference presentations

Last week several members of the library staff were busy presenting and organizing conferences. Staff presenting at the Wisconsin Association of Academic Librarians conference in Wisconsin Dells: •  Mitchell Scott and Joan Robb presented  “DIY Collection Analysis” •  Paula Ganyard was on a panel with colleagues from UW-River Falls, UW-Milwaukee, and Marquette University presenting “Choose […]