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 […]
The Cofrin Library’s Giant Book Sale continues! Just added: CDs, craft and DIY books, new fiction and much more! Everything is still just $1 per item. Stop by the Plaza Level of the Cofrin Library and pick up some bargains! The sale runs until 3 p.m. Thursday (Sept. 25).
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.
Due to some large donations of books over the summer, our friends at the Cofrin Library say their storage rooms are overflowing again and it’s time for another Book Sale! The Fall Book Sale will be held Thursday, Sept. 18, through Friday, Sept. 26, during library hours, on the plaza level. “We will have popular […]
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.
We see that the Cofrin Library has selected Thursday, Sept. 11, for its annual Bash in the Stacks evening. From 7 to 11 p.m. the library will have a carnival feel, with music, games, food, crafts, Nerf tag, “silent library,” and clown selfies.
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 […]
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 […]
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 […]
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 […]