Stressed out? Come take a break to de-stress with registered Therapy Dogs in the MSU Library Commons during dead week and finals week.
Therapy dogs will also be visiting the Blackstone LaunchPad, & the School of Arts & Architecture in addition to the library this year. Check out the full schedule at www.montana.edu/launchpad/paws.
World Usability Day (WUD) is Thursday, November 10. We want to hear from you! Contribute to a conversation about sustainability at Montana State University.
- Who: You!
- What: World Usability Day
- When: Thursday, November 10
- Where: Throughout the Library
- How: Contribute your thoughts and experiences on the large poster sheets that will be placed throughout the library on November 10
- Why: To share your sustainability experiences on campus
The World Usability website describes the event as a way to celebrate “successful user experience, bringing awareness to holistic solutions to create a better world.” The 2016 theme is Green UX, so join the conversation about sustainability at MSU!
Missing your furry friends? Come to the Library on Wednesday, August, 31 from 1 – 4 p.m. to visit with cuddly canines from Intermountain Therapy Animals. This Paws to de-Stress preview is part of MSU Debut and offers a sneak peek at part of the Library’s efforts to help manage stress at the end of the semester.
Less than 10% of Wikipedia contributors identify as female.
Let’s change that.
Thursday, March 31
We will provide: tutorials for the beginner Wikipedian, reference materials, refreshments, and laptops. Bring ideas for Wikipedia entries that need updating or creation. Even if you’re editing-averse, we urge you to stop by to show your support. We invite people of all gender identities and expressions, particularly transgender, cis-gender, and gender non-conforming women, to participate.
Facilities Services will be working on the library’s West Entrance during intersession. The West Entrance will be temporarily closed starting at the end of the business day on Friday, December 11. If you are in Bozeman during this winter break, our front doors will be open from Monday-Friday, 7 a.m.-5 p.m. Additional holiday hours for the library can be found here.
Great work this semester, Bobcats! Warm wishes for a happy intersession!
Snow cave in Browning, MT – 1937
Photo from MSU Special Collections
The 16th annual Can the Griz Food Drive is November 7th – November 21st. The MSU Library is a designated drop off point for canned goods, and as an added incentive, you can also trade cans of food for fines! Receive $1 for each can you bring to the Borrow Desk, up to $10, to apply to your *fines!
Help MSU can the Griz!
*This is for fines only, not other charges.
What: Your thoughts, creativity, and feedback
When: Wednesday, November 18: 1:30-3:00 p.m.
Thursday, November 19: 3:30-5:00 p.m.
RSVP: firstname.lastname@example.org or 994-5629
RSVP is a must, and we’ll send you the secret meeting location once we hear from you!
Why: Do you work, play, dream, create, think, share, edit, collaborate, consume, learn, express, observe, spark, compose, produce, inform, adapt, and/or improvise? Yes? Then we need you to help shape the future!
And did we mention there would be free food?!