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Finals got you frazzled?

Check out the end of the semester events at Drexel Library and Post Learning Commons


Group Study Rooms:

Reserve a room using our online form on the Library homepage

Extended Hours:

Starting Sunday, April 29, the Library and first floor of the Learning Commons will be open 24/7.

Writing Center Satellite:

Writing Fellows are available until April 27. Monday – Thursday, 4-6pm

5 Minute Massage:

Take a break with a 5-minute massage from a certified sports massage therapist. April 30 – May 2, 8:00-10:00pm

Gerard Manley Hopkins, S.J. Special Collections Exhibit

Gerard Manley Hopkins, S.J.On Thursday, March 29, 2012 the SJU Community met to honor the Leadership and Generosity of the Jesuit Community at Saint Joseph’s University and to view the new Gerard Manley Hopkins, S.J. Special Collections exhibit located on the third floor of the John and Maryanne Hennings Post Learning Commons.

Named after Hopkins, the esteemed nineteenth century Jesuit Victorian poet, the special collections feature, among other items, a diverse and growing collection of Jesuitica and Jesuitana, which includes more than 400 volumes, some quite rare, published between the 16th and 20th centuries.

African American Read-In: Wed. 2/8, 4-5PM

A frican American Read-in

SJU
joins thousands of schools and libraries across the country for the

23rd Annual
African American READ-IN

Come to Drexel Library and read a selection from your favorite African American author, poet, playwright, musician, essayist or historian.

Wednesday, February 8th
4:00 – 5:00 PM

Drexel Library

(refreshments will be served)

Drexel Library open 24/7 During Finals!

Drexel Library open 24/7 During Finals

Beginning Sunday, December 11 and through finals, the Francis A. Drexel Library will be open 24 hours.

Time: December 11 – December 17 (closing at 4:00pm that Saturday)

Please note: During extended hours, there will be no technical or library assistance.

A valid SJU ID is required to use Drexel Library. Security escorts are available by calling x1111.

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Café Hours Fall Finals Week 2011

Sun. 12/11 4pm-Midnight

Mon. 12/12 – Fri. 12/16 10am-Midnight

Countdown to Final Exams Workshop, December 7 & 8


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Don’t delay! Register today for a workshop that will help you learn effective techniques to take the pressure off your last week of the semester. This workshop, presented by the Learning Resource Center, will present effective strategies to help you begin preparing for final exams.

Room/Location: Francis A. Drexel Library, 2nd Floor – Room 218.

Dates: Wednesday, December 7, 2011, 3:00 PM – 3:45 PM.

Thursday, December 8, 2011, 11:30am – 1:00pm

Sponsor: Learning Resource Center.
Contact: Carolyn Zaccagni. czaccagn@sju.edu Phone: 610-660-1846.

Registration Link: http://www.sju.edu/studentlife/studentresources/sess/lrc/services/workshops/index.html

Saint Joseph’s students can reserve Group Study rooms from November 28 – December 17.

Group Study Room

Rooms available for reservation: 204, 205, 216, 217, and 219.

Please stop by the Information Desk on the 1st floor to reserve. You can also fill out our online form on the library home page, call x1904, or E-mail refhelp@sju.edu.

Students are free to use the rooms if they are not reserved. If a group has reserved the room, students are expected to finish up their work within 15 minutes and yield the room to those with reservations.

11/29: See The Saint John's Bible

November 29, 2011 3:30 to 5:00pm

Campus Commons
Saint Joseph’s University

View several volumes of The Saint John’s Bible and the BBC documentary of the making of the Bible.

The Saint John’s Bible is the first hand-written, hand-illuminated bible produced in over 500 years.  Commissioned by the monks of St. John’s Abbey in Minnesota, the Bible is a fusion of ancient artistic materials and techniques with modern technology envisioned by Donald Jackson, the official scribe and calligrapher for the British Crown.

This event is sponsored by the Office of Mission and the Francis A. Drexel Library.

Refreshments will be served.

View this information in pdf format:

African American Read-In: Mon. 2/21 4-5PM

22nd Annual
African American READ-IN

Come to Drexel Library and read a selection from your favorite African American author, poet, playwright, musician, essayist or historian.

Monday, February 21st
4:00 – 5:00 PM

Drexel Library

(refreshments will be served)

The event is co-sponsored by the English Department, Office of Institutional Diversity,
Office of Multicultural Life and Drexel Library.