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WSU Libraries to recruit students for advisory board

The board will be made up of undergraduate and graduate students, including those from Global Campus, ASWSU and Multicultural Student Services.
JENAE LAXSON, Evergreen reporter January 9, 2021

WSU Libraries will form a student advisory board that will provide feedback in improving library operations. The board will offer advice on WSU Libraries’ facilities and services, said Erica Nicol,...

WSU Libraries implements new video database

AVON is being used to meet WSU’s demands for academic videos and video streaming. AVON is more affordable
ABBY DAVIS, Evergreen reporter November 12, 2020

WSU Libraries is offering students and faculty members a new video database, which contains more than 72,000 videos. ProQuest’s Academic Video Online is licensed through the Orbis Cascade Alliance,...

WSU Libraries asks for website-user feedback

The board will be made up of no more than 10 undergraduate and graduate students.
ANDREA GONZALEZ, Evergreen reporter November 2, 2020

Ben Rearick used to sit in the Compton Union Building and ask students for their feedback about WSU Libraries, but staff at WSU Libraries changed the way they collect feedback because of pandemic restrictions. Rearick,...

WSU library curates Black pioneer history

A former WSU professor worked to curate the collection, which was then used as educational tools for middle school history courses.
HANNAH FLORES, Evergreen reporter September 30, 2020

About 50 years ago, one WSU professor saw the importance of documenting the stories of Black individuals in the Pacific Northwest and began creating audio recordings. The collection can now be accessed...

Campus libraries remain closed for fall

Lockers are located outside of Holland & Terrell Libraries. Materials will be placed in the lockers for pick up.
ANDREA GONZALEZ, Evergreen reporter August 16, 2020

WSU Pullman Libraries will not have physical copies of course reserves like books, articles and movies as reserves are available in electronic formats only.  Beth Blakesley, WSU associate dean of libraries,...

WSU librarian compiles list of anti-racist resources

The anti-racist resource guide is available online at WSU Libraries. The guide includes a list of books about race and racism.
CHERYL AARNIO, Evergreen reporter July 21, 2020

A WSU librarian created a resource guide of books to encourage conversation about race and racism. After the murder of George Floyd, there was a lot of self examination, both for individuals and for...

‘We find ourselves needing to essentially reinvent ourselves’

The Neill Public Library will have books available for curbside pickup starting June 15. Library materials will be disinfected and placed in Ziploc bags.
LOREN NEGRON, Evergreen reporter June 12, 2020

Neill Public Library will begin its curbside pick-up service June 15, which will be available 1-6 p.m. Monday to Friday. “It's been really interesting for public libraries because we have spent a...

WSU libraries limit use of online film service to save money

Library officials switched to a request-based format for Kanopy, an online film service.
SYDNEY BROWN, Evergreen reporter June 9, 2020

WSU faculty members will now have to file a request form in order to access a Kanopy Film Service movie.  Kanopy is an online platform used by WSU to allow classes to watch films together at no cost...

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