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The student voice of Washington State University since 1895

The Daily Evergreen

The student voice of Washington State University since 1895

The Daily Evergreen

WSU students participating in Terrell Librarys past Queering the Archives event, Oct. 21, 2022.

Queering the Archives of LGBTQ history

ERIN MULLINS, Evergreen reporter April 5, 2023

Editor’s note: Josie Cohen-Rodriguez and Hannah Cohen, who were both interviewed for this article, are married. One-fiftieth of a percent. That is the percentage of LGBTQ-focused library materials...

Linnea Rash, WSU Conservator Museum Specialist, mends Washington State College staff bulletins on April 19 in her conservation lab.

WSU conservator preserves history for future generations

FRANKIE BEER, Evergreen news editor April 20, 2022

The elevator jolts.  Linnea Rash is lowered deep into the basement of WSU’s Terrell Library, where she walks among endless stacks of weathered books and maps. The hushed silence of her laboratory...

WSU Libraries have been closed since March 2020.

WSU Libraries to reopen on July 12

ANDREA GONZALEZ, Evergreen reporter July 7, 2021

WSU Libraries will reopen on July 12 with limited COVID-19 restrictions. The libraries’ operating hours for the fall semester have not been decided, said Beth Blakesley, WSU Libraries associate dean....

The board will be made up of undergraduate and graduate students, including those from Global Campus, ASWSU and Multicultural Student Services.

WSU Libraries to recruit students for advisory board

JENAE LAXSON, Evergreen roots editor 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,...

AVON is being used to meet WSU’s demands for academic videos and video streaming. AVON is more affordable

WSU Libraries implements new video database

ABBY DAVIS, Evergreen copy chief 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,...

The board will be made up of no more than 10 undergraduate and graduate students.

WSU Libraries asks for website-user feedback

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,...

A former WSU professor worked to curate the collection, which was then used as educational tools for middle school history courses.

WSU library curates Black pioneer history

HANNAH FLORES October 1, 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...

Lockers are located outside of Holland & Terrell Libraries. Materials will be placed in the lockers for pick up.

Campus libraries remain closed for fall

ANDREA GONZALEZ, Evergreen reporter August 17, 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,...

The anti-racist resource guide is available online at WSU Libraries. The guide includes a list of books about race and racism.

WSU librarian compiles list of anti-racist resources

CHERYL AARNIO, Evergreen reporter July 22, 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...

Since Neill Public Library was founded in 1922 by American Association of University Women, it has been in seven different locations and collected 100,000 books.

‘We find ourselves needing to essentially reinvent ourselves’

LOREN NEGRON, Evergreen editor-in-chief 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...

Holland and Terrell libraries will no longer operate until midnight starting this semester

WSU libraries limit use of online film service to save money

SYDNEY BROWN, Evergreen reporter June 10, 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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