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Display on Black History Month

Tuesday, February 12th, 2013 | Tags: ,
Posted in Faculty, Staff, Students by Diane Fulkerson | No Comments »

Pic-02052013-004Our Black History Month display shows books about African-American history and culture. Information about freedom quilts, used by the Underground Railroad as a secret code for fugitive slaves, is also available.

All books can be checked out.

Display on science education

Friday, November 2nd, 2012 | Tags: , , ,
Posted in Faculty, Staff, Students by Diane Fulkerson | No Comments »

Our new display is on science education. We have scientific titles from our Children’s Books collection, for all age levels, as well as titles on how to teach science to children.

All items can be checked out.

Banned Books Week events

Wednesday, September 26th, 2012 | Tags: , ,
Posted in Events by Diane Fulkerson | No Comments »

The USF in Lakeland Library and Student Government invite you to celebrate YOUR freedom to read by participating in various events during Banned Books Week.

Read-Out!

Tuesday, October 2
on the LTB terrace, outside the USF in Lakeland Library/Open Use Lab
from 11:30 AM to 1 PM
and
from 4:30 PM to 6 PM
Come and listen to excerpts from a challenged or banned book. Anyone can be reading: students, staff or faculty members.

First Amendment Film Festival

Wednesday, October 3
LTB 1105
10:30 am – 1:00 pm
“Inherit the Wind”
Followed by a group discussion led by Dr. Ralph Fehr

3:30 pm – 6:00 pm
“A Clockwork Orange”
Followed by a group discussion led by Dr. Cecil Greek

Book Discussion

Thursday, October 4
LTB 1105
12:00 pm – 1:00 pm
“To Kill a Mockingbird”
Group discussion led by Diane Fulkerson

Display

Monday, October 1 – Saturday, October 6
LTB 1115
The Library will have a display of banned and challenged books.

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For any questions, you can contact Lisa Zilinski at lzilinski@usf.edu .

This year marks the 30th anniversary of the Freedom to Read! Banned Books Week takes place from September 30 to October 6. Find title ideas and more information about Banned Books Week and the freedom to read on the American Library Association website athttp://www.ala.org/advocacy/banned/bannedbooksweek.

New display for Hispanic Heritage Month

Friday, September 7th, 2012 | Tags: ,
Posted in Events by Diane Fulkerson | No Comments »

We have a new display up, featuring books from the Lakeland collections relating to hispanic and latino heritage. We have many more on the shelves as well as numerous electronic resources on the topic. We’ll be happy to assist you in your search.

To note, these books can be checked out.

“The Detroit Tigers at Tigertown” exhibit now on display

Monday, February 7th, 2011 | Tags: , , , ,
Posted in Events by Diane Fulkerson | No Comments »

You can now come and browse our “Detroit Tigers at Tigertown” exhibit in the Library. The exhibit celebrates the 75th anniversary of Tigers spring training in Lakeland, FL.

You can find the list of the books in the exhibit here and some pictures here (but nothing beats thumbing through the books themselves!)

 

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