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Beaver Basics provides peer-to-peer help for Office 365 and Google Suite (Excel/sheets,  PowerPoint/slides, and Word/docs). Drop in for short workshops (5-7 minutes) and one-to-one consultations. Beaver Basics peer trainers are located in the...
Join librarians Kelly McElroy and Diana Park for a three-credit, two-week program in Ferrara, Italy, from June 26 through July 10. This program is designed for first-time travelers who wish to develop a deeper understanding of social justice...
There will be noise on the third and fourth floors of the Valley Library during the remodeling of library offices, especially early and mid-morning. Looking for a quiet spot for studying? The fifth floor Rotunda is designated as a quiet area, and...
 Access thousands of films through Kanopy  What is Kanopy? Kanopy is a streaming video resource with a collection of more than 26,000 films from leading producers on almost every subject imaginable, including award-winning documentaries,...
The Valley Library Circulation Desk has 24 Dell Latitude laptops available for long term borrowing. These laptops are intended to be term-long laptop substitutes for students without computers. As such, we are prioritizing students in need of a...
On Sunday, December 3, a small electrical fire at the Valley Library set off the fire alarms and necessitated the evacuation of the building. As one of the busiest public buildings on campus, the safety of our community is our top priority. Many...
Don't leave your backpack or electronics unattended in the library or in other public areas on campus as thefts do occur. If you’d like to store your items in a secure place at the library, lockers are located throughout the Valley Library and...
What is Kanopy? Kanopy is a streaming video resource with a collection of more than 26,000 films from leading producers on almost every subject imaginable, including award-winning documentaries, training films and theatrical releases. Kanopy is...
The William H. Galvani Rare Maps Collection of more than 1,000 maps depicting various regions of the globe from antiquity to the 20th century is now available for research at the library’s Special Collections and Archives Research Center (SCARC...
New to campus and unfamiliar with the Valley Library? In addition to the "Floor Maps" link on the upper right of the homepage, we also have an updated brochure that contains a map of each floor in the library to make your wayfinding much easier. The...

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