What’s Happening


people getting messages
Wednesday, April 26, 2017
1:30 PM to 3:30 PM

Come and relax at our De-Stress Fest on April 26th.

Date: April 17, 2017
graphic of fist with fork in it

Feed the hungry and get rid of your library fines.

Date: April 12, 2017
Monday, April 3, 2017
2:30 PM to 4:00 PM

Eat a Book at Denison Library’s Edible Books Festival!

Date: March 22, 2017
people outlines
Wednesday, March 29, 2017
7:00 PM

Hear their stories! Denison students & alums share their stories of survival and the challenges they overcame rebuilding their lives in the United States.

Date: March 9, 2017

Do cool stuff with your barcode at home over break, like watch free movies!

Date: March 3, 2017
Library Displays movie poster

Come take a look at our Astronomy display and Human Origins display on the third floor of the library!

Date: February 20, 2017


finals poster
Monday, December 12, 2016 to Thursday, December 22, 2016

Beginning Monday, December 12, the library will be open 24 hours a day to provide additional space for studying through the end of finals (December 22).

Date: December 5, 2016
students with therapy dog
Wednesday, December 14, 2016
1:30 PM to 3:30 PM

Come unwind at the library on December 14th from 1:30-3:30 with therapy dogs, chair massages, coloring activities, snacks, and more.

Date: December 2, 2016
Jen La Count

Classics major and Latin and Greek Minor, Jen La Count '17, discusses volunteer work and a future in Speech Pathology.

Date: December 1, 2016
Meghan McGuire

Theatre major and Creative Writing minor, Meghan McGuire '17, discusses her semester with Chicago's Second City Training Center.

Date: December 1, 2016
Kaylah O'Neil

Library Circulation employee and Psychology major, Kaylah O'Neil, discusses fitness and professors.

Date: November 8, 2016
Amanda Jack

Library Circulation employee and Physics and Biology double major, Amanda Jack '17 discusses Physics faculty and forming meaningful friendships.

Date: November 7, 2016
Hieu Tran

Library Circulation employee and International Studies and Economics double major, Hieu Tran '17 discusses the Open House and abroad experiences.

Date: October 28, 2016
Sam Schaff

Library Circulation employee, Sam Schaff ’17, discusses VIP tickets and a future in social work.

Date: October 18, 2016
Yiming Guo

Denison Libraries’ new Natural Sciences Liaison Librarian, Yiming Guo, talks about an early interest in science and a passion for helping students.

Date: October 4, 2016
Tuesday, October 4, 2016
12:15 PM

Gabriel Alegría & the Afro-Peruvian Sextet to Perform at the library on Tuesday October 4th at 12:15pm.

Date: September 30, 2016
Thursday, April 28, 2016
7:00 PM

What does Shakespeare have to tell us today? Come to the library and see for yourself.

Date: April 27, 2016
Tawnee Greenriver '16

Tawnee GreenRiver, a senior studio art major, wishes to serve others through art

Date: April 26, 2016
Wednesday, April 27, 2016
1:30 PM to 3:30 PM

If you’re feeling the stress of the end of the semester and you need some time to unwind, stop by the library on April 27 from 1:30-3:30 for therapy dogs, chair massages, coloring activities, snacks, and more.

Date: April 15, 2016

Interested in exploring U.S. public opinion about election campaigns (including the current presidential race), or just about any issue you can think of? Social Sciences Librarian Roger Kosson recommends the iPoll Datank.

Date: April 11, 2016
Sunday, April 10, 2016 to Sunday, May 1, 2016

Have library fines? Want to make a difference in our community? Take a step to make a difference and reduce your fines!

Date: March 24, 2016
Melissa Engleman

Our new Assistant Director for Education and Research, Melissa Engleman, talks about information literacy and what she loves about being a librarian.

Date: March 10, 2016
Matt Harmon

Library Circulation employee Matt Harmon discusses his love of playwriting, acting, and his upcoming performance as Richard III.

Date: February 25, 2016
Dictionary Database

Ever wondered about the origin of a word? Humanities Liaison, Amy Elliott, recommends the “sockdolager” for all word nerds: The Oxford English Dictionary online database.

Date: February 17, 2016
Monday, February 15, 2016
6:30 PM

Library remembers Joe Razo and his documentary “More Than a Noose.”

Date: February 9, 2016
Emma Miller

Library student employee Emma Miller ‘16 discusses Once Bitten, a musical comedy about a zombie apocalypse.

Date: January 28, 2016

ProQuest has introduced a new version of its citation management tools, RefWorks and Flow. The new RefWorks combines the functionality of the current RefWorks with the Flow interface.

Date: January 18, 2016


Wednesday, December 9, 2015
1:00 PM to 3:00 PM

Feeling stressed by the end of the semester? Join Denison Libraries and Whisler Center staff in the library for stress-relief on Wednesday, December 9th from 1:00-3:00 p.m. We'll have therapy dogs, chair massages, and more.

Date: December 2, 2015

You can find it all in Denison’s University Archives and Special Collections: copies of some of the first Adytum yearbooks, artifacts from student life, and photos of the community dating back to the nineteenth century.

Date: November 16, 2015

Look in Denison’s yearbooks from the early 1940’s. You will see how involved Denison was in the war effort.”

Date: November 11, 2015