Monthly Archives: February 2015

Movie Reviews: The Intouchables

The Intouchables 2011, 112 mins., directed and written by Olivier Nakache and Eric Toledano.   A crowd-pleasing film which broke box office records in its native France, and across Europe, it’s based on a true story of a paraplegic millionaire

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CSU Library Stacks Announcement

Cal State San Bernardino has partnered with OpenStax College, a Rice University-based textbook initiative that offers both free and low-cost digital access and printing options that have helped students reduce book costs by more than $30 million. Over the past

Posted in Ebooks, Library Services

New information literacy videos

Are your students working on research assignments? Curious about how information works? We’ve added new information literacy videos! Learn about the deep web, popular and scholarly sources, the information cycle, peer review, open access, and information economics. These are great

Posted in Library Services

Movie Reviews: August Rush

August Rush 2007, 114 mins., directed by Kirsten Sheridan.   A fairy tale of a movie, loosely based on the book, Oliver Twist, by Charles Dickens. Musically gifted orphan, August Rush, played by Freddie Highmore (Charlie and the Chocolate Factory)

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Jazz Lecture

African American Artists and the Evolution of the Tenor Saxophone Wed., February 25, 2015 Noon in PL-4005 Presented by: Robert Knop Join us for a lecture & demonstration of the jazz styles of prominent Jazz Artists 1940-2000 performed on the

Posted in Lectures & Presentations

Midterm ENERGY!

FREE Coffee and Granola Bars for the first 500 people each day February 9-12 7:30 p.m. – Midnight Location: Cafe au Lib Stop by and help yourself! If you have questions or would like to know more about upcoming events,

Posted in Cafe au Lib Events

Black History Exhibit

WHEN: February 1-March 3, 2015 WHERE: Located on the 1st floor About the Exhibit: The years following the Civil War between 1865-1877 are known as the Reconstruction in the United States of America. After the 13th, 14th, and 15th Amendments

Posted in Exhibits & Displays

Franchise Movies of 2015 Exhibit

With the impressive list of highly anticipated sequels coming this year, 2015 will go down in the books as the best year of franchise players. Here is a partial list: Avengers: Age of Ultron Fast & Furious 7 Jurassic World

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Black History Lecture

Presented by John M. Pfau Library, Black Voice Foundation, and B.F.S.S.A Footsteps through History with Hari Jones Thursday, February 19, 2015 Noon-1 p.m. in PL-4005 Open to the Public About the Lecture: The lecture will feature primary sources from this

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Library Elevator 5 out of service

A message from Facilities Services: “In order to perform maintenance on Elevator #5 in the Pfau Library, the elevator will be Out of Service starting today, Thursday, February 5, 2015 until Friday, February 13, 2015. We apologize for any inconvenience

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