Spring Textbook Drive

Please help us make textbooks more accessible to SCSU students by donating textbooks that you’re no longer using. Donated items that are assigned to courses in the future will be added to the library’s Textbooks on Reserve program, available to students for 2-hour checkout.

Drop off locations:
SCSU Library Circulation Desk (MC)
Student Government Office (AMC 139) – May 6-10, 2019 only

Sponsored by:
Student Government Association
University Library Student Advisory Board
University Library

Full Spectrum Lights in the Library

Winter blues? Let us help! Visit Miller Center first floor west to study near the full-spectrum lights. Full-spectrum lights mimic natural, outdoor light. Sitting in front of these lights for 15-30 minutes can improve your mood, energy, and concentration.

Available daily until 1 p.m.

Co-sponsored by University Library and Counseling and Psychological Services.

Register for a Spring 2019 LIB class

LIB 280: Critical Thinking in Academic Research (3 credits)

LIB 280 fulfills Goal Area 2 (Critical Reasoning) and covers research strategies, finding high-quality resources, recognizing biases in information, and analyzing arguments found within a variety of sources.

Section 1: T/R 11:00-12:15 with Melissa Prescott
Section 54: Online with Robin Ewing

Login to e-Services to view and register for Spring 2019 course offerings.

Submit an Entry for the Miller Center Student Art Show

In conjunction with the Art Student Union club, University Library will be hosting a juried student art show.

Drop off your ready-to-display 2D or 3D piece (up to two per student) between Oct. 22 and Nov. 4 at the University Library Circulation Desk.

Please complete a release form for each piece of art. Copies of the form can be found in Kiehle Visual Arts Center or at the circulation desk in the library.

Judging and installation will happen the week of November 5. There will be a single purchase prize awarded with two honorable mentions. A short open house will be held on Nov. 15 at 4 p.m.

Questions? Contact Tom Steman, University Archives

Miller Center Student Art Show

Nick Beaty, “I’m Sorry, Elizabeth”

 

University Library and the Art Student Union (ASU) group are pleased to announce the 2017 Miller Center student art show winner, Nick Beaty, for his piece titled, “I’m Sorry, Elizabeth.”

 

 

Madalyn Vieths, “Wolke”

 

Madalyn Vieths and Jon Dorf each won Honorable Mention for their works, “Wolke” and “Fake News.”

 

 

 

Jon Dorf, “Fake News”

 

The artwork submitted by student artists is on display in the Wellness Area inside the library on first floor. The exhibit will be up through January 2018.

 

 

Submit an Entry for the Miller Center Student Art Show

In conjunction with the Art Student Union club, the University Library will be hosting a juried student art show.

Drop off your ready-to-display 2D or 3D piece (up to two per student) between Monday, Oct. 23 and Friday, Nov. 3 at the circulation desk in the library.

Please complete a release form for each piece of art. Copies of the form can be found in Kiehle Visual Arts Center or at the circulation desk in the library.

Judging and installation will happen the week of November 6.  There will be a single purchase prize awarded with two honorable mentions. A short open house will be held on Thursday, November 16.  Details will be forthcoming.

Questions? Contact Tom Steman, University Archives

Free FAFSA Financial Aid Workshops

picture of studentsGet FREE professional assistance to complete your Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA). The FAFSA is the first step in applying for state and federal financial aid.

Student participants can register to win a $500 educational award!

Free workshops will take place in Miller Center 206 and 207 on:

Thursday, October 19, 2017 from 3 – 7 p.m.
Thursday, November 9, 2017 from 4 – 7 p.m.
Monday, January 22, 2018 from 4 – 7:30 p.m.

Register now (drop ins also welcome).

These workshops are free, open to the public, and intended for anyone who plans to attend any higher education institution next year.

Please bring:
-Social Security number
-Alien registration number, if not a U.S. citizen
-Driver’s license number, if have one
-Last year’s tax information or current tax returns for student and parent(s)
-Information on savings, investments, and business and farm assets for student and parent(s)
-Records of untaxed income.

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Parking:
4th Avenue Parking Ramp @ $1.50/hour
Miller Center Pay Lot @ $1.50/hour

This event is offered in collaboration with Minnesota College Goal, a statewide program that provides free assistance to students and their families in completing the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA).