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Annual Holiday Celebration

Christmas Ornament hanging from a tree
Tuesday, December 3, 2019 - 12:30pm to 2:30pm

Join us for our annual campus-wide Holiday Celebration at 12:30 p.m. on Tuesday, Dec. 3, on the first floor near the Joe Brown Collection. Wear your most festive holiday attire for a hot cocoa bar, cookies, and music.

Check out holiday events at West Library

Check out holiday events at West Library

Let's make the holidays merry and bright!
Check out the TXWES Makers Lab's new hours

Check out the TXWES Makers Lab's new hours

The lab is now open for walk in appointments!
Attend the TXWES Reads 'The Book Thief' Event Nov. 12

Attend the TXWES Reads 'The Book Thief' Event Nov. 12

Come join us at the next TXWES Reads 'The Book Thief' event where Dr. Brenda Matthews will discuss what life was like in Nazi Germany.

So you think you've got game?

International games week
Thursday, November 7, 2019 - 12:15pm to 4:15pm
Location: 
Room 214

Join West Library from 12:15 p.m. – 4:15 p.m. Thursday, Nov. 7, in room 214 as we join over 1,000 libraries worldwide to celebrate International Games Week!   Read, learn, and play with your fellow Rams.  Feel free to bring your own games, or play a game from our amazing Game Collection!  Pizza and snacks will be provided for participants.

Contact Natasha Zinsou at zinsou@txwes.edu with any questions.

 

Mitchell-Reed with Dr. Lili Zhang

Mitchell-Reed with Dr. Lili Zhang
Thursday, November 7, 2019 - 12:15pm to 1:15pm
Location: 
Orientation Room

West Library will host a Mitchell-Reed Community of Learner lecture at 12:15 p.m. on Thursday, Nov. 7, in the Library Orientation Room. 

Comic Collection and Costume Contest

Comic Collection and Costume Contest
Thursday, October 31, 2019 - 12:15pm to 1:15pm
Location: 
1st floor

Join the West Library in celebrating the soft-open of our brand new collection: the Adkinson-Lynton Comic Collection!  This project was started over a year ago with generous donations from Dr. Cary D. Adkinson and Dr. Eddy J.

Mitchell-Reed with Dr. Bishop

Mitchell-Reed with Dr. Bishop
Tuesday, October 29, 2019 - 12:15pm to 1:15pm
Location: 
Orientation ROom

Join us for a Mitchell-Reed Community of Learners lecture at 12:15 p.m. on Tuesday, Oct. 29, in the West Library Orientation Room.  

TXWES Reads The Book Thief

TXWES Reads The Book Thief

West Library is sponsoring TXWES Reads again this year. This year’s book is The Book Thief by Markus Zusak.
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LibKey Nomad - Now Available

West Library has now enabled LibKey Nomad for your research use.  LibKey Nomad is a browser extension for Chrome that instantly connects users to full text from popular research sites, even if starting from outside the library. Sites include PubMed, Wikipedia, and publisher pages. You will see what content is available from West Library and get to it in one-click, whether it is from a publisher, aggregator, or open access source.