Library Announcements – 5/26/20

Come Learn About Metadata Creation! Come support the Metadata and Monographic Resources Team (MMRT) in a practice run of our presentation, “Got Metadata in Your Future? Lessons Learned from Describing a Unique Image Collection,” that will be presented at CU at the Conference on June 5. (Check out the conference offerings and register here: […]

Library Announcements – 5/18/20

Cooper Projects Today, Monday, May 18, 2020 the following projects will start (or re-start): 1) The single use restrooms on 4th floor (near GIS spaces) will be renovated to comply with ADA guidelines. The restrooms will be slightly larger. The work is expected to be complete in two weeks. 2) The Cooper entrance doors will […]

Library Announcements – 5/11/20

How to make excellent graphics, part 1: Adobe Spark, Canva, Slides May 14 @ 11 a.m. Instructor: Kelsey Sheaffer Making really excellent flyers, handouts, even presentations has become incredibly easy. This hands-on workshop will give an introduction to using the easiest tools on the web (Adobe Spark and Canva) to create materials. We’ll also go […]

Library Announcements – 5/4/20

Welcome to Clayton Ruminski! Please join Special Collections in welcoming (virtually for now) Clayton Ruminski to the unit as our new Digital and Preservation Archivist. Clayton joins us from the Hagley Museum and Archives in Delaware where he served as the Managing Archivist. While at the Hagley, Clayton successfully implemented numerous initiatives to improve access, […]

Library Announcements – 4/27/20

“We grow neither better nor worse as we get old, but more like ourselves.” – Bernard Baruch  PASCAL Primo Training The PASCAL Discovery Working Group is providing “Primo Discovery Training for Frontline Staff” via Zoom. This one-hour session will serve as Clemson Libraries’ primary Primo training and will provide an introduction of our new public […]

Library Announcements – 4/20/20

Submit proposals by May 8th for ACRL Conference 2021 Via the ACRL Update 4.14.20: ACRL invites proposal submissions for the ACRL 2021 Conference, “Ascending into an Open Future,” to be held April 14-17, 2021, in Seattle, Washington. ACRL 2021 offers a variety of options for participation and features nine session formats to suit a wide […]

Library Announcements – 4/15/20

WE SHOULD REALLY GET TOGETHER SOMETIME SOON Virtual Movie Night with Clemson Home and RHA The Libraries is partnering with Clemson Home and the Residence Hall Association (RHA) to provide a 2-part movie night event! Participants can access “A Beautiful Day in the Neighborhood” from TigerFlix ( and can join us for a virtual watch […]

Library Announcements – 4/6/20

Remote Announcements! Netflix Party!!! Jeremy Scott The People’s Designer We will have our next Netflix Party this week on Thursday at 8pm (April 9th). We will be watching Jeremy Scott The People’s Designer. Thank you Ed for the recommendation. Come join us!!! Instructions: Make sure you are using Chrome and have the Netflix Party Add […]

Library Announcements – 3/30/20

April Birthdays! Snider Shares Stress Survival Strategies (From A Safe Distance) Dr. Andrea Eaton, a staff psychologist in CAPS, joined our HR Meeting the other day and shared some helpful exercises with us: Thought action cycle Imagine your Thoughts, Emotions, and Actions each as a point in a triangle Sometimes need to re-balance and get back to the […]

Library Announcements – 3/23/20

PASCAL COVID-19 Resources for Libraries Amy Trepal debuted this page the folks at PASCAL have pulled together, to support academic and other libraries in South Carolina through this brave new research & instruction landscape, otherwise known as Our Plague Year. If you have any questions regarding online resources available through PASCAL, or if you […]