Since 1958, the American Library Association has chosen a week in April to celebration National Library Week. It is a time to celebrate the contributions of our nation’s libraries and librarians and to promote library use and support. All types of libraries - school, public, academic and special – participate.
National Library Week is April 13-19th this year, and the national theme is “Lives Change @ Your Library.” UST Libraries will be celebrating from April 14-17th and have come up with a variety of programs and events throughout the week. We are excited to share it all with you!
Check out the schedule below or view our National Library Week website to learn more!
Ireland Library Academiclete Games – 4-5:00pm
Noon-6pm, OSF Leather Room
4/14-17 and 4/19
Theology Used Booksale & Silent Auction
8am-10pm, Ireland Library
Food for Fines
“Why Get an MLIS?” Display
Throughout the week, information will be on display in the OSF library about Masters of Library and Information Science degrees and what they’ve meant to staff here at UST.
How have Libraries Changed Your Life?
Join the community discussion of this year’s National Library Week theme on the OSF Rotunda whiteboard, Twitter, Flickr, and other social media sites (viewable on our website
, as well)
“Tommies on the Loose” Selfie Scavenger Hunt
Do you like taking selfies? This week, look for pictures of Tommie reading scattered throughout the libraries and share selfies with them