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Reminder: Don’t Write in Library Books

Reminder: Don’t Write in Library Books

We’ve seen several instances recently of writing and/or otherwise defacing books that belong to the library. Please remember not to write in books that belong to Cowan-Blakley Library. Let’s work together to preserve the resources we all share! Below is an example of an extreme case:

Blakley Library Offers Extended Hours During Finals

Blakley Library Offers Extended Hours During Finals

  Blakley Library is trying something new for Spring 2016 finals. We are going to extend our hours. Now the library will be available to you for study during the hours below. If this is successful we will consider regularly offering extended hours during Final Exam weeks. Be sure and give us your feedback so we know if the extended hours are helping you!

Featured Library Staff Member: Dean Cherie Hohertz

Featured Library Staff Member: Dean Cherie Hohertz

  Cherie Hohertz is Dean of University Libraries at University of Dallas. Get to know her in this interview! What is your job at Blakley library? What do you do? I am the Dean of University Libraries and Research. I oversee all of the daily operations of the library, but the majority of my job includes library planning and assessment, budgeting, and administrative work. Making sure the library runs smoothly. What made you want to work in a library? I…

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Food for Fines

Food for Fines

  The William A. Blakley Library, along with Campus Ministry, is sponsoring the 10th Annual Food for Fines. From March 14 – 25, patrons of the William A. Blakley Library are invited to help the community and themselves by donating non-perishable food items in lieu of paying library fines. Donated items will benefit the St. Jude’s Catholic Church food pantry, so any food donations will be gratefully accepted (regardless of whether or not you are paying a fine). For each…

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Welcome!

Welcome to the updated blog for the Blakley Library at the University of Dallas! Here we will be posting all kind of news and helpful information for you. Check back soon for more news