Library Updates

Q&A with Author David Small

Posted by Sara Volmering on

We talked with author David Small about his creative process before his talk on Wednesday, Oct. 20, at 7 p.m. at the Fetzer Center. David will join his wife, Sarah Stewart, and archivist and rare book dealer Gerald W. Cloud for a special evening about David and Sarah's lives, work and archive.

Swain Education Library reimagined, to host student success and programming partners

Posted by Sara Volmering on

This fall, the University Libraries will transform the Swain Education Library into a space for student programming and academic support. Located in Sangren Hall, Swain will now host campus partners focused on peer tutoring, global and community engagement and student entrepreneurship, in addition to continued space for library instruction and events.

Temporary laptop program ending July 2021

Posted by Sara Volmering on

The University Libraries ended laptop checkouts on July 20, 2021. If you currently have a laptop checked out through this program, contact User Services at (269) 387-5059 regarding your renewal and return options. 

Tall storage shelves at Zhang Legacy Collection Center.

Changes to WMU Archives’ record transfer guidelines

Posted by Sara Volmering on

Guidelines have changed to limit the records accepted into the WMU Archives. Documents with historical significance or records that must be retained for eight or more years will continue to be received.

Library dropbox locations closing temporarily

Posted by Angela Brcka on

University Libraries is removing several return dropboxes from across campus in order to keep library employees and our community healthy and safe.