Sunday, September 25, 2016

Banned Books Week

Does Dykes Library have any banned books? Yes, Skloot, R. (2010). The immortal life of Henrietta Lacks /. Crown Publishers,. 

Can I check it out? Yes, call number: WO 690 S628i 2010

A list of frequently challenged classics:

Tuesday, September 20, 2016

National Voter Registration Day

National Voter Registration Day! Are you registered to vote? Have you moved since Election Day 2015? Make sure you’re registered to vote at your new address!

We'll help you register and answer any and all questions that you have about the process:
Tuesday, September 27, 2016
Dykes Library
10:00 am – 2:00 pm

Monday, August 29, 2016

Library Proxy Server Maintenance

The Library's content proxy server ( will be offline briefly on the morning of Tuesday, September 6th for scheduled security updates.  This will mean no off-campus access to licensed content through which will affect all full-text links in the catalog, E-Journal Finder, the databases page, and FindIt.

Direct links to resources (i.e. links without the proxy address prefix) will not be affected. Off-campus users should be able to use VPN/Direct Access with non-proxied URLs.  For example, remove "" from your links.

From a FindIt URL like this:

remove this part:

and use this:

We apologize for the inconvenience.