Exploring the Works of Donald Sutherland

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The world of film and television lost an icon with the recent passing of Donald McNichol Sutherland, the Emmy, Golden Globe, and BAFTA-winning actor. At 88 years old, just shy … Read more

The Heaven and Earth Grocery Store: A Review

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“The Heaven and Earth Grocery Store” by James McBride is a current bestseller and favorite of many book groups. The novel is a unique blend of literary fiction, historical fiction, … Read more

Picked Like a Rose: Silent Film Actresses

This summer, we are hosting a new exhibit, curated by Programming and Exhibitions Librarian Rhonda Rosen, “Picked Like a Rose: Silent Film Actresses.” Inspired by the song “Clara Bow” on … Read more

Featured Resource: The Interwar Culture Database

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Today’s post was written by Michael Robinson. Michael is the circulation services late night supervisor for the William H. Hannon Library. During the day he pursues interests in playwriting, poetry, … Read more

Announcing the 2024 IRDL Scholars

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We are pleased to announce the 2024 cohort of scholars for the Institute for Research Design in Librarianship (IRDL) Online. This year, the William H. Hannon Library will virtually welcome … Read more

New Gabrielino-Tongva Bibliography

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As part of our commitment to highlighting Indigenous voices and perspectives in our collections, the William H. Hannon Library has published a new open educational resource: a digital bibliography of … Read more

Reading Yiddish Literature in Spring 2023

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Today’s post was written by Programming and Exhibitions Librarian Rhonda Rosen. My interest in Yiddish literature began in 2005 while attending an American Library Association conference in Boston. I heard … Read more