Meet the (New) Librarian: Maria Emerson

Maria Emerson

The Library’s newest staff member is Public Services Librarian Maria Emerson. Maria’s duties include outreach to student organizations. You can reach her by email at, or just stop by the Library and say hi! Welcome to Lewis University Library, Maria! What aspects of your new position as Public Services Librarian are you most excited about? I’m really excited about

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Win your own study room for a day!

Super study contest external promo

**The contest is now closed. Congratulations to Bartosz Pyszowski, the Fall 2015 Library V.I.P.! This semester during Super Study, get the VIP treatment from the Lewis University Library: win your own study room for the day of your choice! Beginning Monday (11/16), visit the Library’s Facebook page to enter. Here’s how: Like the official contest announcement Post a comment telling us

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Lewis students: Take the Campus Climate Survey!

Campus Climate Survey

The purpose of the Campus Climate Survey is to understand the scope and nature of sexual violence at Lewis University, including student attitudes about and behaviors toward sexual violence and students’ knowledge of sexual misconduct policies and reporting procedures. This information is critical to tailoring sexual violence prevention education programming and to improving the campus response. The survey will be

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Lasallian Partners Visit Lewis Library

Juana Juha (center, in green) visited the Library from Bethlehem University, one of our partner Lasallian institutions.

This fall, the Library hosted two international visitors from our partner Lasallian institutions. In September, Juana Juha, Secretary to the Library Director at Bethlehem University (BU), spent two weeks with the library staff, learning about various facets of library operations. Juana spent time with each of the library staff members, discussing their job responsibilities and observing them in instruction sessions

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Catalog, I-Share outages expected this week

CARLI outages

System maintenance planned for this week may affect services such as the VuFind Catalog and I-Share. On Wednesday (10/21), between 10 p.m. and midnight, the CARLI website will be unavailable due to network maintenance. On Friday (10/23), between 3 a.m. and 5 a.m., all CARLI services will be unavailable due to firewall maintenance. These services include the VuFind Catalog, I-Share,

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New in the Library: Group Study Room Reservations

Group study room reservations

Tired of wandering the campus in search of a private place to work on your group project? Sick of your little brother heckling you while you’re practicing your presentation? Wish you had a guaranteed spot to do some last-minute cramming with your study group before your midterm exam? You’re in luck: Introducing group study room reservations at the Lewis University

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