Exhibit and discussion: Researching Diversity at Drexel
Submitted on August 15, 2011 - 1:29PM
Our latest exhibition, 'Researching Diversity at Drexel,' opened August 10. This week we'll be hosting an opening reception with coffee and conversation about researching and documenting diversity.
Join us for a hands-on processing workshop April 23
Submitted on April 9, 2010 - 9:00AM
Join the Drexel University Archives and DU College of Medicine Archives for a hands-on archives processing workshop at Hagerty Library on Friday, April 23, 2010, from 9-5.
Engineers Week continues: Celestial Space and Eternal Darkness
Submitted on February 17, 2010 - 1:46PM
In 1960, Drexel honored Jacques and Auguste Piccard with its Science and Engineering Award as part of the eleventh annual Drexel Engineer's Day.
Join us for a hands-on processing workshop February 5
Submitted on January 29, 2010 - 9:00AM
Join the Drexel University Archives for a hands-on archives processing workshop on Friday, February 5th, 2010, from 10-4.
One Hour Left in the eResource Fair at Hagerty Library
Submitted on October 1, 2009 - 12:50PM
You have one hour left to enjoy the food, prizes and eResources at Hagerty Library's 1st ever eResources Fair until 2 p.m. today.
New Exhibition in the Creese Student Center and Online!
Submitted on August 18, 2009 - 10:37AM
Please stop by the lobby of the Creese Student Center to see an exhibition titled: The Enriched Collegiate Experience: Historical Photographs of Student Clubs, Teams, Organizations, and Events.
E-Book Expo: Lyrasis Panel Discussion (archive)
Submitted on November 24, 2009 - 5:04PM
Last Friday, I was very pleased to participate as part of this panel discussion being held by Lyrasis at the Harrisburg University of Science and Technology in Harrisburg Pa. The ambitious hour-long agenda covered many aspects of working with e-books in libraries, featuring just five minutes from eight different speakers and several excellent questions from participants.
Comparison of E-Book Collections
Submitted on September 21, 2009 - 2:01PM
E-Book Collections are taking off in libraries and private subscriptions, but how to they compare? What follows is a work in progress based on perceptions of the Librarians at Drexel University's Hagerty Library of the e-book platforms we use.
Information Systems & Technology Associations
Submitted on May 22, 2009 - 12:16PM
Professional associations are good investments. Whether you are networking for a job, keeping skills up to date or just seeking the company of colleagues, your reward from participating will exceed your investment many times over.
Digital@Drexel Presentation and Showcase Event Highlights Digital Projects at Drexel
Submitted on November 21, 2011 - 4:15PM
Over a dozen digital projects were on display at the Digital@Drexel Presentation and Showcase event on Friday, November 18th at W. W. Hagerty Library.
Revamped Drexel Authors Event Focuses on Building Connections & Community
Submitted on May 19, 2023 - 8:55AM
The Drexel community gathered in the A. J. Drexel Picture Gallery on May 9 to honor faculty, staff, students, alumni, and trustees for their contributions to scholarship and published creative expression.
Calling all Drexel Book Authors & Editors!
Submitted on February 3, 2023 - 9:53AM
Did you author or edit a book in 2022? Tell us about it, and we'll include your work in our 2023 Authors Event!
Fall ScholarSip Speaker Uses Film & Storytelling to Advance Climate Justice
Submitted on December 9, 2022 - 12:42PM
Drexel Assistant Professor Ben Kalina from the Westphal College of Media Arts & Design kicked off the Libraries' 2022/23 ScholarSip event series with an informative and engaging session on climate activism and filmmaking.
DUL Author Event Offers Strategies for Using Creative Expression to Manage Stress & Trauma
Submitted on December 7, 2022 - 12:31PM
On Nov. 30, CNHP Professor Girija Kaimal led a session on using creative self-expression to manage stress and trauma. Read the recap of the event.
Photo Essay: Libraries Staff Enjoy a Unique Look at West Philadelphia through the Lens of Public Murals During 2022 Staff Appreciation Day
Submitted on October 4, 2022 - 2:09PM
In July, Libraries staff gathered together for the first in-person staff appreciation day since before the pandemic, which included a Mural Arts tour around West Philadelphia.
Drexel Libraries' Fall Events to Focus on Building Community In Person and Online
Submitted on October 4, 2022 - 2:00PM
Read about the Drexel Libraries' upcoming events, including Wednesdays@Noon webinars, ScholarSip, and Open Access Week.
Celebrate Open Access Week 2022 with the Drexel Libraries
Submitted on September 27, 2022 - 1:20PM
Celebrate Open Access Week with the Drexel Libraries! Learn more about the different events we're hosting throughout the week of Oct. 24 - 30 to raise the importance of open access to information and research.
ScholarSip Turns 10 & Returns to Building Community In Person
Submitted on November 17, 2021 - 2:03PM
The Drexel Libraries is excited to celebrate 10 years of ScholarSip with its first in-person "food for thought" event since December 2019.
Drexel Libraries Announces Virtual & In-Person Events for Fall 2021
Submitted on September 14, 2021 - 2:52PM
The Drexel Libraries is excited to announce the return of in-person events for the first time since the COVID-19 pandemic. We invite you to join us for this mix of in-person and virtual programming throughout the year.
2020/2021 ScholarSip Series Concludes with Discussion on Drexel’s Partnership with SEPTA to Fight COVID-19
Submitted on June 8, 2021 - 11:49AM
During the Spring 2021 ScholarSip event, Drexel Engineering Professor Chris Sales discussed Drexel University’s new partnership with the Southeastern Pennsylvania Transportation Authority (SEPTA) to study and develop measures to prevent the spread of COVID-19 on public transit.
Archived “Philly Sounds” Inaugurates Libraries Diversity Webinar series
Submitted on June 8, 2021 - 11:48AM
On June 3, the Drexel Libraries launched its newest “Promoting Diversity through Drexel’s Archival & Special Collections," with a virtual tour and discussion about the Drexel Audio Archives and the Sigma Sound Studios Collections.
2021 Virtual Celebrating Drexel Authors Event Draws International Crowd
Submitted on April 30, 2021 - 12:25PM
On April 27, members of the Drexel community came together for the ninth annual Celebrating Drexel Authors event, held virtually via Zoom.
New ‘Resilience Award’ Presented to All Libraries Staff During the 12th Annual Library Celebration Awards
Submitted on April 7, 2021 - 1:39PM
During the 12th annual Library Celebration Awards, the Drexel Libraries not only honored six colleagues and two student employees for their outstanding accomplishments in 2020, but they also presented the entire staff with a new award for their hard work and resilience during COVID-19.
"Countdown to Vote" Increases Engagement in 2020 Election
Submitted on October 6, 2020 - 2:22PM
As part of the Drexel Votes initiative, the Libraries is pleased to host several webinars that focus on voting and elections, including sessions on at-home voting and COVID-19, election reform, and the electoral college.
Drexel Libraries Looks to Zoom to Continue Its Tradition of 'Toasting the End of the Academic Term' During COVID-19
Submitted on June 10, 2020 - 6:12PM
On June 8, sixty one participants came together via Zoom to recreate the stimulating break from the academic grind for which ScholarSip is known, just online.
11th Annual Library Celebration Awards Ceremony Held Online During COVID-19
Submitted on May 4, 2020 - 1:29PM
Drexel's campus is closed, but that didn't stop the Libraries from hosting its annual Library Celebration Awards. This year, the Libraries hosted the awards ceremony online.
Nearly 2,000 learn about the Drexel Libraries During “The Impact of Emergency Distance Learning on the Library” Webinar
Submitted on May 4, 2020 - 12:53PM
Last month, Danuta A. Nitecki, Dean of Libraries, joined three other academic library leaders for a panel discussion on the impact of distance learning on the library.
Did You Author or Edit a Book in 2019? We Want to Hear From You!
Submitted on February 26, 2020 - 9:23AM
Calling all Drexel faculty, staff and students! Did you author or edit a book in 2019? Send us your citation information for recognition in this year's Celebrating Drexel Authors event.
Drexel Libraries Welcomed Michelle Lowry as Fall 2019 ScholarSip Speaker
Submitted on December 17, 2019 - 10:03AM
Drexel LeBow College of Business and TD Bank Professor Michele Lowry described what happens when academics and industry collaborate during the Libraries' fall 2019 ScholarSip event.
Libraries' Inaugural Faculty Seminar Series Raises Awareness of Connecting to Scholarly Publications
Submitted on December 4, 2019 - 1:11PM
Last month, the Drexel Libraries kicked off its new faculty seminar series with a session that focused on guiding teaching faculty and staff to effectively discover and access resources for their courses.