Galvin Library Archive

  • Study Week Hours Added at Galvin Library

    Study Week Hours Added at Galvin Library

    Paul V. Galvin Library will be offering a second week of 24-hour access on both levels to give you optimal access as you prepare for the end of the semester. Study Week starts on Sunday, November 25 when Galvin Library opens at noon and the library will remain open 24 hours on both levels all week. Study Week is followed immediately by the popular 24-hour Finals Week, which ends at 5:00 pm on Friday, December 7. That means you will have 293 hours or 13 straight days of 24-hour access to the entire space at Galvin Library!

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    FDR: Elected in Spite of or Because of His Disability?

    The Center for Disability Resources and Paul V. Galvin Library present "FDR: Elected in Spite of or Because of his Disability?" on Wednesday, October 24 at 7:00 pm in Siegel Hall Auditorium.

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  • Use Galvin Library’s Tips to Prepare for the Career Fair

    Use Galvin Library’s Tips to Prepare for the Career Fair

    When the Career Management Center surveys the companies that have attended the annual IIT Career Fair, the company representatives say the same thing: IIT students are exceedingly smart and polite but are unprepared to talk about the company itself or the industry they are in. This year, set yourself apart by using the Career Fair Pro Tips Guide created by librarians at Paul V. Galvin Library.

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  • Reducing Printing at IIT

    Reducing Printing at IIT

    Beginning this fall, free printing credits are being reduced to 250 per semester. The credits will continue to roll over between semesters until the end of the summer term when all accounts are wiped and reloaded with fresh print credits for the fall. Free print credits do not represent actual money, but if students need, they can add their own funds for additional printing.

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  • Help Re-design the IIT Website

    Help Re-design the IIT Website

    Both the IIT university website and the Galvin Library website will be undergoing a re-design process this fall and we need your help.

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  • Staff Privileges and Using Galvin Library Resources

    Staff Privileges and Using Galvin Library Resources

    Did you know that IIT staff has library privileges? Summer is the perfect time to take a few minutes and stop by the circulation desk on Galvin Library’s lower level where you can set up your library account and get started using library resources.

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  • Finals Week Hours at Galvin Library

    Finals Week Hours at Galvin Library

    Starting on Saturday, April 28 when the library opens at 8:30 am, both the upper and lower levels will be open 24 hours a day, and the entire building will not close until Friday, May 4 at 5:00 pm.

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  • International Student Library Survey for Galvin Library

    International Student Library Survey for Galvin Library

    Galvin Library is conducting a survey of international students to discover how they use the library. If you are an international student, please take a few minutes to complete this survey. Your responses will help us to better understand your academic needs and allow us to enhance our research help services.

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  • Avoiding Plagiarism: what do you need to cite?

    Avoiding Plagiarism: what do you need to cite?

    Attend a session on Thursday, April 19 from 3:15 – 3:50 pm in the Galvin Library’s Library Learning Center (lower level) to learn more about citations and plagiarism. Sign up here 1. Which of the following is considered plagiarism? (Choose…

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  • Take the Galvin Library Cell Phone Survey and Win a B&N Gift Card!

    Take the Galvin Library Cell Phone Survey and Win a B&N Gift Card!

    Galvin Library first ran a cell phone survey last year, and is now repeating the survey to see how smartphone use at IIT has changed since then.

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