We would like to invite you to the Library. Before classes begin on the 31st, we are here to help you. Things to do early: Attend a library tour: stop by on Tuesday or Thursday afternoon at 3:30 for a general tour. Set up your library account: come to the Front Desk with your student [...]
CFL light bulbs use 75% less energy than regular incandescent bulbs, last up to 10 times longer, save 2,000 times their weight in greenhouse gases, and must be disposed of properly. Now you no longer need to worry about where to dispose of these “GREEN” bulbs: just look for BLUE. Blue buckets with white lids [...]
The next time you visit the library, take a minute to stop in the front lobby and look at the beautiful antique print of Milan hanging above the display case. This historic view of the city was given to the Library by Ray Zilinskas, Director of the Chemical and Biological Weapons Nonproliferation Program at the [...]
Tomorrow is Earth Day and the Library is continuing to celebrate. We’ve been featuring different areas of our environmental studies collection all month – this week’s topic is ocean and marine resources. The display case in our front lobby is filled with books on marine conservation, protected areas, and fisheries. Tomorrow’s MIIS events include: Sustainability [...]
In honor of National Library Week – April 12-18 – the Library is inaugurating a new Faculty Authors Collection. Located on the second floor, adjacent to the New Books section, the Faculty Authors Collection houses books that are authored, edited or translated by MIIS faculty and staff. We’ve also included books that contain chapters authored [...]
This week’s Earth Day display features books about forest policy, deforestation and forest management. You might also want to add The Monterey Institute Conservation Symposium on April 25th to your calendar. conservationsymposiumflyer
The Library is celebrating Earth Day (April 22) during the entire month of April. Every week we’ll have a new display of books in our front lobby – this week we are featuring books on green business to tie in with the 2009 International Trade Conference, Trade and the Environment: the Value Proposition of Greening [...]
After almost 25 years, we have finally retired our antiquated security gate. When you walk into the library, you’ll see a new gate that allows you to enter or exit through either door. The front doors may now be opened automatically using the buttons located inside and outside the library.
Please join us in welcoming Monica Wilmot to the library team as our new Circulation/Interlibrary Loan Services Library Assistant. Monica worked at the UC Riverside Science Library while completing her BA in International Affairs. When you are in the library, stop by the front desk and introduce yourself to her.
The library will be closed Thursday, November 27 and Friday, November 28 for the Thanksgiving Holiday. We will be open hour normal weekend hours on Saturday and Sunday, 10:00AM – 10:00PM. HAPPY THANKSGIVING!!!