Thursday, April 16, 2015

Throwback Thursday: National Library Week

by Heather Kushnerick, Special Collections Librarian & College Archivist

To celebrate National Library Week (April 12-18, 2015), we have two photos, both from 1980. The first is of the Fred Parks Law Library. Well, kind of.  Our current library was built in 2000 and opened in 2001. Prior to construction the area was an outdoor terrace.
The library itself was situated on the first and second floors, and occupied the area that currently houses the Treece Courtroom, Career Resources, Development & Alumni Relations, and the Frank Evans Center. If you stood at the library entrance, it looked like this:
Please note the card catalog on the right side and then go thank a librarian for all of the databases and online resources you can access from anywhere in the world. You could also bring flowers and chocolate. We like those.