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A student petition created Wednesday to reinstate Ellis Library hours that run 24 hours and 5 days a week, which they provided students last year, now has more than 2,000 signatures.

Ellis Library currently closes at midnight from Sunday to Thursday, and at 7 p.m. on Friday and Saturday because of budget cuts. The petition was created by senior Gabriella Martinez.

To preempt the change in hours, last year, Matt Gaunt, director of advancement for MU Libraries, proposed a library fee that would... read more

Park University announces the appointment of Jon Ritterbush as the director of library services and learning commons. Ritterbush began his duties at Park on Sept. 1.

In his position, Ritterbush is responsible for the development and management of the University’s learning commons, which includes the McAfee Memorial Library and the Academic Support Center, housed within the newly renovated Norrington Center. He is also responsible for defining the strategic direction of the learning... read more

In an effort to assist displaced students of the now defunct ITT Technical Institute, St. Charles Community College has organized planning sessions that could help in their continued pursuit of a higher education.

On Tuesday, September 20, SCC will offer former ITT students the opportunity to learn about SCC programs that align with ITT programs, information about financial aid, and more. Fees for the application for admission for these students will be waived, college officials said.

Sessions will be held at 3:30 p.m. and 6 p.m. on Tuesday, September 20, in Room 205 in the... read more

Get a bird’s-eye view of the construction on the Olin Library Transformation project. (For desktops and laptops only. Recommended browsers are Chrome, Safari, and Firefox.)

Southeast Missouri State University’s Kent Library is pairing with the St. Louis Astronomical Society (SLAS) to increase area residents’ knowledge of objects in the night sky as part of the Library Telescope Program.

Beginning Sept. 9, individuals with a valid library card will be able to check out an Orion StarBlast 4.5-inch telescope for a seven-day period.

“The telescopes provide a platform for education and programming,” said Christy Mershon, director of Southeast’s Continuing and Extended Education.

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