Buildings & Facilities

News for Buildings & Facilities

  • Posted on: Wednesday, 22 March 2017 - 1:11pm
    Opening March 27, the Tiger Tea Room at Firestone Library is a pilot test project launched in response to Library patrons’ popular request for on-site, easily-accessible beverages and snacks. The Tiger Tea Room will have a trial run through early June 2017. During this period, we will be gathering... Related to:
  • Posted on: Tuesday, 11 February 2014 - 3:07pm
    New graduate study spaces, stack areas, and the grand 3rd Floor Reading Room are now open as this phase of the Firestone renovation is complete. Firestone's 2nd and 3rd floors are now light-filled study spaces, decked out with new carrels, mid-century modern study furniture, and new shelving.... Related to:
  • Posted on: Tuesday, 10 December 2013 - 3:46pm
    Over the weekend, history graduate students began moving into the new history graduate study at A-8B (Firestone Library) on A floor, adjacent to a new history reference reading room at A-7B. The new graduate study features 80 carrels for history and history of science grad students, and the...
  • Posted on: Wednesday, 4 December 2013 - 8:36am
    The Data and Statistical Services (DSS) Lab has moved to its new location -- A-12-G (Firestone Library).   The new location is enclosed in glass and features an inviting new work area.    The lab has the same hours as Firestone Library but staffing differs depending on the time of the year and is...
  • Posted on: Tuesday, 17 September 2013 - 8:37am
    The Mendel Music Library has a new circulation / public services desk. Installation finished up during the first week of September, just in time for the start of the fall semester.   The efficient new design optimizes the space for library staff and provides a much more attractive service venue... Related to:
  • Posted on: Tuesday, 29 November 2011 - 12:00am
    Marquand Library has a total of four public printers at present. Library staff do our best to ensure that the printers are loaded with paper and toner, but we rely on library users to report problems to us as they occur. Some tips for solving printer jams have now been posted near printers, and we... Related to:
  • Posted on: Tuesday, 29 November 2011 - 12:00am
    In recent months, both Mendel Music Library and the Architecture Library have had thefts reported of laptops and money. Some money was stolen from a 3rd-Floor carrel in Marquand this past summer, when the library was virtually empty. We encourage Marquand Library users to refrain from leaving cell... Related to: