Monthly Archives: April 2012

Library Finals Extended Hours

Maag Library will extend our operating hours for the Spring term finals: SPRING FINALS EXTENDED HOURS May 5 – May 9         * Extended hours apply to the facilities and the Circulation Desk only. All other service … Continue reading

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Why do we love the smell of old books?

AbeBooks is on the case: According to this video, “Chemists at University College, London have investigated the old book odor and concluded that old books release hundreds of volatile organic compounds into the air from the paper. The lead scientist … Continue reading

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New YSU production premieres on PBS in April

    Ash and Smoke: The Holocaust in Salonika  will be televised  three times in April on our local PBS  stations from Western Reserve Public Media.  The premiere event is Thursday, April 12, at 9 PM on Channel 45.1.  It will … Continue reading

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