Shelf Life: Life & Times at Taylor Library

Check It Out on OverDrive!

Check out this summer's most popular audio and ebooks! 

How Democracies Die
Every Note Played
Mind Illuminated
Handmaid's Tale
Harry Potter & the Sorcerer's Stone
Red Sparrow
Woman in Cabin 10
Other Einstein
Library at the Edge of the World

Staff Spotlight

Please join us in welcoming Jenny Akins to the library! 

                            Jenny has a Master’s Degree in Library and Information Science from the University of Missouri-Columbia and a Bachelor’s in history and Germanic studies from Indiana University-Bloomington. She has several years’ experience in academic libraries and a passion for assisting users in the research process. In her spare time, Jenny enjoys traveling and gardening. Her job responsibilities at Taylor Library include providing research assistance to students, faculty, and staff, and creating and maintaining library LibGuides.


Center for Educational & Emerging Technology

Jo Ann Mattson

We miss the Kinkel Center already, but everyone here is really excited to welcome Jo Ann Mattson and the campus Center for Educational & Emerging Technology to the second floor of the library. Stop by and check out the progress and keep an eye on Shelf Life and your inbox for updates!

How Do YOU Use the Library?

Suggest materials
Share assignments
Promote LibGuides
Double-check holdings
Explore Open Educational Resources
Consider putting textbooks on reserve
Use streaming video like AVON and Films on Demand
Meet us for coffee

Featured Guide

Featured Resource: EBR


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