Category Archives: books

Marygrove Library Book Discussion Group

Marygrove Library is hosting their multicultural first book discussion group. During the dates of September 2nd, 2014 through September 27th, 2014, students, faculty, staff, alumni, and guests are invited to review multicultural book titles and submit their first and second … Continue reading

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Enter your book suggestions for the Marygrove Library’s summer reading list

We need your participation!  The Marygrove Library is developing a summer reading list that we hope will be reflective of the diverse tastes and interests of our entire college community.   If there is a book that you would like to … Continue reading

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Download eBooks @ Marygrove Library

Did you know the library offers free eBooks to download or read on your computer or mobile device?  Marygrove offers students ebooks from eBrary, containing in a wide range of subjects: fine art, social work, to advanced science, and more.  … Continue reading

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Now you can have access to American libraries, archives, and museums with the Digital Public Library of America (DPLA)

The Digital Public Library of America launched today at dp.la.  Planning for the DPLA began in 2010 to bring to life the vision of a comprehensive public American online library. The project houses millions of items including: images, text, moving … Continue reading

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Deadline for participating in World Book Night is Weds, Jan 23

The Marygrove College Library will be participating in World Book Night on April 23rd, 2013. “On World Book Night, 25,000 book-givers each give away 20 FREE copies of a specially-printed, not-for-resale World Book Night U.S. edition of a book they … Continue reading

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The Banned Books Read-in is today from 3pm-6pm. Enter our raffle to win a gift card to Barnes and Noble!

Come celebrate Banned Books Week with the Marygrove Library from 3pm-6pm today in the Beyond the Words Gallery! Our presenters will be reading passages from their favorite banned books and light refreshments will be served. Enter our Banned Books raffle … Continue reading

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Marygrove Library Needs More Presenters for Banned Books Week

Marygrove Library is calling for volunteers to participate in our Banned Books event on October 3rd from 3pm to 7pm in the Beyond the Words Gallery.  Participants will read one passage aloud from their favorite banned book and participate in discussion. … Continue reading

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