The Marygrove Library Book Discussion Group Seeks Votes For Its Next Read

On December 2, 2014 at 4:30 pm Marygrove Library held their first Book Discussion Group in the Daniel Fisher Room to discuss Middlesex by Jeffrey Eugenides.  Four participants were in attendance and engaged in a lively conversation exploring such themes as gender, nature vs. nurture, genetics, family dynamics, as well the circular narrative of Cal.

If you would like to participate in selecting next book for next semester’s Book Discussion Group an online ballot with the proposed choices and brief synopsis is available @  https://www.surveymonkey.com/s/XGT7BXB.

If you would prefer to submit a hard copy of your book choice selection, Bee A Reader Ballot are available at the Circulation Desk.

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December 1-4 the Marygrove Library is open to students until midnight

At the request of the Marygrove College Student Government Association, the library will extend its hours of operation for the last week of Fall 2014 classes.

From Monday, December 1, through Thursday, December 4, parts of the library will remain open until midnight. The Fisher Room and the Research & Technology Commons (aka the reference room) will remain open; the stacks and the lower level will remain closed.

Students, we encourage you to give us feedback on these extended hours. Do you welcome this change? Is this helpful in terms of your study needs? Would you like to see extended hours next semester as well? You can call us at 313.927.1346 or email us at marygrovelibrary@gmail.com.

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The Library’s Book Discussion Group will meet Tuesday, December 2 at 4:30 PM in the Fisher Room

Marygrove Library's Book Discussion Group Invites you to discuss "Middlesex" by Jeffrey Eugenides, Tuesday, December 2nd from 4:30 PM to 5 PM in the Daniel Fisher Room of the Library.  Refreshments served.

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The Library will be closed November 27-30th for Thanksgiving

The Library will be closed November 27-30th for the Thanksgiving holiday.  We’ll see you back here on Monday!

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Presenting Marygrove Library’s Multicultural Book Group!

Who: Students, Faculty, Staff, Alumni, and Guests

What: Marygrove Library invites the entire college community to participate in their first multicultural book discussion group. Join us by independently reading Middlesex by Jeffrey Eugenides . Multiple copies will be available for checkout at the library Circulation Desk. In addition, there will be an online book discussion group, as well as an informal book discussion group/gathering in which refreshments will be served. Copies of the book will be raffled off at the in-person book discussion group. You must be present to win.

Where can I checkout a copy of the chosen book: Marygrove Library

Where can I participate in the online book discussion group? http://marygrovelibrarysonlinebookdiscussiongroup.wordpress.com/

When should I read the selected title?

October 23rd, 2014 thru November 30th, 2014

When can I participate in the online book discussion group?

October 23rd, 2014 thru November 30th, 2014

When can I participate in the in-person book discussion group?

Tuesday, December 2nd 4:30pm-6:00pm

Where will the physical book discussion group be located?

In the Daniel Fisher Room of Marygrove Library.

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Fisher Room

CLOSED

Library Fisher Room will not be available for group study this weekend (September 19th-21st). You will still be able to enter the library through the Fisher Room doors, but please walk through the space quietly.  Ask at the Circulation or Reference Desks for directions to alternative study areas. This is for this weekend only. We are sorry for the inconvenience and grateful for your cooperation and understanding.

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Fall 2014 Hours

Welcome new and returning students! Our Fall semester hours of operations will be:

Monday-Thursday: 8am* – 9am
Friday: 8am* – 6pm
Saturday: 8am – 4pm
Sunday: 1pm  – 5pmGREAT IDEAS START @ THE LIBRARY (1)

*Some library services, such as research help, will not be available until 9:30 am.

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