Welcome and welcome back! It’s mid-August as I write and every day I’m seeing more students, faculty and staff around The Hilltop – the campus is quickly returning to the vibrant, dynamic place we all enjoy. I am truly excited that there is so much news to share from Gleeson. While there were a number … Continue reading Fall 2022 Library Dean’s Update
Please join the Gleeson Library | Geschke Learning Resource Center and the University of San Francisco Alumni network for an evening of celebration as we recognize University of San Francisco alumni authors. Come and make a new connection in the vibrant alumni network of writers and artists in the San Francisco community. Thursday, Feb. 27th from … Continue reading An Evening with USF Alumni Authors
#libraryshelfie day on Instagram is Wednesday January 29. What’s a library shelfie? It’s just like a selfie, but taken with books. You can shoot your photo in Gleeson, at your favorite bookstore, in front of your own library — wherever you and books happen to be! If you’re into being in the photo great – but certainly … Continue reading Instagram – Library Shelfie Day 1/29/14
Over the last few weeks we’ve done a little rearranging on the 2nd floor of Gleeson | Geschke. We love the way the study space looks and we hope you do too! While we had the floor cleared of furniture, library folks kicked around a few ideas on how we could have a little fun. … Continue reading Library Book Dominos!
What a difference a little carpet, paint and some furniture can make!Please stop by the second floor of Gleeson | Geschke to check things out. We hope you’ll like what we’ve done and you might agree – it’s one of the best spots in the library to study! Thanks to Shae for the blog post … Continue reading The Best Library Study Spot – Geschke 2nd Floor
The ’51 Dons football team is being honored all week at the University of San Francisco. We’ve put together a few things from #usfca’s Archives and made a display in the library. My favorite – a replica jersey from the 1951 season. Players in the photo include Ollie Matson, Vince Sakowski and Bert Toler. Look for … Continue reading Unbeaten, Untied and Uninvited – USF’s 1951 Football Team
USF’s Creative Activity and Research Day (CARD) is this Friday, April 19th in Fromm Hall. This annual one-day conference celebrates the research, artistic, and creative work of USF undergraduate and graduate students. It is a great way for students to present the results of their hard work and showcase their knowledge outside of the classroom. Student talks start this Friday … Continue reading USF Student Creative Activity and Research Day
Gleeson Library is thrilled to co-sponsor an evening with poet Richard Tillinghast: Finding Ireland: A Poet’s Explorations Of Irish Literature and Culture Thursday, April 4 Berman Room, Fromm Hall 5-6:30 pm. Booksigning and reception to follow in the Thacher Gallery, Gleeson Library-Geschke Center. Continue reading Finding Ireland
Debates in the Digital Humanities Lecture Gleeson Library Rare Book Room 3rd Floor. Feb 7th. Twitter #USFDH http://bit.ly/X9K76O The University of San Francisco will be hosting a lecture and reception with Matthew Gold, Editor of Debates in the Digital Humanities (U of Minnesota Press, 2012). Continue reading Debates in the Digital Humanities Lecture
Good luck on finals and have a great winter break. If you’re graduating – congratulations!! Continue reading Happy Holidays!