Friday, January 29, 2010

UBorrow Discontinued

Due to budgetary constraints, the State System of Higher Education libraries are discontinuing UBorrow, the Interlibrary Loan system that allowed you to automatically request books from other state system libraries. In the future, please continue to request books through PALCI and books and articles through ILLIAD. For additional information about Interlibrary Loan, please visit this page:

Monday, January 25, 2010

LibQual Results

Results of the LibQual survey conducted last semester are here. We in the library are busily reviewing them, so watch this blog for news about changes coming to the library, based on these results.

You can see the results yourself:

Bloomsburg LibQual 2009 Results (this opens a PDF file)
Written Comments from the LibQual Survey (this opens an Excel file)

Thursday, January 21, 2010

Essay Contest

Enter the 2010 Sunshine Week essay contest. Write 600-700 words on the topic of transparency in government, and win $250!

Deadline is February 8.

For more information and complete contest rules, go to

The contest is sponsored by the Andruss Library Government Documents Unit.

Work Study Information

Information for students interested in work study positions in the library is now available online:

A link is also available under the "For Students" heading on the library homepage. This page lists the steps you should take to apply for a position, as well as an application to download.

Tuesday, January 19, 2010

Welcome Back

The staff and faculty at Harvey A. Andruss library welcome you back for the 2010 Spring Semester. Whether you are on campus, taking classes at a remote location, or enrolled in an online course, we are here for you. Please don’t hesitate to stop by or call us for your information service needs.

Reference Desk: 570-389-4204
Circulation Desk: 570-389-4205