Category Archives: Access Services

Avery Library Welcomes Students

Avery Library welcomes new and returning students! We hope you had a great vacation and are ready for the new semester.

Just a couple of quick reminders:

When we are not available for reference questions you can click on “Ask a Librarian” to be connected to Virtual Reference.

Our hours for the Fall semester are here.

We are giving tours of the library and resources. Here is the tour schedule:

Open tours (45 minutes; limited to 15 people/tour; sign-up sheets at the Avery Library Service Desk & meet at the Service Desk)

All held at 12noon

Thurs. 9/10 

Fri. 9/11
Tues. 9/15 
Thurs. 9/17 
Fri. 9/18
Mon. 9/21
Tues. 9/22
Thurs. 9/24
Fri. 9/25

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Scheduled tours as part of Departmental orientations:
Historic Preservation
Thurs. 9/3 — 1:00pm (2 tours) 

Art History
Thurs. 9/3 — 12noon (PhDs) 
Thurs. 9/3 — 2:00pm (Master’s)
Thurs. 9/3 — 3:00pm (Master’s/critical & curatorial studies)

Urban Planning 
Fri. 9/4  12noon (2 tours)
Fri. 9/4 —  1:00pm

 

Avery Summer 2015 Work Zone

Summer Work 2015Beginning August 6th, Avery’s 200-level reading rooms will be intermittently closed for renovations. Readers are welcome to use the 300-level main reading room, but patron access to the 200-level reading rooms will not be permitted during closure dates.

CLOSURE DATES
August 6-7: ALL 200-level reading rooms closed
August 17 – 30: ALL 200-level reading rooms closed
August 8-30: room 222 graduate reading room closed

For access to the following 200-level areas and materials, use the elevator on the 300-level and walk through the Room 221 stacks.
Avery Classics Collection
Avery Drawings & Archives
Art Properties
Books in Room 221 & Fine Arts Stacks
Periodicals on 100-level

For information about access to library materials, equipment, as well as reader and reference
services, please see updated information on the Avery Summer Work Zone webpage

We hope you will pardon this disruption and look forward with us to the newly renovated spaces for the fall term.

For assistance, please contact Avery Access Services.

Avery Library Welcomes Students

avery.2008-04-30.DSC_0122Avery Library welcomes new and returning students! We hope you had a great vacation and are ready for the new semester.

Just a couple of quick reminders:

When we are not available for reference questions you can click on “Ask a Librarian” to be connected to Virtual Reference.

Our hours for the Fall semester are here.

We are giving tours of the library and resources. Here is the tour schedule:

Open tours (45 minutes; limited to 15 people/tour; sign-up sheets at the Avery Library Service Desk & meet at the Service Desk):

Thur. 9/4 @ 12noon
Fri. 9/5 @ 12noon
Mon. 9/8 @ 12noon
Tues. 9/9 @ 12noon
Thurs. 9/11 @ 12noon
Fri. 9/12 @ 12noon
Mon. 9/15 @ 12noon
Tues. 9/16 @ 12noon
Thurs. 9/18 @ 12noon
Fri. 9/19 @12noon

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Urban Planning:
Tues. 8/26 @ 1:30, 2:30, 3:30

Historic Preservation:
Thurs. 8/28 @ 1:00 & 4:00

Art History:
Thurs. 8/28 @ 12noon (Ph.D.’s), 2:00 (Master’s), 3:00 (Master’s)

Best wishes,

Avery Staff

Avery 100 level closed 6/17-19

Compact shelvingThe 100-level will be closed Tues. June 17 – Thurs. June 19 for the long-awaited compact storage fix.  

On Tues. June 17, the serial volumes on the stacks will be moved onto movable carts.  These carts (approx. 50) will be stored where the tables are and wherever else there is any available room.  On Wed. June 18, the compact storage fixers will work on the units themselves.  On Thurs. June 19, the volumes will be move back onto their shelves.  

Access staff will page volumes from 9am-5pm as much as we are able for staff and patrons, during this time.  Requests should be made through the Service Desk. 

The terminals and the scanners will not be accessible.

Avery Tours still Available

Avery Architectural and Fine Arts Library

Fall 2013 Orientation Tours

 Sign up for tours at the Service Desk in Avery Library.

Meet at the Service Desk.

 

   Day

   Date

   Time

   Tuesday

   Sept. 17

   12:00-12:45

   Thursday

   Sept. 19

   12:00-12:45

   Friday

   Sept. 20

   12:00-12:45

   Monday

   Sept. 23

   12:00-12:45

   Tuesday

   Sept. 24

   12:00-12:45

   Thursday

   Sept. 27

   12:00-12:45

Welcome back students!!

Avery Library welcomes back students! We hope you had a great vacation and are ready for the new semester.

Just a couple of quick reminders:

When we are not available for reference questions you can click on "Ask a Librarian" to be connected to Virtual Reference.

Our hours for the Spring semester are here.

Best wishes,

Avery Staff