Monthly Archives: August 2016

Introductions to our Library

With a new semester just around the corner, we are offering a variety of events to help you get acquainted (or re-acquainted) with the Starr Library:

Orientations and Tours

Every weekday (except Labor Day) starting Monday, August 29 through Friday, September 9 we offer one-hour orientation sessions, including a tour of the library, led by Ria Koopmans-de Bruijn.  Come find out how Starr Library works, and what services are available to you. Join us and learn to find your way around!  No advance sign-up necessary.  All sessions start at 3:00 pm at the library’s front desk.

Open House

On Thursday, September 8, 3:00-4:30 PM we will hold an Open House in our main reading room.  All Public Service staff will be present, so you can get to know us.  Refreshments will be served.   We look forward to welcoming you.

Introductions to Resources

Orientation sessions to introduce resources in all East Asian languages are scheduled for the last week of September as follows:

  • Tuesday, September 27, 2:00-3:30 PM — Japanese Studies Resources, with Sachie Noguchi
  • Wednesday, September 28, 10:00-11:30 AM — Chinese Studies Resources, with Chengzhi Wang
  • Thursday, September 29, 2:00-3:30 PM — Korean Studies Resources, with Hee-sook Shin
  • Friday, September 30, 1:00-2:30 PM — Tibetan Studies Resources, with Lauran Hartley

No advance sign-up necessary. All sessions will be approximately 90 minutes, and take place in our Kress Seminar Room.