- Collins Library Links: Collins Library Completes NEH Grant – Resources to Support Teaching & Learning
- ‘Discover Collins Library!’ activity
- Puget Sound benefits from our partnership with the Orbis Cascade Alliance!
- Collins Library endorses the Joint Statement on Legislative Efforts to Restrict Education about Racism in American History
- Puget Sound Book Artists Returns to Collins Library
Category Archives: Did You Know?
University of Puget Sound supports student success by contributing modest funding to the Directory of Open Access Journals, where we are listed as a DOAJ Funder. This directory is supported via donation, and Puget Sound is proud to be contributing. … Continue reading
No dirges played nor were there any funeral processions leading to recycling when the Library catalog terminal died over the Winter Break. The elderly desktop computer had still been diligently helping the occasional patron look for the location of books, … Continue reading
Celebrate Black History Month by listening to songs of the Civil Rights Movement. The playlist, available from our streaming service Music & Performing Arts Online, is compiled from the Smithsonian Folkways archive of recorded performances. These freedom songs draw from … Continue reading
Collins Library Acquires 1st Completely 3D Printed Book by artist Tim Burtonwood, Art Institute of Chicago
Collins Library acquired this book for our Archives & Special Collections and will serve as a prototype and source of inspiration for Makers! We plan to re-create this design this summer and hope this book inspires you to think about … Continue reading
Our library is full of treasures. For example, we have 3 copies of the art magazine Verve. Launched in 1937, by French publisher Tériade, the magazine was focused on raising awareness of art to a new generation of painters and … Continue reading
For centuries people and organizations have tried to ban books and other materials ranging from the Bible to Harry Potter. Every September librarians put up displays for Banned Books Week in order to celebrate freedom of speech and our freedom … Continue reading
This year’s trivia quiz is all about people and based on one of our most popular databases filled with facts. Each clue has some connection with Valentine’s Day – it could be a profession, a color, a name or an … Continue reading
Only in power for forty days, this Italian was beloved for goodness: Pope Valentine This composer is known for Heartfelt music: Bruce Adolphe, The Tell Tale Heart Opera A comic with a sweet name: John Candy An actress and dancer … Continue reading
This week Collins Library was happy to host a very distinguished visitor: Flat Stanley. Stanley is a boy whose bulletin board flattens him one night in his bedroom. At first he is sad, but then he finds all sorts of … Continue reading
Fame isn’t just for people! Cats have been known to hold their own special roles too. Check out some of these famous felines.