Archive for May, 2009

New Resource on Supreme Court Nominee Sonia Sotomayor

May 29th, 2009

The Law Library of Congress has launched a new resource on Supreme Court Nominee Sonia Sotomayor. The site contains information on articles and books by Sotomayor, Congressional documents, cases, and web resources.

Looking Back on the Class of 1959

May 27th, 2009

“Looking Back on The Class of 1959” is currently on display in Special Collections, The College of Wooster Libraries. This exhibit features photographs, programs, and memorabilia from The College Archives Collection circa 1958- 1959. Theatre productions from the W. Stanley Schutz Theatre Collection highlight ”Arms and the Man” and the faculty production of “Abie’s Irish Rose,” starring Howard F. Lowry, Eve Richmond, Ralph Young, William Taeusch, William C. Craig, and Winford B. Logan. Guest actor John Beal also appeared in a campus production of “Everyman Today.” Materials from Color Day 1958 celebrate the crowning of Color Day queen Nancy Ann Gopel (1959). The exhibit is available for viewing Monday – Friday 8 a.m. – 3 p.m., May 22 – June 30, 2008. Special arrangements can be made for small groups to view additional works from this collection. For more information, contact Denise Monbarren (ext. 2527) or Elaine Smith Snyder (ext. 2155).

Follow us on Twitter

May 6th, 2009

The Libraries have set up a Twitter account.  We will initially be using it to post quick updates if systems or databases are experiencing problems.  To follow us you can find us at or our hash tag is #cowlib.

What’s New? How about our blog

May 6th, 2009

We have transitioned our blog to the new campus blog system.  We have a “snazzier” design.  In the coming year we will be transitioning the entire Libraries web site to the new campus design.