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A Semester of Celebrating Walsh25
As you may know by now, Walsh Library recently celebrated its 25th “silver” anniversary! This remarkable milestone was commemorated during the Fall 2022 semester through the campaign, Walsh25. Read on to discover how we celebrated Walsh25 all semester long!
A Guide for Researching Rural America
Living, or studying, in the largest city in the United States, it is easy to forget about our own rural backyard. That is one reason the American Rural Studies research guide has been created. This blog post explores all this new guide has to offer!
Falling Back into Standard Time…One Last Time?
The Sunshine Protection Act of 2021 would extend daylight saving time as a permanent fixture in the United States for the entire year, and not just from the usual March to November period. If it becomes law, it means the clocks will not change after the “spring forward” from standard time in March 2023. For now, daylight saving time remains, but could this be the very last time we set our clocks back? Only time will tell!
One Million Downloads
The Fordham Research Commons has reached a new milestone: One Million Downloads! Read all about this extraordinary achievement here.
Celebrate Hispanic Heritage Month
In the United States, Hispanic Heritage Month is celebrated annually from September 15th to October 15th. This is a time to remember and honor the cultures and contributions of Hispanic Americans whose ancestors came from Spain, Mexico, the Caribbean, and Central and South America.
The Walsh25 Research Guide
By now, you might have heard the exciting news about Walsh Library turning 25 years old this Fall 2022 semester. Now, you can learn even more about the anniversary in the new Walsh25 research guide!
Walsh25: Walsh Library Turns 25
This year marks a monumental milestone for the William D. Walsh Family Library, as it has been one quarter of a century since the building first opened its doors in the Fall of 1997. There is no better way to commemorate this historic birthday of our beloved building than by launching the library-wide campaign – Walsh25!
The University Libraries Survival Guide
The Fall 2022 semester has officially begun! The University Libraries is thrilled to open its doors to the Fordham community. Whether you are a library novice or a seasoned veteran, you can use this blog post as a guide to the plethora of resources and services available to you.
Respect My Authority!: Behind the Curtain of Cataloging
Discover how catalogers use a process called authority control to provide proper indexing and consistency to the library catalog.