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October 24, 2016

  • Image preview All Day: Student Success Series, beginning October 24th
    The Academic Success Center is offering a series of programs on a variety of topics that are designed to help you to bring your best to the second half of the semester. You are invited to attend, stop in at one of our walk-in hours, or set up an individual appointment with a member of our team. Email us with questions at
  • 4:00pm: Numbers: Tell your story, beautifully!
    In this session, learn how to create spreadsheets that stand out from everyone else. 
  • Image preview 7:00pm: Oct. 24: Open Mic
    Read a poem or a story, sing a song, show a film clip, tell a joke, share something you’ve made. All welcome. 7 pm.

Quick Facts

  • 3,720 DVDs at McQuade–plus 23,232 online videos. What do you want to watch?

  • 9,698 items in the Education Resources Collection on McQuade’s 2nd floor. 

  • 286,521 items were held by McQuade on June 30, 2016.  We have what you need.

  • 24,500+ photos of Merrimack in our Media Center collection.

  • 17,002 items were checked out of McQuade Library last year.

  • 169,913 views or downloads from McQuade’s online resources last year.

  • 378 and counting…course and subject guides to help you with your research at McQuade Library.

  • 109,000+ journals are available from the McQuade Library. Journal Finder

  • 220+ databases are available through McQuade Library for your research! Resource List

  • 1,383 students, on average, use McQuade Library between midnight and 7 AM each month.

  • 148 hours a week – McQuade’s open for you. Study early or late.

  • ACCESS – make sure your password is set to access library resources from off campus! How-to

  • SHHH… The Foisy Family Silent Study Room on the 2nd floor of McQuade is the place to go to concentrate!

  • 24/5 MACKcard holders:  McQuade Library opens at 10am on Sunday and doesn’t close til 12 on Friday–plus we’re here 10am to midnight on Saturday.