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February 11, 2016

  • Image preview 11:00am - 3:00pm: Think Globally/Act Locally: Feed Your Neighbor
    Join us again this year for a day of interfaith service! Pack nutritious meals for the Merrimack Valley Food Bank at a time of year when supplies are low.
  • Image preview 2:30pm - 4:30pm: Shut up and Write!
    In the spirit of you don’t need to “go it alone”with your writing and research agenda, the CETL is pleased to offer you support options. The first is the introduction of weekly Shut up and Write! sessions.
  • Image preview 7:00pm: February 11: Poetry of the Body
    Join us in the Writers House for an evening of poetry and performance to celebrate and reflect on the body. What does society say about our bodies? What do you want to say about them, about what you love or struggle with about your own body? Come recite a poem or story, sing a song (your own or someone else’s), or come to support and enjoy. 
    7 pm

    This event sponsored by the Office of Wellness Education. 

Quick Facts

  • 3,585 DVDs at McQuade–plus 21,000 online videos. What do you want to watch?

  • 9,367 items in the Education Resources Collection on McQuade’s 2nd floor. Good Night Moon!

  • 267,684 items were held by McQuade on June 30, 2015.  What do you need?

  • 18,000+ photos of Merrimack in our Media Center collection.

  • 17,567 items were checked out of McQuade Library last year.

  • 156,138 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.

  • 105,500+ journals are available from the McQuade Library. Journal Finder

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

  • 1,026 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.