To celebrate National Library Week, April 9-15, 2017, Pollak Library decided it would be fun to host a Literary Peeps Diorama contest. About National Library Week First sponsored in 1958, National Library Week is a national observance sponsored by the American Library Association (ALA) and libraries across the country each April. It is a time Continue Reading »
Richard Cho (instruction/reference librarian) delves into literature that features libraries as both its main setting and impetus for the main conflict in the storyline.
Does art imitate life, or does life imitate art? In this Pollak Library blog article, Cataloging & Metadata Librarian Samuel T Barber investigates songs that have been influenced by works of literature and literary authors.
Samuel T Barber (Cataloging & Metadata Librarian) takes an experimental excursion to see if a disparate collection of first lines and last lines from various unconnected works of literature can be recited and set to original music in order to create a completely new work.