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Festival of Lessons and Carols

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Visit the Maxwell Music Library to see the latest display which highlights recordings of the Furman Chamber Choir’s annual Festival of Lessons and Carols.

PASCAL Delivers Deadline

The end of the semester is fast approaching, and schools across the state will not lend books over the holidays.  Wednesday, December 12th is the last day that you may make a request through PASCAL Delivers. Deliveries will resume and requests may again be made Wednesday, January 2nd.pascal

Up All Night in the Science Library

Anytime is the right time to study in the Sanders Science Library during finals week. We’ll be open all night before exam days, so come on over when you need that perfect place to review for exams or finish up term papers. And, as always, the snack fairy arrives at midnight!

Sanders Science Library Exam Week Hours:
Wed., Dec 12    8:30 am – Midnight
Thu.,  Dec 13    OPEN 24 HOURS
Fri.,    Dec 14    Midnight – 5:00 pm
Sat.,   Dec 15    10:30 am – 7:30 pm
Sun.,  Dec 16    1:00 pm – Midnight
Mon., Dec 17    OPEN 24 HOURS
Tue.,  Dec 18    OPEN 24 HOURS
Wed., Dec 19    Midnight – 4:30 pm

Tuesday 12/11: Duke Library Open 10:00am – 2:00am

Duke Library will be open from 10:00am through 2:00am on Tuesday, 12/11. The Music and Science Libraries will be open from 10:00am through midnight. Please check the Library website for updated schedule information.

Monday 12/10: Duke Library Open 10:00am – 2:00am

Duke Library will be open from 10:00am through 2:00am on Monday, 12/10. The Music and Science Libraries will be open from 1:00pm through midnight. Please check the Library website for updated schedule information.

Research Assistance will be available via chat from 10:00am through 10:00pm.

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Sunday 12/9: Duke Library open 1:00pm – 10:00pm

Duke Library will be open from 1:00pm through 10:00pm on Sunday, 12/9. The Music and Science Libraries will be closed. Please check the Library website for updated schedule information.

Lab Life: Chemists and Their Contributions

book display in Sanders Science Library

Lab Life: Chemists and Their Contributions
A new display in the Sanders Science Library highlights biographies of chemists.

  • The Experimental Self: Humphry Davy and the Making of a Man of Science
  • Walther Nernst: Pioneer of Physics and of Chemistry
  • Master Mind: The Rise and Fall of Fritz Haber, the Nobel Laureate Who Launched the Age of Chemical Warfare
  • Lavoisier in the Year One: The Birth of a New Science in an Age of Revolution
  • Image and Reality: Kekulé, Kopp, and the Scientific Imagination
  • Obsessive Genius: The Inner World of Marie Curie
  • Climbing the Limitless Ladder: A Life in Chemistry
  • Follow the Chemistry: Lure, Lore and Life: An Autobiography of Goh Lai Yoong
  • Prometheans in the Lab: Chemistry and the Making of the Modern World
  • African American Women Chemists
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    Fall Exam Hours

    Furman Track Team member, Jim Webster, takes first place in the 1962 News Piedmont Relays. Furman University, Special Collections and Archives

    You’re almost at the finish line! To help you get through finals, the James B. Duke Library has extended its hours.
    December 9 Sunday 1pm – 10pm
    December 10 Monday 10am – 2am
    December 11 Tuesday 10am – 2am
    December 12 Wednesday 8am – 2am
    December 13 Thursday 8am – 2am
    December 14 Friday 8am – 8pm
    December 15 Saturday 10am – 8pm
    December 16 Sunday 10am – 2am
    December 17 Monday 8am – 2am
    December 18 Tuesday 8am – 2am
    December 19 Wednesday 8am – 5pm